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Black Excellence Awards Archives

Black Excellence Awards 2022 honors front line workers and 12 outstanding students

April 28, 2022

The 37th Annual Black Excellence Awards Program was held on Saturday, April 23, 2022, at the Four Points Sheraton Hotel in Brown Deer. Twelve high school seniors were awarded scholarships from the Louvenia Johnson Scholarship Foundation. The students were also presented laptops from Dr. Eve Hall of the Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL). Dr. Hall… [Read More]

Highlights from the 34th Annual Black Excellence Awards

February 21, 2019

2019 Black Excellence Awards Nominees: Saluting The Best In Our Community 2019 Louvenia Johnson Scholarship Recipients Keynote Speaker Steven Weddle Photos By Yvonne Kemp Congratulations to all Honorees and Scholarship Winners!

The 2019 Black Excellence Awards committee is please to announce their 2019 keynote speaker, Steven Weddle

July 26, 2018

The 34th Annual Black Excellence Awards committee is proud to announce Steven Weddle as its 2019 keynote speaker. Weddle, is managing director, and the head of the NAI East Team in the Asset Management Division for J.P. Morgan. He is also a member of the North America Institutional Management Committee. An employee since 2007, Steven… [Read More]

33rd Annual Black Excellence Awards

March 2, 2018

33rd Black Excellence Awards marks ‘historical moment’ honoring largest number of women of color in local media

March 2, 2018

By Dwayne Lee Special for the Milwaukee Times When the lights dimmed and the 2018 Black Excellence Award program began at 7 p.m. on Friday February 23, 2018, more than 800 smiling faces in beaded gowns and tuxedos initially continued to socialize preventing co-hosts, Sheldon Dutes and Andy Choi of WISN CH12 from being heard…. [Read More]

Congratulations to all the Honorees of the 33rd Annual Black Excellence Awards

March 2, 2018

The 2018 Black Excellence Awards Keynote Speaker: Intel’s® VP of Human Resources Rosalind L. Hudnell

July 27, 2017

When it comes to diversity, Intel has had a very busy year. Last fall, the company was stung after one of its missteps made it seem like it wasn’t pro diversity. At the beginning of 2015, Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich pledged the world’s biggest chip maker would invest $300 million to increase diversity in the tech industry. Then… [Read More]

Black Excellence Nomination Form

July 29, 2016

Click below to print Nomination Form Black Excellence Nomination Form Click below for Major Sponsorship Black Excellence Major Sponsorship Click below for Small Business Sponsorship Black Excellence Small Business Sponsorship

31st Annual Black Excellence Awards

February 16, 2016

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NFL executive and former WI Badger Troy Vincent to keynote the 31st Annual Black Excellence Awards

November 12, 2015

Awards banquet to be held Friday, February 19, 2016 The Milwaukee Times Weekly Newspaper is pleased to announce Executive Vice President of Football Operations at the National Football League (NFL) and former Wisconsin Badger Troy Vincent as keynote speaker for the 2016 Black Excellence Awards program. Troy started his football career playing in college for… [Read More]