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Silicon Valley Black Chamber of Commerce

25 N. 14th Street, Suite 400 San Jose, CA 95112

headshot-carldavisHistory The Silicon Valley/Santa Clara County Black Chamber was incorporated as a 501(c)6, in 1988 by founding president and local business person Mr. Ron McPherson. Ron McPherson served as its president for ten years. In 2000, the Chamber created a 501(c)3, The Silicon Valley Center for Entrepreneurial Development to act as a foundation for its educational projects and its Incubator Program.

Our Mission

The Silicon Valley Black Chamber of Commerce’s mission is to economically empower and develop the African-American as well as underserved communities. [more]



Carl Davis Jr.
President/Executive Director