For Immediate Release
January 03, 2022
Contact Information

Media Contact:
Sharifah Hardie
Long Beach
California, USA,
888-466-7408 x 134

(BPRW) Southern California Black Chamber of Commerce Announces Job Fair & Business Expo Followed by Black-Tie Awards Dinner

Greatest gathering of Black business owners, professionals, and supporters in 2022 to provide job assistance to Long Beach community, accelerate Black business growth & recognize influential Black leaders in the community.

(Black PR Wire) The Southern California Black Chamber of Commerce (SCBCC) presents its annual Job Fair and Business Expo followed by a Black-Tie Awards Dinner on June 11th, 2022. The SCBCC is a nonprofit 501(c)(6) business organization dedicated to improving the economic environment for the minority business community and fostering business development and prosperity.

Hosted by Long Beach Chapter President Sharifah Hardie, this event will provide job assistance to the Long Beach community, accelerate Black business growth & recognize influential Black leaders in the community. The Job Fair & Business expo will also provide sponsors, exhibitors, and speakers a platform to provide first-class professional development and leadership training, to share their products and services, hire qualified individuals and to deliver their message to eager attendees.

The Black-Tie Awards Dinner Features Keynote Speaker Councilmember Al Austin II. Councilmember Austin was elected to the Long Beach City Council in 2012, re-elected to a second term in 2016 and re-elected to a third term in 2020. He represents Council District 8 and has initiated several programs, including an annual event to provide more than 1,500 free backpacks and school supplies to local kids, an innovative community program to provide free exercise and activities for hundreds of seniors at the Expo Arts Center and provides great insights on all aspects of business.

Hosted at the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel, 111 East Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA, this upscale event is situated in the central downtown area: a 12-minute walk from Aquarium of the Pacific and a 13-minute walk from the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center.

  • June 11th Job Fair & Business Expo – 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • June 11th Awards Ceremony Dinner & Gala – 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The Job Fair and Business Expo are free to the public. 

Tickets can be purchased for the Black-Tie Awards Dinner and Gala at:

More information is available at the Monthly Mixer January 19, 2022, 6:30 PM 1144 Olive Ave, Long Beach, CA 90813. Mixer registration is available at:

For sponsorship, exhibitor, or speaker information or to nominate a candidate for an award please contact or 888-466-7408 x 134.


About Southern California Black Chamber of Commerce

Southern California Black Chamber of Commerce serves and supports Black businesses in all counties across Southern California.  The SBCC has established constructive partnerships within the state and local government in its advocacy for the interests of its members.  The SCBCC focuses its efforts on four major areas namely Economic Development, Community Development, Public Policy and Membership Services