You’re invited to attend the 2012-2013 John W. Davison Lecture Series featuring Senior Vice President/Multimedia Editor of Black Enterprise, Alfred Edmond Jr., at 6 p.m., Feb. 6 in the C. W. Pettigrew Center. The event is free and open to the public. For more details, please call the Office of Development, (478) 825-6959.
Alfred Edmond Jr. has over 25 years of economic experience. He is senior vice president/multimedia editor-at-large of Black Enterprise. He is a content leader, brand representative and expert resource for all of the media platforms under the Black Enterprise brand. Edmond is also responsible for helping to set and enforce quality standards for the editorial content of the major franchises of Black Enterprise, including BlackEnterprise.com; Black Enterprise magazine; live networking events, such as the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo and the Women of Power Summit; and the Our World with Black Enterprise and Black Enterprise Business Report television shows.
Edmond appears regularly on television and nationally syndicated radio, including serving as host of WVON1690 Chicago’s The Urban Business Roundtable weekly radio show; host of Money Matters, a daily radio feature syndicated by American Urban Radio Networks; commentator on PBS’ Nightly Business Report; contributor to American Express OPEN Forum and The Doug Banks Show radio program; and guest expert on MSNBC’s Your Business and CNN. A nationally recognized expert on business and economic trends, Edmond is a highly sought-after public speaker and moderator. He is also an influential thought leader on several social media platforms including Twitter (http://twitter.com/alfrededmondjr) and Facebook (http://facebook.com/alfrededmondjr).