Welcome to Briarcrest Business Connect!
OUR MISSION is to assist and connect business professionals who are associated with Briarcrest Christian School through a common network organization. BBC offers vendors, parents, alumni and friends the opportunity to network with one another and make recommendations. Whenever possible, BBC members encourage and even offer internship opportunities for Briarcrest juniors and seniors who are seeking similar career paths.
Nov. 12, 2014 BBC SPEAKER DUNCAN WILLIAMS 11:30am
DUNCAN F. WILLIAMS, class of 1986 is the President of Duncan-Williams, Inc. of Memphis, Tn., a full-service broker dealer, employing more than 150 employees, Mr. Williams is a member of the Board of Directors Executive committee of the Greater Memphis Chamber of Commerce and serves as Co-chair of its Chairman Circle. He is currently serving on the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau Board, is a past Chairman of The Leadership Academy (New Memphis Institute) in Memphis and still sits on their Board. Mr. Williams is also a Board member of the Memphis Economic Club and serves as an Advisory Board Member of SunTrust Bank. He is a member of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Professional Advisory Council. Mr. Williams is a past Board member of Presbyterian Day School and previously served on the Capital Campaign Committee of Shelby Farms. In 2012, he was selected as Communicator of the Year” by the Memphis Public Relations Society of America and was named “CEO of the Year” by MBQ, and in 2013, he was inducted into the Society of Entrepreneurs. In 2012, Mr. Williams became one of the local owners of the Memphis Grizzlies NBA team Mr. Williams graduated from the University of Alabama in 1990 and is a member of the President’s Cabinet, Commerce Executive Society, and the Board of Visitors at the University of Alabama.
SPONSOR THE EVENT!- We are also looking for a Chief Sponsor for our November 12th Luncheon. The cost is $250. You can provide promotional items for your business, and speak about your organization for a few minutes at the beginning of the luncheon. What an amazing way to help Briarcrest Christian School and promote your business.
DOOR PRIZE OPPORTUNITY– We are accepting door prizes for our July 16th Luncheon. Door prizes are an excellent way to promote your business! You will be able to draw the winner from the business card bowl, and announce the winning name at the end of the meeting. Door prizes must have a minimum value of $20 and can be special offers from your business, or retail/restaurant gift cards, etc. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up!
BBC Board Members
Jamie Cochran '98 Chad Cardwell '98
Alicia Dean '03 Jeremy Plyler '06
Josh Goode '98 Brian "Kobe" Bone
REASONS TO ATTEND BBC
Meet Potential Clients
Learn About Other Industries
Mentor Young Alumni
Enjoy A Terrific Lunch
Post Job Openings
Promote Your Business