What we're about

Columbus Black Professionals is now ASCEND: The Black Professional Association of Columbus!

ASCEND is a leading networking organization and professional association for business and socially conscious individuals in Central Ohio. Membership is free and open to anyone interested in networking and meeting new people. We sponsor professional development and social events to encourage the growth of strong businesses and communities in Columbus.

We invite you to become a member! Join us online, or meet our team at any of our community events.

"A Business and Social Community Empowering Neighborhood Development"

Upcoming events (1)

"Saturday Live"

The Savoy Club


Ascend and The Savoy Club will host "Saturday Live" this Saturday January 26th. The Savoy Club will roll out the Red Carpet to Ascend members with a free buffet and reserved VIP section. The Soul Fusion Band will perform from 9pm to 12-Midnight..... Come join us and bring a friend for an evening of live music, drinks, food and fun. $5 cover

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The Savoy Club

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