CHAMPIONS: Elite Memphians Honors & Business Showcase was created to honor and recognize the outstanding accomplishments of trailblazing Memphians who have demonstrated meaningful progress in the Memphis community. This award recognizes leaders who give and advocate for positive change in the City of Memphis.

Elite Honoree Categories include Leadership, Education, Business, Community Impact and Entrepreneurship.

Confirmed 2019 Elite Honorees are:

  • A C Wharton, Jr., Former Shelby County & Memphis Mayor and The A C Wharton Group, LLC
  • Dr. Andrea Lewis-Miller, President, LeMoyne-Owen College
  • Katina Rankin, Co-anchor Local 24 News, Author & Publisher
  • Dr. Christopher B. Davis, Sr., Senior Pastor St. Paul Baptist Church
  • Roquita Coleman-Williams, Published Author & Executive Coach

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