About Us

African Professionals Network (APNET) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that engages its network of resources to enhance and support the African Diaspora experience through Networking (N), Business (B), Professional Development, and Community engagement (C). APNET was founded in December 2010 by a diverse group of African professionals to network with one another, foster partnerships, and give back to the community. The organization is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.


APNET provides a forum for African Professionals and those interested in Africa to network, do business, engage in meaningful conversations and share diverse perspectives.


To provide an avenue where professionals and organizations are inspired to seek out opportunities for growth while expanding their professional networks and giving back to the community.


To bring together professionals and organizations which share a common passion for Networking, Business and Community engagement.