2015
  • OESBD PIO Jasmine Jones (center) with Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC) president Shelby Scales and board of directors chair Darryl Daniels at the 2016 Airport Diversity Conference. The conference was held in Fort Lauderdale and hosted by Broward County Airport Department in conjunction with Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau and OESBD. Ms. Jones served as the local conference chair.
  • National Urban League president Marc Morial brings a powerful keynote address to conference attendees, residents, business owners and dignitaries.
  • OESBD International Trade specialist Paola Isaac Baraya and Miami-Dade County Economic Development International Trade Coordinator Desmond Alufohai don “Global Chic” attire as they enjoy the AMAC opening ceremony at the Broward County Urban League.
  • Participating local Project LIFT students with a Miami Dolphins themed airplane while visiting the Wayne Huizenga hanger at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
  • Project LIFT keynote speaker and entrepreneur Jamail Larkins engages an audience of local students interested in careers in the aviation industry.
  • Women in Aviation honoree and Broward County Aviation Department Director of Administration Celina Saucedo (center) is congratulated by Heather Barry (left), AMAC Foundation chair and Women in Aviation local chair Adriana Clark (right), Southeast Region Director, Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization, U.S. Department of Transportation.
  • Panelist Wayne Messam (second from left) responds to an inquiry during the “Building a Stellar Team” Business Development workshop while with other panelists (L to R) Chris Davis, Yvonne Garth and Malcolm MacInnes enjoy the moment.
  • The Fiscal Year 16 Capital Projects and Contracting Opportunities Business Development workshop enjoyed a packed house.
  • OESBD Economic Development specialist Herb Parlato (far right) with Kauffman Foundation program participants at the “Listening to Your Business” workshop. OESBD is a Kauffman FastTrac certified affiliate.
  • OESBD Assistant Director Chris Atkinson greets Technical Assistance Training Program attendees.