The Greater Austin Black Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce Michael Gibson as the 2017 State of Black Business Keynote Speaker.
Michael Gibson, who has over 25 years of experience creating, developing, and managing successful businesses in industries ranging from consumer electronics and video gaming to real estate and logistics and fulfillment, will be this year’s keynote speaker. Recently, he acquired EBONY Media operations through Clear View Group LLC for which he is co-founder and Chairman. Mr. Gibson has held various executive level positions with a range of corporations including, IBM, Sanmania-SCI, Boxx Technologies, Augmentix, and Heatwave Interactive and Calxeda. Mr. Gibson is also the co-founder of KMM investments and currently serves on the boards of Advantis Healthcare Solutions, Heatwave Interactive, an Austin-based gaming company; and the Gamma Gamma Foundation, a non-profit that supports programs for underserved youth.
Michael Gibson will sit down with GABC President & CEO Tam Hawkins for a luncheon conversation exploring themes of entrepreneurship, taking risks, and what it takes to build a sustainable business in today’s market.