ABC Member to Chair Committee in Trump Administration


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Indianapolis, IN 2/20/17. ABC of Indiana/Kentucky member Gary Hobbs, CEO of Black and White (BWI) Contractors, will be chairing a small, national business group focused on real estate development in urban distressed committees and how that can create economic opportunities for those within those communities.

In conjunction, Mr. Hobbs participated in an economic opportunity listening session with Vice President Pence and South Carolina Senator Tim Scott.

Overall the group discussion focused on ways to empower and revitalize distressed communities through economic development so that all Americans, including African Americans, can improve their quality of life.

Gary Hobbs is a native of Louisville and his company is based in Indianapolis. He formerly served on the ABC Indiana/Kentucky Board of Directors.


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