Black Enterprise welcomed attendees to its 14th Annual Entrepreneurs Conference and Expo Sunday. Hundreds of deal makers converged on Detroit for the one-of-a-kind conference for entrepreneurs and professionals looking to find new markets and new opportunities in these volatile economic times. Check back daily for more scenes from the conference.
Dennis Archer, former Detroit Mayor; Anthony Soto, Wal-Mart, director of supplier diversity/merchandising; Claire Babineaux-Fontenot, chief tax officer at Wal-Mart; Earl G. Graves Sr., publisher, Black Enterprise; and Earl “Butch” Graves Jr., president, Black Enterprise. Shifting their gears to overdrive, these speakers revved up attendees at a welcome reception Sunday at the 14th Annual Entrepreneurs Conference and Expo.