Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 27, 2014
Buchanan & Edwards (BE) is proud to announce their sponsorship of the 2nd Annual Howard University Marketing Summit on Friday, March 28, 2014.
The Howard University Marketing Summit is a day-long conference that promotes the presence of minorities in the marketing industry. Students, professionals, and community members who attend the conference have the opportunity to network with industry professionals from the Technology, Retail, Advertising, Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG), Financial Services, and Media and Entertainment industries.
In addition to the day-long conference, this year’s Marketing Summit will include an Inaugural Scholarship Dinner which will raise funds for student scholarships within the Howard University School of Business. The reception will include dinner and a panel discussion, providing companies and Marketing alumni the opportunity to network and engage with current Howard University graduate and undergraduate Marketing students. The Marketing Department will also announce the winners of the TJX Case Project.
Greg Parchment, Buchanan & Edwards’ CTO and a three year member of the Howard University Marketing Department Board of Advisors, will attend the event to honor the students for their accomplishments. “Marketing plays an integral role in our business and the technology industry,” said Parchment. “I’m impressed with the initiative the students have taken to gain hands-on marketing experience and look forward to hearing their final TJX Case Presentations.”
About Buchanan & Edwards: Buchanan & Edwards (BE) partners with clients to deliver solutions that create lasting value for future generations. We employ a forward-thinking approach to overcoming our government’s most complex challenges. Our services provide clients with unconventional ways of solving familiar problems.
We believe it is our responsibility to enable our government to advance the prosperity and well-being of the American people. Since 1998, BE has been a trusted advisor, providing management consulting and technology services that equip our clients with the tools needed to perform mission-critical operations in a budget-conscious environment.
BE is a Microsoft Gold Partner for Application Development and Collaboration & Content, the winner of the 2011 Small Business of the Year Award for the US Department of State and a three-time Inc. 500│5000 awardee.
BE employs a disciplined management approach that has been independently appraised as compliant with CMMI Level 3 processes and ISO 9001:2008 standards. For additional information, please visit our website at http://www.buchanan-edwards.com.