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Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County to celebrate Latina Women in business
The event will take place this Wednesday June 15th at the Airport Hilton
By: Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County
When: Wednesday, June 15th, 2016. 11:30am- 1pm
Where: Airport Hilton Hotel. 150 Australian Avenue, West Palm Beach
Cost: $40 members, $45 non-members, $50 at the door
The Hispanic Chamber of Palm Beach County proudly presents the first annual Esperanza Awards. This historic event recognizes stellar Hispanic business women in Palm Beach County who have made a significant impact in their profession and the community. Hispanic business women are critical to the economic growth and prosperity of society. As such, the Esperanza Awards features the contributions and leadership of Latina professionals in business. The event will take place on Wednesday, June 15h at the airport Hilton in West Palm Beach with Felicia Rodriguez from WPBF Channel 25 as keynote speaker.
The nominees for the 2016 Esperanza Awards are:
Liz Balmaseda - Food Editor and Dining Critic for The PalmBeach Post.
Samantha Conde - Director of Education & Community
Engagement for South Florida PBS, WXEL.
Mabel Datena - Center Director of Luciano Martinez Child Development Center.
Carmen R. Garcia - Executive Director of Revival Community Outreach Ministries.
Silvia C. Garcia - President/Owner of Silvia Garcia Insurance Advisors, Inc.
Jeannett Manzanero, PhD - Global Education Center Director of
Palm Beach State College.
Denise Negron - Community Development Associate of Autism
Speaks Palm Beach County.
Virginia Savietto - Marketing Manager of SISCO.
Yvette M. Trelles, Esq. - Owner/Attorney of Trelles & Bichler.
"It is an honor to highlight the achievements and accomplishments Hispanic women make to Palm Beach County and the business world. Congratulations to the inspiring nominees who all exhibit excellence in business and make a difference in our community. It is gratifying to be a part of this magnificent event" said Barb Matias, chair of the event. Four women will be selected to received the awards which will be emceed by Israel Balderas from WPEC CBS 12. This event produced by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County is sponsored by Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley.
The airport Hilton is located at 150 Australian Avenue in West Palm Beach. Tickets are $40 for members, $45 non-members and $50 at the door. Get tickets online at http://www.hispanicchamber.com or by calling 561-832-1986. For more information about the Esperanza Awards please visit http://www.hispanicchamberpbc.com
About the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County
The not-for-profit Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County in its' twentieth year is the gateway to connecting and growing business to the Hispanic community. Our Chamber assists businesses in reaching the growing Hispanic market in Palm Beach County. Providing networking opportunities between Hispanic business owners as well as seeking strategic relationships between mainstream businesses and Hispanic-owned businesses. The Chamber supports educational activities, advocacy, and works closely with the Hispanic community and in support the advancement, education, and economic growth of the Hispanic community in general. It's office is located at 1427 S. Congress Avenue, Builindg B, West Palm Beach, FL 34405.
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