Sept 2015 – NBMBAA Kentucky Chapter Newsletter

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2015Ad160x60037th Annual NBMBAA Conference and Expo

  • Orange County Convention Center
  • 9800 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819
  • September 22 – 26, 2015

Join us in Orlando,Florida for the conference! Visit the following link for additional information:

Volunteers Needed

The National Black MBA Association – Kentucky Chapter is an unstaffed nonprofit. This means the Chapter is run on volunteers only. However, given the scope of influence the leadership team has, our volunteers are afforded the opportunity to gain professional experience and references while volunteering. If you would like to bring the same level of dedication and commitment to the community as you take to work, we have space for you to volunteer. Even if you have limited experience, we can coach you towards learning a new skill. Here are some roles that we need volunteers to fill:

  • Committee Members: Communications, Finance, Fundraising, Leaders of Tomorrow®, and Membership
  • Copy Editor
  • Digital Design
  • Event Co-Chair
  • Event Greeter
  • Event Photographer
  • Grant Writer
  • LOT® Mentor
  • Social Media Manager

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us at to let us know how you would like to serve.

Well-Suited (A Suit Drive and Professional Prep Day)

The National Black MBA Association, Kentucky chapter will host a suit drive and professional prep day on December 12, 2015. As our Leaders of Tomorrow ® prepare to take over the world, we want to arm them with the right uniform for success.

  • Date: December 12, 2015
  • Where: St. George Scholar Institute at 1205 South 26th Street Louisville, KY 40210
  • Phone Number: 502-775-6232

If you have any questions please contact us at

Salsa, Soul, Sushi & Samosas – Building Bridges

Join the chapter at this highly anticipated event on September 26,2015.

ArtOfWarVirtual Book Club

The National Black MBA Association, Kentucky Chapter will continue the virtual book club on September 13,2015.

Conference Call Number: 712-775-7031

Participant Code: 540-866-955

The Books for 2015 are:

  • September 13th: Art of War (by Sun Tzu) with the discussion led by Kenisha Thompson
  • November 8th: Relentless ( by Tim Grover) with the discussion led by Joe Frankline

RSVP via the chapter Facebook page:

untitledKY NBMBAA Social Event – Pinot’s Palette

Join us for an evening of art and wine at Pinot’s Palette on November 9, 2015 at 6.30 p.m. No art experience required! A local artist will guide you step-by-step through the process to create your own masterpiece of the Fleur de Lis. The cost is only $35 per person, before November 1, 2015.

Register for this event at: