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The 2018 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity

The 2018 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity

Congratulations to our partners who were named amongst the nation’s Top 50 Companies for Diversity List that hire, retain and promote women, minorities and people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ and veterans by DiversityInc. DiversityInc’s extensive annual survey, established in 2001, yields an empirically driven ranking based on recruitment, talent development, senior leadership commitment, and supplier diversity. […]

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National Black MBA Association® Announces the Establishment of the Bakari Henderson Memorial Scholarship Fund

National Black MBA Association<sup>®</sup> Announces the Establishment of the Bakari Henderson Memorial Scholarship Fund

ATLANTA–(May 15, 2018)–The National Black MBA Association® (NBMBAA®) announced on July 17, 2017 the formation of The Bakari Henderson Memorial Scholarship Fund in honor of Bakari Henderson, a 22-year-old aspiring fashion designer from Austin, and former member of NBMBAA®, who was tragically murdered on July 7, 2017 on the Greek island of Zakynthos. Bakari was […]

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NBMBAA® Black Think Spring Symposium Recently Held at Morgan State University

NBMBAA<sup>®</sup> Black Think Spring Symposium Recently Held at Morgan State University

The National Black MBA Association® (NBMBAA®) held another Black Think Symposium on May 1, 2018 on the campus of Morgan State University. Leaders from the corporate, private, nonprofit, government and education sectors gathered to brainstorm on key topics tied to the educational landscape. LePra George, Director of Collegiate Partnerships opened the symposium and introduced President […]

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NATIONAL BLACK MBA ASSOCIATION ESTABLISHES SCHOLARSHIP TO HONOR MURDERED SCHOLAR

NATIONAL BLACK MBA ASSOCIATION ESTABLISHES SCHOLARSHIP TO HONOR MURDERED SCHOLAR

The National Black MBA Association has announced the formation of the Bakari Henderson Memorial Scholarship Fund, named in honor of a 22-year-old graduate of the University of Arizona, world traveler, and budding entrepreneur who was senselessly killed while vacationing in Greece.
An aspiring fashion designer, Bakari Henderson had an entrepreneurial spirit and read books like Malcolm […]

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NBMBAA’s Annual Conference and Expo has made TSNN’s 2018 List of the Top 50 Fastest Growing Shows!

Congrats to all of the winning shows!
Top 25 Fastest-Growing Shows – Attendance 

103rd RSNA Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting
AHRMM 17
AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2017
ASIS International
ATA Trade Show (Archery Trade Association)
Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show
CPhI North America & InformEx
Cultivate
EMS World Expo
FASHION COTERIE – Feb.
Fire-Rescue International
Halloween & Party Expo
IAAPA Attractions Expo 2017
ICAST (International Convention […]

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Black MBAs: Improving African American Representation Within Business Schools

Black MBAs: Improving African American Representation Within Business Schools

Harvard Business School and the National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) are pioneering initiatives to bolster African American representation within MBA cohorts
In 2016, a report by the Graduate Management Admissions Council (GMAC) concluded that African Americans were starkly underrepresented in business schools.
Only 8% of US-origin GMAT examinees were black. Low representation in the business school pipeline had implications […]

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National Black MBA Association® Partners with Johnson & Johnson

National Black MBA Association<sup>®</sup> Partners with Johnson & Johnson

Atlanta, GA (March 22, 2018) – The National Black MBA Association® (NBMBAA®) recently announced its partnership with Johnson & Johnson – the world’s largest and most broadly-based health care company. This partnership was created in an effort to break new grounds on everything from company culture and forward-thinking business practices, to diversity in the workplace, […]

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National Black MBA Association® Members Travel to Ghana For Trade and Education Mission

National Black MBA Association<sup>®</sup> Members Travel to Ghana For Trade and Education Mission

Atlanta, GA (March 5, 2018) – Members and leaders of the National Black MBA Association® (NBMBAA®) recently traveled to Accra, Ghana in February for the organization’s first ever trade and education mission. The delegation, consisting of 65 NBMBAA® members spent five days learning about potential business and investment opportunities as well as Ghanaian culture and […]

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National Black MBA Association® Hosts First Academic Advisory Council Forum

National Black MBA Association® Hosts First Academic Advisory Council Forum

Council established to support NBMBAA® meets to discuss “The Future of Work”
The National Black MBA Association® (NBMBAA®) hosted its first Academic Advisory Council Forum on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at the University of Miami School of Business. The council was established to support the National Black MBA Association® in offering best practices and strategies in […]

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