USHCC Legislative Summit
As America rebuilds, Hispanic Business is a key driver of the economy’s revitalization. The USHCC 2022 Legislative Summit welcomes the vast exploration of these countless innovative opportunities through public policy, procurement, advocacy, and access to necessary technical assistance to build back better.
Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) Latina Empow(h)er Summit ™
HACR is committed to developing programs for the ongoing advancement of Hispanic executives. HACR held its Latina Empow(h)er Summit from March 21st – 23rd in Orlando, Fl. The two-day leadership program featured subject-matter experts and thought-leaders who have successfully navigated their corporate mobility while balancing career, family, culture and created the perfect work-life blend.
“Reimagining the Global Opportunity” session. (L-R) Moderator – Sylvia Pérez Cash, SVP, Operations for HACR. Panelists: Gloria Bailey, SVP, Market Executive, Central Florida and Lakeland, Bank of America; Alba Castillo Baylin, VP, Stakeholder and Community Management, The Coca-Cola Company, North America Operating Unit, and Ileana Musa, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley Private Bank, National Association Head of International Credit & Banking.
Greater Washington Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC) Business Expo
The GWCC Business Expo, one of the region’s premier events connecting minority-owned businesses with potential clients and organizations that support their growth, held its business expo on March 8, 2022, in Washington, D.C. The Expo is an excellent opportunity to meet leaders of the Hispanic business community face‐to‐face and establish the relationships that would allow businesses to gain access to the local Hispanic market.
GWHCC President and CEO, Nicole Quiroga, and Chairman of the GWHCC Board of Directors, Juan Jara.
UnidosUS Capital Awards
The UnidosUS Capital Awards continues to be one of the premier Hispanic events in Washington, DC, recognizing leaders who have championed policies and legislation to empower and strengthen the Latino community. In addition, UnidosUS honors changemakers outside of the political spectrum who courageously and tirelessly advocate on behalf of the Latino community with the Capital Award for Public Service. Photo credit: ©Patricia De La Rosa.
National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) 25th Annual Conference
Themed “Addressing Social Determinants and Well-Being” NHMA held its 25th Annual Conference at the Crystal Gateway Marriott, Crystal City, VA, on March 24 – 27. NHMA is dedicated to the critical mission of improving the health of Hispanic populations across the country. NHMA brings together medical institutions, leaders, health and policy professionals, and students to educate and empower Hispanic physicians to better serve Hispanic and other underserved populations.