The annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Tribute will take place on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Saint Louis University’s Busch Student Center Wool Ballrooms.
Breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., with a program to follow.
This year’s guest of honor is George Fraser.
Fraser is chairman and CEO of FraserNet, Inc., a company he founded more than 20 years ago with the vision of leading a global networking movement that brings together diverse human resources to increase opportunities for people of African descent.
Fraser is the author of two critically acclaimed books: Success Runs In Our Race; The Complete Guide to Effective Networking in the African American Community and Race For Success; The Ten Best Business Opportunities for Blacks In America. He is the publisher of the award-winning SuccessGuide Worldwide: The Networking Guide to Black Resources. He is also the founder of the annual PowerNetworking Conference, where thousands of black professionals, business owners and community leaders gather to discuss and do business together. Learn more about Fraser here.
The memorial tribute is sponsored by Ameren, the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis and the Office of Diversity and Community Engagement at Saint Louis University.