04
AUG
2017

Writing the Script for Your Next Act

Some are hanging on to what they loved about their day job, while trying something new, different and perhaps adventurous. Featuring board member Joel Dreyfuss. Read the article at The New York Times
16
APR
2017

Harlem’s French Restaurants

HRT Board Member chronicles the French culinary presence in Harlem. http://nyti.ms/2pbDRR4
23
MAR
2017

HRT Board Member Dina Simon Honored by Network Journal

Dina Simon, first deputy commissioner of the New York Department of Corrections and a member of our board, was honored  as one of The Network Journal’s “25 Influential Black Women in Business” at a gala reception at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in NYC...
01
FEB
2017

HRT Chairperson Rosemonde Pierre-Louis Joins NYU’s McSilver Institute

Rosemonde Pierre-Louis, co-founder and chairperson of The Haitian Roundtable, has been appointed Deputy Director of Administration and External Affairs at NYU’s McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research. Source: NYU McSliver Institute
19
DEC
2016

Why NGOs Fail in Haiti

Vladimir Duthiers, a CBS News correspondent and a 2016 inductee into The Haitian Roundtable’s 1804 List, has been one of the most insightful U.S. television reporters on Haiti. Fluent in French as well as Creole, Duthiers drew international attention for his nuanced coverage of...
15
NOV
2016

Haitian Roundtable Inducts New Class of 1804 List

In a time of change and uncertainty, one thing was certainly clear on Saturday, Nov. 12; Haitians are everywhere and they are doing just about everything. The Haitian Roundtable hosted their fourth annual 1804 List Ceremony and Reception where they recognized 25 Changemakers in a...
24
AUG
2016

Opinion: Only Haitians can save Haiti

HRT Board Member Joel Dreyfuss struck a chord with this column in the Washington Post. Source: wpo.st/T3tw1
13
APR
2016

Basquiat’s Rising Status

A self-portrait by artist Jean-Michel Basquiat could sell for as much as $40 million in an upcoming auction, according to Christies, which has included “Untitled, 1982” in the lineup for its May 10 sale of contemporary and post-war art. The eye-popping estimate would make it the...
28
JAN
2016

Kreyol Connection Networking Reception Celebrating Haitian Independence and Heritage

Source: Challenges News The theme of the Jan. 28 Haitian Roundtable (HRT) event, which was held at Caribbean BK9 Restaurant and Bar in Brooklyn, NYC, was Haiti’s Independence Day (Jan. 1). Two months after his defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte’s colonial forces, Jean-Jacques...
21
DEC
2015

Haitian-American and HRT Board Alum Chris Michel Named Chief Diversity Officer of the Nation’s Oldest and Largest Private Bank

The nation’s oldest and largest private bank, Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., is showing their commitment to boosting diversity with the hiring of its first diversity officer. On Dec. 16, the company announced the appointment of Chris Michel to Head of Diversity and Inclusion...
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