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About Us

"We strive to position ourselves as the premier, 'go-to' business organization in Metro New York."

Derrick Bryant, President
Metro New York Chapter National Black MBA Association


The Metro New York Chapter of the NBMBAA's mission is to lead in the creation of economic and intellectual wealth for the Metro New York African-American Community.

Our Commitment:

The Metro New York Chapter of the NBMBAA has a strong commitment to public service and educational programming for professional and executive career development of our members.

Operating Principles:

  • Attract, develop and retain members of the highest integrity
  • Ensure that the full breadth of our mission resonates with members, partners and community
  • Provide continuing executive and professional development business education and programming
  • Develop programs, projects, and services with measurable results
  • Create opportunities to link business professionals with Corporate Partners, including mentoring
  • Maintain a strong presence in community and economic development activities
  • Develop and implement public service programs to:
    • Provide scholarships / financial support for business students (Ph.D., graduate, and undergraduate)
    • Promote volunteer service in the community
  • Ensure that financial resources of the Chapter are sufficient to assure continuity


Date Event Type Event
2/23 Membership Career Networking Event/Elections
4/24 Community Service NY Cares Day in Brooklyn
4/24 Community Service Queens Cares Day, partnership with Jack and Jill of America - Queens Chapter
4/29 Membership Metro NY Networking Mixer & Membership Meeting
5/13 Membership General Membership Meeting at NY Life
5/15 Cultural Affairs "Who Mentored You To This Moment" Partnership with Metropolitan Museum of Art
5/17 Employment Metro NY NBMBAA/NAACP Job Fair Partnership with NAACP
6/03 Corporate Relations Committee host for NV Magazine "NV Awards"
6/02 Corporate Relations “1st Annual Diversity and Inclusion Corporate Social.”
6/04 Mentoring Leaders of Tomorrow C.A.S.H. Mentoring Program Case Competition
6/11 Mentoring Leaders of Tomorrow C.A.S.H. Mentoring Program Award Ceremony & Graduation
7/10 Cultural Affairs Family Day at Citi Field (NY Mets vs Atlanta Braves)
7/14 Corporate Relations Moody's Exclusive Recruiting and Networking Event
7/17 Student & Employment One-Day Career Conference at Fordham University
8/26-8/28 Community Service Asian MBA Leadership Conference & Career Expo
9/07 Corporate Relations Deloitte "Meet and Greet"
9/21-9/25 Membership National Black MBA Association Conference in LA
10/28 Cultural Affairs Play "Through the Night"
11/12-11/14 Membership NBMBAA Leadership meeting in Kentucky
12/1 Gala Metro NY NBMBAA 20th Annual Awards Reception
12/2 Corporate Relations American Express "Blue Carpet Event"

Chapter Facts:

  • 10 Contributing Corporate Partners
  • Historically awarded $25K+ in scholarships, per annum

Membership Statistics:

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