Ambassador Oscar J. Webb – Government Relations, African Affairs
International Goodwill Ambassador of Israel, Ghana and Zimbabwe/ Chairman of IRH (International Resort Holdings) based in Johannesburg, South Africa is celebrating his 45th year with World Leaders with his Humanitarian, Entrepreneur, Visionary and Philanthropic Ideals. It is Ambassador Webb’s vision to help create a BETTER WORLD. In 2002 Ambassador Webb was asked by Anwarul Cowdhury, under secretary general of the United Nations, to help promote the “United Nations Culture of Peace and Community Empowerment”.
Prior to his appointments, Webb’s impressive career was multi-faceted. He retired as executive director of the Gaming Organization, located in Las Vegas, Nevada. He is also the founder of BLACKS IN Gaming (B.I.G.), as the Architect for Diversity” within the gaming/tourism industry.
A native of Chicago, Webb is a former business consultant and liaison to federal, state, and municipal agencies. As a retired executive of Brinks Security, his career of corporate management, entrepreneurship and political empowerment spans over 45 years. During his 20 plus years as a pioneer in the banking industry, he enjoyed the working with many important agencies such as the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Bureau of Customs, Department of the Treasury and the Federal Reserve.
Webb serves as advisor to the World Conference of Mayors, the National Black Legislators and the National Indian Gaming Organization, as well as the African Union. Ambassador Webb sits on 10 boards of directors, and acts as a special consultant to Black Meetings & Tourism Magazine.