Solomon-Simmons Named A Top Business Leader Under 40 By Tulsa Business Journal

3/26/2012 8:55:00 AM The Tulsa 40 Contractors top TBJ’s 2012 list Call it the year of the contractor. Five of Tulsa’s top building professionals are included in The Tulsa 40, the Tulsa Business Journal’s annual list of area up-and-comers under the age of 40. The 2012 class will be honored at a March 22 event at the downtown Hyatt Regency …

Beyond the Dream: OCU Hosts Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

  Oklahoma City University will host a prominent civil rights attorney as the guest speaker for its Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration. The program is free to the public and will begin at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Bishop W. Angie Smith Chapel on N.W. 23rd Street between Blackwelder and Kentucky avenues. Damario Solomon-Simmons will give a presentation titled “Beyond …

Minority youth will be challenged during 2012 to consider becoming part of the legal profession

That doesn’t necessarily mean that all will become lawyers, said Damario Solomon-Simmons, Northeastern Oklahoma Black Lawyers Association (NOBLA) program director.  Rather, it means introducing the young people to the possibility of entering the various legal professions, something that many do not aspire to. Solomon-Simmons said a NOBLA representative (me) will be visiting with counselors this spring at six Tulsa High …