Past Events


Park100 - The Summer Classic

The Emerging 100 of Atlanta hosted it’s inaugural “Summer Soiree”. Guests had the privilege of experiencing pristine sounds from some of Atlanta's most well-known live music bands and an unforgettable night filled with breathtaking skyline views at sunset.

Capital City Christmas | 8th Annual

For eight consecutive years Mark has led an annual holiday event entitled, Box & Friends Annual Holiday Party. In that time the event grew from a two bedroom apartment, to being a staple seasonal event in the DC area dedicated to “FUNdraising”. Hosted at the Hard Rock Cafe in downtown Washington, DC for year eight, he alongside the SVGS Foundation, introduced the all new Capital City Christmas Classic, raising $20,000 for the foundation’s dedication to empowering African-American males to attend Historically Black College and Universities (HBCUs).


The #30BoxesWithBox event was a celebration of Mark's 30th Birthday in support of the Hosea Helps Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to servicing the community. At the event, he donated over 30 boxes of shoes, clothes and toiletries back to the foundation.

Brands and Booze | Atlanta

Celebrating a night of education and culture over great cocktails, the Brands and Booze event, highlights faces and brands recognized both nationally and locally, panelists included: Kent Johnson, Co-Founder of Black & Abroad; Mark A. Williams, Author of "The Brand Builder Book" and Founder of Brigital; Emmelie De La Cruz, Author of "Make Yourself Marketable"; Gamal Codner, Co-Founder of Fresh Heritage; K. Renee Ward, Author of "Straight Outta Corporate"; and was hosted by: Tyisha Fernandes, Reporter for WSBTV Atlanta.

Holiday Soiree and Benefit

As the young professional auxiliary to the 100 Black Men of Atlanta, the Emerging 100 of Atlanta hosts fundraising events throughout the year dedicated to it’s mission of providing scholarships for Atlanta Public School students. The soiree is their flagship event.