Quincy Roberts

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Quincy Roberts, a native of Dallas, Texas, is an accomplished entrepreneur, philanthropist and classical singer.

Roberts is the CEO of Roberts Trucking Inc., a commercial construction materials logistics firm headquartered in Dallas. He was a southwest regional finalist for the world-renowned Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of Year Award. Other notable accomplishments include D CEO Magazineā€™s Dallas 500 list of top business leaders, Dallas Black Chamber of Commerce Quest for Success Award, The Regional Black Contractors award for Sub-Contractor of The Year, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program’s Highest Job Growth Award and the coveted Dallas Business Journal’s 40 under 40 Award.

Roberts, a basso profundo, has performed as a soloist with several North American opera companies and orchestras including The Cincinnati Symphony, The Dallas Symphony, Pittsburgh Festival Opera, Chautauqua Opera and Piedmont Opera. Notable performances included Count Ceprano in Rigoletto with the Dallas Opera, Der Sprecher in Mozart’s Die Zauberflƶte with Opera Carolina and Joe in Showboat with Mobile Opera. Roberts has a degree in Vocal Performance from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University.

He currently resides in Dallas with his wife and two children. He is currently the Chair of the Board of Directors at the Dallas Opera. He also serves on the Board of Governors at the Dallas Symphony and sponsors a number of local non-profit organizations including the Dallas Metroplex Musician’s Association, Two-Wins Foundation, and the Kappa Kamp at Paul Quinn College to name a few. An advocate for community financial literacy and entrepreneurship, Roberts serves as mentor to several startup companies and emerging entrepreneurs.