Watch the 2nd Annual Exquisite Honors Now!

Congratulations to our honorees from 2020! We enjoyed bringing the event to you virtually this year, and will be returning in 2021 for our THIRD YEAR!

Please feel free to share and watch this year's honoree interviews now, and find out how you can support these incredible visionaries. Visit our Black Small Business Vendors page and learn about other black businesses in Charleston you can support too!

2020 Honorees

Eric Jackson

Founder of R3 Inc.

Pastor Thomas Dixon

Community Leader & Activist, Founder of The Coalition

Desiree Middleton

Author & Entrepreneur

Shakeima Chatman

Owner of Chatman Realty Group

An annual awards ceremony recognizing outstanding black leadership & humility in Charleston, South Carolina

Every year, the event is split into two main parts:

Black Small Business Vendors

We bring together black owned small businesses for a vendor fair to encourage networking and consistent support of black businesses.

Awards Ceremony

We recognize 5 black leaders & entrepreneurs in the Lowcountry every year for their selfless ambition and outstanding leadership.