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HACR Announces Lineup for Its Flagship Forum: The 2021 CEO Roundtable

Tom Greco, president and CEO of Advance Auto Parts and Joseph Dominguez, CEO of ComEd to participate with veteran CNBC financial reporter Bertha Coombs moderating
Press Release

WASHINGTON, September 13, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) is pleased to announce that Joseph Dominguez, CEO of ComEd and Tom Greco, President and CEO of Advance Auto Parts, will take part in the annual CEO Roundtable at the 2021 HACR Symposium. The virtual discussion is set for 2:25 PM ET on September 14 and is part of the two-day virtual conference. CNBC veteran financial reporter Bertha Coombs will make a return appearance as moderator.

2021 National Latino Leaders to Be Honored at the 6th Annual National Latino Leadership Conference

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MIAMI, August 10, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Council for Latino Workplace Equity (CLWE), an initiative under the National Diversity Council, will host the Sixth Annual National Latino Leadership Conference from September 14th-September 15th via Whova/Zoom. This year’s theme is "The Rise, Power, and Influence of Latino Leaders".

Community First: Building Latinx Wealth

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On this episode, Rita Soledad Fernández Paulino shares her journey to debt free and how she’s breaking the stigma around money talk in her community. Then, Carla sits down with Beatriz Acevedo, entrepreneur and co-founder of SUMA Wealth, a digital platform that empowers the Latinx community to build wealth.

Seats at the Table

Latinos are a huge part of Silicon Valley — but the same can’t be said for the boards of its companies
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By Allison Levitsky  –  Tech Industry Reporter, Silicon Valley Business Journal

Raul Vazquez is an anomaly in Silicon Valley — the CEO of Oportun has served on the boards of not one, but two Fortune 500 companies.

That sets him apart in a region with 45 Fortune 1000 companies run by hundreds of board members, but only 13 who are Latinx.

Black Innovation Alliance and Village Capital Launch Project to Build Infrastructure for Founders of Color

Resource is the first-ever country-wide project to support entrepreneur support organizations led by and focused on entrepreneurs of color.
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San Francisco, CA and Washington, DC, April 7, 2021 /3BL Media/ — Black Innovation Alliance and Village Capital today announced Resource, the first-ever country-wide project in the United States to support entrepreneur support organizations (ESOs) led by and focused on founders of color.

ESOs face record demand, declining resources and are chronically underestimated, underappreciated and underfunded. Through this project, local accelerators and incubators will provide the contextualized support the founders need to grow and scale.

ON Semiconductor Foundation Grant Empowers Latina Youth with Adelante Mujeres' Help

Written by Cassandra Savel, corporate social responsibility intern
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The ON Semiconductor Foundation seeks to serve and provide for the needs of communities across the globe. Through its grant making, the ON Semiconductor Foundation is empowering and providing opportunities for growth among underrepresented populations. As an underrepresented population, the Latinx community in the United States faces challenges related to discrimination, economic poverty, immigration and community opportunity, which affect the experience of youth as they navigate childhood, adolescence and beyond.

Reflecting on Culture and Purpose for Connection With the Latino Community

JESSICA DUQUESNE, Manager, Omnichannel Marketing
Summary: 
  • The Latino market is growing rapidly, and in 2019, represented $1.5 trillion in spending power.
  • Reaching Latino consumers demands more than communicating in Spanish; it requires cultural connections.
  • Here at Hershey, we are dedicated to serving a diverse consumer base and hiring and retaining a workforce as diverse as our consumers.
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  • The Latino market is growing rapidly, and in 2019, represented $1.5 trillion in spending power.
  • Reaching Latino consumers demands more than communicating in Spanish; it requires cultural connections.
  • Here at Hershey, we are dedicated to serving a diverse consumer base and hiring and retaining a workforce as diverse as our consumers.

Unmute Yourself!

by Oscar Munoz, Executive Chairman, United Airlines
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“Hey, you’re on mute!”  

Who hasn’t heard this phrase shouted to them in the past several months as we’ve all tried to make the best of video chat to do business meetings, family gatherings, friends’ happy hours, etcetera?

It’s one of those catchphrases that will always recall life in the time of covid-19. I also think it captures a larger and more lasting idea that I hope we carry forward, even when we’ve put this difficult chapter safely behind us.

The Latinx Factor: The Force Reshaping American Business and The Economy

Oscar Munoz, Executive Chairman, United Airlines to moderate discussion at L’ATTITUDE 2020 on Sept. 24
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CEO’s of three of America’s largest corporations in travel, hospitality and finance discuss business trends, digitization, and how their respective industries are likely to evolve in the coming years.

Michael Corbat, CEO, Citi
Arne Sorenson, President and CEO, Marriott International
Moderator: Oscar Munoz, Executive Chairman, United Airlines

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