Entrepreneurship and Economic Development are both cornerstones of the mission of the NBMBAA in creating economic wealth. The NBMBAA Atlanta chapter is committed to the growth and development of the Greater Atlanta entrepreneur base. The Atlanta chapter has composed award winning programming to serve its entrepreneur members. These awards include the 2011 National Black MBA Association Channel Programming of the year for Entrepreneurship, as well as 2011 Entrepreneur of the Year.

Annually, the NBMBAA Atlanta Chapter host over 100 entrepreneurs, business leaders, and professionals for its Entrepreneur Institute (EI). This half-day conference is the premier entrepreneur conference in the Greater Atlanta area. The institute drives to connect, educate, and inspire entrepreneurs of all levels and disciplines with cutting edge and innovative programming geared toward driving business results. Conference attendees learn from industry thought leaders and successful entrepreneurs across multiple industries.

NBMBAA Atlanta Economic Development

Regina Mixon Bates

Director, Economic Development