State Senator John E. Brooks honored Baldwin resident, Charlene Jackson Thompson, as his 2017 New York State Senate “Woman of Distinction.”

[video width="1280" height="720" mp4="http://liaacc.org/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Charlene-Jackson-Thompson-Esq.-Senator-Brooks-2017-Woman-of-Distinctionvia-torchbrowser.com_.mp4"][/video] Thompson represented Brooks’ 8th Senate District at the Annual “Women of Distinction” awards ceremony in Albany.  She was recognized along with more than 60 other honorees from across New York State. Brooks said, “There are remarkable women in our midst whose lives, work and accomplishments contribute…

Minority Business Development In America Locally and Nationally Still A Lofty Goal!

[video width="640" height="360" mp4="http://liaacc.org/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Growing-A-Business-Verizon-FiOS1-News-Long-Island-YouTubevia-torchbrowser.com_.mp4"][/video] Photo: Picture Left to Right: Christopher Watson, LIAACC’S Nassau Director, Sharon Davis, Vice President of LIAACC,Ron Busby, President, US Black Chambers, Inc. and Phil Andrews, LIAACC’S President Minority Business Development in America on both the local and national level in America remains a lofty goal. If…

Ron Busby, Sr. US Black Chambers President/CEO to Keynote LIAACC’S Regional Chamber Leadership Conference May 16, 2017 At Hofstra University

Long Island, New York – On May 16, 2017 Ron Busby, Sr. the President and CEO of the US Black Chambers, Inc. will be keynoting the Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. Regional Chamber Leadership Conference. The Conference will be held at Hofstra University Club and will begin…

LIAACC’S President Honored As Ambassador For Change At 2017 Black History Month Programs Sponsored By Press of South East Queens And Timesledger – Featured on NY1 News

    Feature Photos by Bruce Adler Honorees at the event included (l. to r.) Phil Andrews, Colby Christina, Michelle Stoddart, Kristel Johnson, Patrick B. Jenkins and Courtney Ffrench. BY NATHAN DUKE The Queens Tribune and PRESS of Southeast Queens honored seven individuals for their work with the southeast Queens…

New York State’s Regional Chamber of Commerce LIAACC Names Winnie Benjamin Regional MWBE Coordinator for Borough of Queens

Photo: LIAACC'S MWBE Regional Coordinator for Borough of Queen New York, NY - January 3, 2017 - New York State’s largest African American Chamber of Commerce LIAACC (Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. names Winnie Benjamin as MWBE Regional Coordinator for Borough of Queens. “Winnie Benjamin’s appointment as LIAACC’S MWBE Regional Coordinator…

LIAACC Black History Month Art Exhibit at Bloomingdale’s a Huge Success

Original Posted LongIsland.com written by Phil Andrews Thirteen African-American Artists’ work is currently on exhibit at the Bloomingdale’s Furniture Gallery in Roosevelt Field Mall in honor of Black History Month. The opening reception was held on February 4, 2015. Garden City, NY - February 12th, 2015 - Thirteen African-American Artists’ work…