The Dallas Business Journal announced the 22 Minority Business Leader Awards honorees for 2014. The award luncheon will be held on February 6th at the Omni Dallas Hotel.
Arun Agarwal, CEO, Alok International
Sri Ayyeppen, Co-Founder and CTO, Keste
Vanessa Benavides, Chief Compliance Officer, Tenet Healthcare
Angela Berry-Roberson, Corporate DBE Manager, Ferrovial U.S. Construction Corp.
Jesse Crawford, Senior Manager-Supplier Diversity, Verizon
Yolanda Cuevas, President, Cuevas Distribution Inc.
Hoang Dang, Partner, 5G Studio Collaborative
Usman A. Ghani, CEO, ConfluentC LLC
Wanda Granier, CEO, BridgeWork Partners
David Huntley, Senior Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, AT&T
T.D. Jakes, CEO, TDJ Enterprises
Darren James, President and COO, KAI Texas
Amrit P. Kirpalani, Founder and CEO, Nectar Online Media Inc.
Ruben Landa, Vice President, K Strategies
Noelle C. LeVeaux, Chief Marketing Officer, Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau
Hussain Manjee, President and Chief Success Officer, Dallas HD Films
Tosawi Pena, Executive Director, American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Texas
Jeremiah Quarles, CEO, DeSoto Economic Development Corp.
Byron Sanders, Executive Director, Dallas Education Foundation
Terra Saunders, Owner, Waitressville
Michelle Thomas, Vice President of Philanthropy in Dallas, JPMorgan Chase
Cynthia Trigg, Founder and CEO, Evolution Academy