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CBM Summit 09 Venue Changed
Due to an overwhelming response, the CMB forum has been moved to the Citizen Hotel (Metropolitan Terrace banquet room) located 926 J Street, Sacramento.

Due to an overwhelming response, we've had to change the venue for the lunchtime forum to a venue that can accommodate the number of RSVPs that we have received to date.


Please note that the "Green Economy and the African American Community"

forum will be held from 12pm-2pm at the Citizen Hotel (Metropolitan Terrace banquet room) located 926 J Street, Sacramento.


The Newsmaker Reception will still be held at Table 260 located 826 J Street, Sacramento from 5pm-7pm. Valet parking will be available.


California Black Media has expanded its forum and would like to welcome new panel members Barry Sedlik, Chair of the Green Collar Jobs Council and Craig Keys, Executive Director of the Green Valley Initiative!


If you haven't sent in your RSVP yet, please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 951.682.2664 by Thursday May 14th.


Please see the attached Summit update. We look forward to seeing you on the 21st.



About the Citizen Hotel:


The Citizen Hotel is the only downtown boutique Sacramento hotel offering 20th century grace redefined by 21st century urban luxury. Just moments from California’s State Capitol, The Citizen is where the elite come to meet. Embedded in the urban fabric of downtown Sacramento, the Citizen Hotel is a luxury, boutique hotel in the heart of the city, at the center of the action. The Citizen blends the best of two eras, combining the formalityand magnificence of Sacramento's history with today's modern expectations.




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