Exclusive for Professional Members - Join the Cleveland Professional 20/30 Club for our Monthly CEO Dinner with Darrell McNair, President, MVP Plastics.
The CEO Dinner series is one of the Club's longest standing institutions. Each month our Professional Members have the opportunity to join the CEO of a local company for a private dinner. These events are intentionally limited to 12 people so everyone has an opportunity to share in a robust and inclusive discussion.
Attendees can make connections not only with the CEO, but also with the other driven young professionals in attendance. The CEOs represent a wide range of companies and industries and whether big or small, public or private, well-known or niche, good conversation is had by all. This event will be $20 per professional member and will include your dinner at Taza.
Darrell L. McNair is President & Chief Executive Officer of the MVP Group of Companies, which includes MVP Plastics, MVP Design and Engineering and All Foam Products. A certified minority-owned privately held group of companies which provide injection molding services, mechanical design engineering services and distribution of foam products to the automotive, medical, industrial, recreational industries and all five branches of the military with facilities in Ohio, Michigan, Illinois and Texas.
Darrell is an accomplished business owner and leader with diversified experience in the areas of operations, strategy and finance. He started his career working at fortune 500 companies and small to mid-sized entrepreneurial ventures combining strong operational and financial control techniques with sound business judgment. A Honda trained “Green Belt” gives him the tools to focus on process and efficiency improvements as he leads his companies.
His career spans several fields and includes various positions held at Ford and IBM, among several others. He is an entrepreneur, having had ventures ranging from medical supply and home health care services, to construction and retail.
Darrell’s personal volunteer and philanthropic accomplishments demonstrate his commitment to leading through service. Board of Directors, Medical Mutual of Ohio, he serves as member and past chair of Cleveland/Cuyahoga County Port Authority Board of Directors, member of The President’s Council, member and past chair of Minority Business Financing Advisory Board, Trustee for University Hospitals, board member for Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED), board member for Greater Cleveland Sports Commission, Crain’s Business Diversity Council, Cleveland Federal Reserve Local Advisory Council and Board Member for Jumpstart and ECM Chemicals. Under Darrell’s leadership as Chairman of the Cleveland based President’s Council, strategic partnerships were created with corporate and government entities whereby enhancing growth and wealth creation opportunities for the minority business community.
Darrell is committed to inspiring vision, energy and desire in others. He is an active member of Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. and he has a passion for working with small businesses and mentoring young African American males.
He received his Bachelor’s degree from Kent State University and a Master’s of Business Administration from Baldwin Wallace University.