19th Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit: the new paradigm-access to opportunity.

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BLACK ENTERPRISE partnered with the Wall Street Project to host hundreds of corporate executives, minority entrepreneurs, and community leaders for the 19th annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel in New York City, Feb. 16-19. A

For three days, the Wall Street Project Economic Summit advocated for equal opportunities for culturally diverse employees, entrepreneurs, and consumers in the financial sector, while challenging corporate America to end the multibillion-dollar trade deficit with minority vendors and consumers.

Summit speakers included Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY); Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), ranking member of the House Committee on Financial Services; the Hon. Michael Frerichs, treasurer for the State of Illinois; the Hon. Scott Stringer, comptroller for the City of New...

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