Vikita Poindexter, President of NAWBO-IE, CEO of Poindexter Consulting Group and NAWBO-CA President-elect, received a Spirit of the Entrepreneur Award from the Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship. Poindexter Consulting Group is a certified management and Human Resources Consulting Firm specializing in human resources infrastructure for businesses of all sizes and industries. 

 The Spirit of the Entrepreneur Awards program was founded in 2003 to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of the Inland Empire's top entrepreneurial business leaders. Poindexter was awarded the winner in the consulting category after undergoing a nomination process that consisted of a pool of over 200 nominees and 33 finalists.