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Jazz 91.9 WCLK congratulates Thomas W. Dortch, Jr. CEO of TWD, Inc. for his selection to receive the prestigious League Leadership Award at the 2017 Atlanta Business League CEO Awards Luncheon on May 16.   In 1990, Mr. Dortch became Chief Administrator for US Senator Sam Nunn, becoming the first African American to serve in this capacity.   Among his many roles and accomplishments, Mr. Dortch serves as CEO or chairman of numerous companies and established the National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc. as well as economic advocacy organizations.

Jazz 91.9 WCLK congratulates Gregory B. Levett, Sr. CEO of Gregory B. Levett & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc. for his selection to receive the prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year Award at the 2017 Atlanta Business League CEO Awards Luncheon on May 16. Gregory and his wife opened their first funeral chapel in 1980.  They operate four chapels and a crematory, currently. Mr. Levett is a very active leader in the community, serving:  as a member of the Saint Philip AME Church Steward Board; member and former president of the DeKalb Chapter of the 100 Black Men of America; and, chairman of the DeKalb Hospital Authority which oversees hospital bonds valued annually at 250 million dollars.

May 4: Suite Jazz Series Presents Nick Colionne(VIDEO)

May 3, 2017

Support for Jazz 91.9 WCLK comes in part from Suite Food Lounge presenting the Suite Jazz Series. On Thursday, May 4,  7:30 PM, one night only, the Suite Jazz Series will feature performances by Jazz Guitarist and Vocalist, Nick Colionne. Colionne delivers each song with his signature Jazz style which is both urban and contemporary.  WCLK listeners know his music well.  Enjoy an evening with Nick Colionne on May 4 at Suite Food Lounge, 375 Luckie Street in Downtown Atlanta.   Doors open at 6:30 PM and, dinner and Jazz begin at 7:30 PM.

Jazz 91.9 WCLK congratulates Chick-fil-A Chairman and CEO, Dan T. Cathy for his selection to receive the prestigious Herman J. Russell CEO of the Year Award at the 2017 Atlanta Business League CEO Awards Luncheon, Tuesday May 16 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta.

On the April 29 edition of The Local Take on WCLK, I spoke with former U. S. Ambassador to Venezuela Charles Shapiro about the World Affairs Council and their Sixth Annual Health Summit taking place in Atlanta on May 8.

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