This year, the Harlem Business Alliance is honoring creative Black minds and their power for change. The Art of Success speaks to Black Creativity and its unparalleled impact across the globe. From the pyramids and the swagger that inspired the latest internet sensation to constructing game-changers like The Black Panther — we’re rooting for our talented brothers and sisters who deserve to be recognized. In support of the advancement and transformation that have come as a result of Black ideation, the Harlem Business Alliance celebrates Black creatives raising the bar!
The lineup is fierce: · Born and bred Harlemite, Vy Higginsen, who’s local gospel choir has been a soulful contribution to the community (Community Service Award) · Pulitzer winner, Karen Hunter, a heavy hitting journalist with eight NYT best sellers under her belt (Percy E. Sutton Award) · Lifelong dancer, Robin Williams, has been fulfilling dreams of young people since the day she founded the Uptown Dance Academy (Entrepreneurship Award) · Marketing and branding guru Ericka Pittman, who’s boss moves over the last 20 years have elevated her into a C-suite role (Business Person of the Year)
· Most recently named one of the ‘One Hundred Greatest Business Minds’, Sean “Diddy” Combs aka Puff Daddy is the definition of a mogul. (Chairman’s Award)