President and CEO Announcement
Business leader Ossie Kendrix has been named president and CEO with the African American Chamber of Commerce of Wisconsin (AACCW), the board of directors announced today. This appointment highlights the increasing importance of continuing to grow the organization and promoting the interests of local diverse businesses. Read full story.
AACCW supports the growth and sustainability of African American owned businesses through access to capital, advocacy, business development, and strategic partnerships and promotes economic and educational vibrancy in communities of color.
Economic vibrancy permeates African American families and communities because of strong businesses, an educated workforce, and limitless opportunities in entrepreneurship or the workplace.
AACCW's NEW President: Ossie Kendrix
Kendrix begins his new role on May 1st.
“I am honored to join the AACCW,” said Kendrix. “The work of the chamber is critical to the community and I look forward to working with the board, membership, and staff to continue to promote greater unity and ensure the sustainability of local diverse businesses.”
Ossie C. Kendrix, Jr., President/CEO
Tanya Gray, Operations Manager
Kermiath McClendon, Business Outreach Specialist, Revolving Loan Fund
Our Board of Directors