Bravo Productions Gains National Recognition Among Nation's Top 500 Emerging Business List

Long Beach, CA, May 29, 2008 --( In recognition of the economic power of multicultural businesses,, the nation’s leading multicultural internet site, recently named Long Beach-based Bravo Productions, as one of the ‘Top 500 Emerging Businesses in the United States (Div500).’

The Div500 is the 8th annual listing of the Nation’s top 500 emerging businesses under a million. The companies listed on the Div500 represent the Nation’s emerging multicultural earners and challenge the long-held notion that a small business is small or insignificant. Major corporations wishing to increase spending with small and diversity owned companies seek after Div500 members.

“Small businesses and consumers are a growing force in the U.S. economy, and a force to be reckoned with,” said Kenton Clark, CEO of Computer Consulting Association International, the company that built” “This is a whole business segment that can carry its own, that provides jobs, products and services, and generates wealth for their communities. These are the new leaders in American business.”

Founded in 1987, Bravo Productions is an award-winning, full-service event planning, design and production company specializing in staging corporate functions nationwide to support clients’ strategic marketing campaigns. “We’re very honored to receive this award and feel sincere gratitude to our clients, suppliers and the communities we continue to serve,” said Greg Jenkins, partner of Bravo Productions.

The Div500 is a classification that represents the top 500 emerging businesses in the U.S., in sectors such as technology, manufacturing, food service and professional services. Launched in 1999, with over 35,000 members, is the largest organization of diversity-owned businesses throughout the United States that provide goods and services to Fortune 1000 companies, government agencies and colleges and universities.

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Greg Jenkins, APR