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CAAO (pronounced K-O) is an umbrella consulting organization for the black professional organizations of Northeast Ohio. CAAO serves as a conduit and referral source to existing resources for entrepreneurial development, professional development, and leadership empowerment for its member organizations and their members.

In addition, CAAO has developed a variety of benefits and services including a joint calendar, job referrals, business leads, and three empowerment circles: entrepreneurial, non-profit and leadership.

CAAO’s member organizations communicate with over 30,000 black professionals on a regular basis. Thus, CAAO serves as a dynamic link to the “New Economy” for black professionals of Northeast Ohio.



2015 CAAO Executive Matchmaker Coming Soon!  Are you ready?

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As a kick-off celebration to the CAAO Executive Matchmaker, CAAO is hosting the 2015 CAAO Executive Matchmaker Reception on April 30th.  This event brings together many of the executives that will be donating meetings and those who would like to select the meetings for networking opportunities. There will be an awards presentation for those who were selected for the CAAO Minority Good Works Awards in 2014. Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served.   Herb Wilborn Jr. will perform during this event.    The cost to attend this event is $50.00 (limited availability) for the general public and free for CAAO’s BESTT donors.  There will be complimentary valet parking at the Tower City valet entrance on Prospect.

If you would like to pay by credit card, call the CAAO office at 216-432-9481 and a staff member will register you by phone.   To register click here.  The deadline to register is April 24, 2015.



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