Earvin “Magic” Johnson was bestowed the EOD Business Champion Award at the Atlanta Urban League’s 51st Equal Opportunity Day gala at the Marriott Marquis in Atlanta. Sponsored by Coca-Cola, the Urban League also awarded its current class of what they call the “champions of job creation”:

H.J. Russell family — Family Heritage Champion Award

Macy’s — Program Partner Champion

Wells Fargo Bank — Supplier Diversity Champion

Usher’s New Look Foundation — Community Service Champion

R. Lawrence Ashe Jr., Esq. — Legacy Champion

Chaka Zulu (Ludacris business partner) — Emerging Business Champion