The ELC is going beyond its mission to embrace its purpose: To open channels of opportunity for Black executives to positively impact business and communities. The ELC’s strategic vision is the culmination of stakeholder efforts to build on ELC’s more than three decades of success and to prepare for shifts in the economy, business and society.

The ELC’s primary focus will always be to nurture and amplify Black excellence and leadership in business. The ELC is expanding its support of and impact on Black communities through philanthropic initiatives to grow the number of Black entrepreneurs and businesses. The ELC is eager to see significant progress toward increasing Black business success.