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May 18, 2015, 11:34 ET The Executive Leadership Council Supports The Legal Defense Fund's Call For Police Reform

The Executive Leadership Council (ELC), the preeminent membership organization for the development of global Black business leaders, has announced...


Jun 17, 2014, 11:52 ET The Executive Leadership Council and Foundation Names Libi Rice Director of Communications, External Affairs and Public Relations, and Steven Williams Director of the Institute for Leadership Development & Research

 Libi Sprow Rice and Steven Williams, Ph.D., SPHR have been named to leadership posts with The Executive Leadership Council (ELC) and...


Mar 06, 2014, 10:04 ET Carla Harris Named Chair of The Executive Leadership Council

Carla Harris, vice chairman of Wealth Management and senior client advisor at Morgan Stanley, has become chair of The Executive Leadership Council...


Oct 25, 2013, 15:05 ET The Executive Leadership Foundation Awards North Carolina Central University $350,000 for Summer Youth Business & Entrepreneurship Academy

Grant will Support the Next Generation of Black Business Leaders The Executive Leadership Foundation ("ELF") awarded North Carolina Central...


Oct 17, 2013, 15:06 ET Fortune 500 CEOs Celebrate Black Executives in Corporate America

Black Senior Leaders Make a Business Case for Increasing Diversity in Global Corporate Enterprises  The Executive Leadership Council...


Jul 30, 2013, 10:31 ET The Executive Leadership Council Celebrates a Decade of Developing Black Women Executives

NEW YORK, July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Executive Leadership Council (ELC) commemorates 10 years of professional development...


May 07, 2013, 15:48 ET Duke University Fuqua School of Business Presents Winning Recommendations for Preparing Women and Minorities in STEM Fields, Taking First Place in The Executive Leadership Foundation's 2013 Business Case Competition

Two second year MBA candidates from The Fuqua School of Business at Duke took first place in The Executive Leadership Foundation's (ELF) 2013...


Oct 17, 2012, 11:58 ET The Executive Leadership Council Names Ronald C. Parker as President & CEO and Brickson Diamond as COO

New Leadership Team Will Lead Ambitious Efforts to Increase African-American Representation in Senior Executive Positions in Corporate America...


Oct 16, 2012, 12:10 ET African-American CEOs and Senior Executives Call for Greater Diversity & Inclusion in the Fortune 500 to Make the American Economy More Competitive

African-Americans in Senior Level Positions Can Deliver Greater Shareholder Value to the Bottom Line The Executive Leadership Council...


Jul 10, 2012, 10:07 ET The Women's Leadership Forum of the Executive Leadership Council Hosts National Conference on "Potential.Purpose.Power." at Target Field

African-American Female Executives Meet to Increase their Representation at Fortune 500 Companies and on Corporate Boards The Executive...


Apr 20, 2012, 19:16 ET University of Houston's C. T. Bauer College of Business Takes First Place in The Executive Leadership Council's 2012 Business Case Competition on Corporate Philanthropy

Winning Team Takes Home $35,000 in Scholarships and Recognition at ELC's National Gala MBA students from the University of Houston's C. T....


Apr 17, 2012, 13:43 ET The Executive Leadership Council and ExxonMobil Host 2012 Business Case Competition on Corporate Philanthropy

National Competition Awards Scholarships to MBA Students  African-American MBA students from three of the nation's leading business...


Apr 27, 2010, 11:30 ET Statement by Executive Leadership Council President & CEO Lawrence M. Drake II on the Passing of Civil Rights Pioneer Dr. Dorothy Height

The Members, Board and Staff of The Executive Leadership Council are deeply saddened by the passing of Dr. Dorothy Height – a pioneer and...


Jan 27, 2010, 17:08 ET The Executive Leadership Council Contributes to Haitian Relief

Makes initial contribution of $25,000 and begins "needs assessment" for longer term support The Executive Leadership Council (The Council)...


Oct 23, 2009, 19:35 ET The Executive Leadership Council and Foundation Honor Ten Students in National Essay Competition

Winners Participated in 2009 Recognition Dinner with Earvin "Magic" Johnson, General Colin L. Powell and Johnson & Johnson...


Jul 20, 2009, 12:20 ET The Executive Leadership Council Announces 2009 Award Winners

Gaylord National Harbor Is Site of Oct. 8th Recognition Dinner Sponsored by Financial Services Leader ING General Colin L. Powell,...


Jul 17, 2009, 17:05 ET African Americans Lost Ground on Fortune 500 Boards

A recent study on African Americans on boards of directors of Fortune 500 companies commissioned by The Executive Leadership Council(R) found...


May 22, 2009, 18:14 ET Statement on the Appointment of Ursula M. Burns as CEO of Xerox by Carl Brooks, The Executive Leadership Council President & CEO

The following is a statement on the appointment of Ursula M. Burns as CEO of Xerox by Carl Brooks, the Executive Leadership Council President...


Mar 12, 2009, 18:33 ET Statement by The Executive Leadership Council President & CEO on the Appointment of A. Barry Rand as CEO of AARP

The Members, Board and Staff of The Executive Leadership Council congratulate our member, Barry Rand, on his appointment as chief executive of the...


Jan 08, 2009, 13:12 ET Corporate Executives Say More Minorities in the C-Suite is Good for Business

But African-American women are having a tough time breaking through Senior corporate executives who participated in a recent survey commissioned...


Nov 06, 2008, 16:52 ET The Executive Leadership Council(R) President & CEO Carl Brooks Congratulates President-Elect Barack Obama on Historic Victory

The following is a statement by Carl Brooks, President & CEO of The Executive Leadership Council: On behalf of the Boards of Directors of...


Mar 27, 2008, 01:00 ET Baruch College Wins The Executive Leadership Council's 2008 Business Case Competition Sponsored by Shell Oil Company

ALEXANDRIA, Va. and HOUSTON, March 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Baruch College in New York defeated teams from the University of Michigan and...


Nov 02, 2007, 01:00 ET Executive Leadership Council Statement of Support for Stan O'Neal, Retired CEO of Merrill Lynch

WASHINGTON, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Carl Brooks, President, Executive Leadership Council, issued the following statement, Thursday, November 1,...


Oct 18, 2007, 01:00 ET The Executive Leadership Council Celebrates Corporate Members Building Leaders for Today and Tomorrow

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Executive Leadership Council will celebrate the role corporate members and partners play...


Apr 19, 2007, 01:00 ET The 2007 Executive Leadership Council Business Case Competition Finals

HOUSTON, April 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following advisory was issued today by the Executive Leadership Council: WHEN & WHERE...