Conference Wrap-Ups

Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council’s Business Conference and Opportunity Fair Wrap- Up

On August 2, 2016, diverse business owners, corporations, and government agencies gathered at Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, Ariz. for the Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council’s Business Conference and Opportunity Fair. Almost 300 business owners and corporate representatives attended the Conference, with 70 organizations presenting their products and services at the Opportunity Fair. The …Read More

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Career Development Brunch Online Wrap Up

On Saturday, September 24, 2016, Sweet Job Spot hosted the Inaugural Hire Atlanta Fall Career Development Brunch at the Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta NW/Wildwood. The diverse speaker lineup included something for everybody no matter what stage they were in. Presenters included Chloe Taylor Brown, creator of the PEP® and Personal Presence Extraordinaire, Richard Porter, Army …Read More

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2016 ACM RICHARD TAPIA CELEBRATION OF DIVERSITY IN COMPUTING ANNOUNCES RECORD-BREAKING TURNOUT!

The 10th annual ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing had a record-breaking turnout of 965 attendees for the Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing, including over 534 undergraduate and graduate students from 163 universities.   Themed “Diversity Matters,” the Tapia Conference was held September 14-17 in Austin, Texas.  The Tapia Conference brings together …Read More

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Thank you for a record breaking #USBLN16!

Thank you for a record breaking #USBLN16 Thank you to all who took time to attend, participate, present, sponsor and engage with #USBLN16. Here’s our historic conference, at a glance: • We experienced record breaking attendance with 950 people! • We had 69 Rising Leaders (college students/recent graduates with disabilities)  participate in our inaugural Rising …Read More

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LULAC National Convention in Washington, DC Draws Thousands of Attendees to Celebrate America’s Diversity

Over 15,000 people attended the 87th annual LULAC National Convention and Exposition in Washington, D.C. With the theme, United for a Diverse America, LULAC members from across the country gathered in the nation’s capital to discuss the most pressing issues in the Latino community. The conference included policy workshops, a Federal Training Institute, an exposition, and …Read More

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Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance and AWSCPA Announce: 2016 Best Public Accounting Firms for Women and Best Firms for Leadership Equity

If there’s one thing women in accounting want, it’s a fair shot at a top spot. Executive sponsorship is an essential factor in navigating the last few steps to partnership, and the 2016 Accounting MOVE Project report outlines winning sponsorship strategies at the country’s most proactive CPA firms. This year, women comprise 23% of the …Read More

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The Hispanic Alliance For Career Enhancement Elects Olga Camargo As New Board Chair

The Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACE) is excited to announce that Olga Camargo, managing partner at TOROSO Investments, has been elected as Chair for HACE’s board of directors. Current chair, Juan Carlos Avila, is stepping down from board chair responsibilities in September after serving close to 8 years as board chair. “After a thorough …Read More

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NATIONAL MINORITY SUPPLIER DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL HONORS LEADERS IN SUPPLY CHAIN DIVERSITY

David Ushery, Emmy Award-winning TV anchor, Emcee of Black-Tie Gala Event at New York Hilton’s Grand Ballroom. On Wednesday, May 18th, the 2016 National Minority Supplier Development Council Leadership Awards recognized the dynamic corporate executives, minority business owners and NMSDC affiliate council presidents for outstanding leadership that has a positive impact on their companies and resonates …Read More

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The National Society of Hispanic MBAs Becomes Prospanica as part of Rebranding Initiative

The National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) announced today it has changed its name to Prospanica, pronounced Pro-span-i-ca, effective immediately. The new name more closely aligns the organization’s image to its strategy and mission. This rebrand is the positive outcome of the organizations ambitious strategy to include a broader scope including all Hispanic professionals, regardless …Read More

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OVER 400 REGISTERED AT ANNUAL NATIONAL CONFERENCE AND CAREER FAIR

Chicago, Ill.- The Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACE) is hosted a free National Conference & Career Fair for professionals seeking a new career and/or professional development resources. The all-day event provided Latino professionals the opportunity to connect with hiring managers and recruiters from over 20 companies nationwide. This year, HACE’s various leadership boards also …Read More

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