October 2017 Honoree
Owner, Jackson Parker Communications, LLC
Jennifer Parker is the owner of Jackson Parker Communications which has introduced a number of memorable program brands such as “Think Big with 43North” (encouraging minority and women entrepreneurship), “I’m a Woman in Charge” (a family planning program targeted to women), “Taking Care of You” (medical outreach campaign to the minority community), and “Success Looks Like Me,” a program designed to provide urban youth of color with access to successful professionals of color.
In addition she is the founder of the Black Capital Network, LLC, a small business consulting company that provides services to support minority business development. Under Parker’s leadership the Black Capital Network has hosted an annual Economic Empowerment Conference, networking events, and a business speaker series featuring national business leaders.