About Who's Who in Black Chicago

Who’s Who In Black Chicago is our signature unveiling celebrations in Chicago, Illinois. Every year hundreds gather to celebrate African American achievement and experiences in their city. It is an opportunity to network within the community with business owners, community leaders, politicians and gain insights from leaders in various industries.

Who's Who In Black Chicago: 2006 Edition 1st Edition

Who’s Who In Black Chicago Edition highlights impactful people in our community. With the ever-changing climate it is imperative that we continue to recognize, document and celebrate African American achievement and excellence.

This book serves as a historical snapshot of the people who do the hard work to build a better future for the next generation. The men and women that are featured in the Who’s Who In Black editions are more than role models; they inspire and give us hope.

They are the fruition of the promise that hard work, commitment, and focus will manifest greatness.



Merry Green is the President of MGPG Events, Inc. and the Creator & Founder of “The Black Women’s Expo” (BWe) in Chicago, and other urban markets. The Black Women’s Expo is the nation’s longest running empowerment exposition for the African American consumer having just celebrated an amazing 25 year milestone!