Star of the 'The Apprentice' to visit Wake Forest

By Cheryl Walker
April 19, 2006

Kwame Jackson, who appeared on the first season of NBC's "The Apprentice," will speak at Wake Forest at 5 p.m. April 22 in Greene Hall, Room 145.

Kwame Jackson

The event is free and open to the public.

Jackson, who is now the chairman and co-founder of the private investment firm Legacy Holdings LLC, will talk about "Economic Empowerment." Jackson's visit is presented by the Wake Forest Multicultural Male Caucus and the Office of Multicultural Affairs and supported by the student activity fee fund.

Jackson is a 1996 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and earned an MBA at Harvard. He has worked in sales for Procter & Gamble and on Wall Street as an investment manager for Goldman Sachs.

For information, call 758-5864.