Economic Perspectives with Hopeton Hay on KAZI 88.7 FM in Austin, TX

Economic Perspectives Guests Discuss The African American Chambers of Commerce Convention and The World’s Most Powerful Women

Posted by Hopeton on August 26, 2012

The guests on Monday evening’s edition of Economic Perspectives are Jim Wyatt, president of the Texas Association of African American Chambers of Commerce and Moira Forbes, publisher of ForbesWoman.  Listen live on KAZI 88.7 FM in Austin, TX or online at kazifm.org.

Wyatt will discuss the upcoming TAAACC Annual Convention being held September 13-15 in Austin, Texas.  More information on the convention is available at taaacc.org.

Moira Forbes will discuss ForbesWoman’s Annual List of The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women. The list this year is topped by Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel.  Following Merkel, the top 5 include Secretary of State Hilary Clinton (2), Brazil’s president Dilma Rousseff (3). Melinda Gates (4), co-chairman of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and Jill Abramson (5), executive editor of The New York Times. For a complete list click here: http://www.forbes.com/power-women/.

Other notable members of the list include First Lady Michelle Obama (7), Sheryl Sandberg (10), COO of Facebook; media mogul Oprah Winfrey (11), singer Lady Gaga (14), and Ursula Burns, CEO of Xerox.

Moira Forbes is publisher of ForbesWoman, a multi-media platform serving successful women in business and leadership. Representing four generations of publishers, Moira joined Forbes in 2001 in its London office. She graduated from Princeton University.

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