Published on February 1st, 2018 | by University Communications


Marketing Club of Virginia celebrates accomplishments of African-American women during February

The Marketing Club of Virginia (MCV), a Saint Leo student organization, is staging an audio/visual presentation celebrating the accomplishments of a select group of African-American women who have blazed the trail in the world of business.

The exhibit will run throughout February in the lobby of the Newport News and Chesapeake offices.

The Newport News Education Office is at One BayPort Way, Suite 160, Newport News, VA 23606.

The Chesapeake Education Office is at 1434 Crossways Blvd., Suite 175, Chesapeake, VA 23320.

If you are in the area, drop by and learn about such luminaries as Maggie Walker, the first African-American woman to start a bank; Sheila Johnson, the co-founder of BET; and, Cathy Hughes, founder and CEO of RadioOne and TVOne.

The Marketing Club of Virginia is open to Saint Leo University students attending classes at any of the university’s education centers. For more information, contact Dr. James Womick, assistant professor of marketing and the club’s faculty advisor, at

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