Ephren Taylor, Youngest African American CEO of Public Company, to Address Social Consciousness at 100 Black Men Conference, June 12
Ephren Taylor II, entrepreneur, speaker and CEO of City Capital Corporation (OTC:CTCC), will be speaking at the 22nd Annual 100 Black Men Conference in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. The event will be held on Thursday, June 12, 2008, at Disney Yacht and Beach Club Resorts, 1700 Epcot Resorts Boulevard, Grand Harbor North and South. Taylor will be delivering his message during a “Salute to Our Youth Awards Luncheon” from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. The event’s theme is “Solutions for Healthy Living: Personal Choice, Community Action and Policy Change.” The luncheon is sponsored by Burger King Corporation (NYSE:BKC) and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT). The event’s focus is social consciousness through community development, which is in line with the organization’s mission statement: to improve the quality of life within our communities and enhance educational and economic opportunities for all African Americans.
“It is exciting to be a part of this great event, and an honor to be in the company of so many outstanding leaders and professionals,” Taylor said. “Economic empowerment is an important component of community development, but we must also empower our youth to aspire for higher education, better quality of life, and community outreach.”
Taylor, 25, is the youngest African American CEO of any publicly traded company, a self-made millionaire and national spokesman for the Millionaires in Training youth entrepreneurial program. He is also the author of the newly released book, “Creating Success from the Inside Out” (www.CreatetheSuccess.com). Taylor and his company are engaged in leveraging investments and creating positive change and self-sufficiency for communities. He also has developed a unique model to help churches empower their congregations and improve their communities through a series of educational wealth-building seminars.
Written by Symphony
June 13, 2008 at 12:47 pm
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