Business leaders say pandemic should propel change, progress

Business leaders spoke virtually at a City Club of Portland event on Wednesday, Feb. 3 about ways to promote equity in an economy battered by the pandemic.

Leaders of BIPOC business groups on Wednesday, Feb. 3, said that lasting progress toward equity requires small but important changes involving not just government but the business community as well.

Nkenge Harmon Johnson of the Urban League of Portland moderated the virtual hour-long discussion, part of a series called "State of the Possible" hosted by City Club of Portland.