Empowering Hispanic business at the U.S. Hispanic Chamber National Convention
The U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce National Convention began with a Welcoming Reception at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown on September 16.
At the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) National Convention, which is taking place in Philadelphia, hundreds of small businesses and local chambers throughout the country are participating in a series of programs, discussions and workshops. USHCC actively promotes the economic growth, development and interests of more than 4.37 million Hispanic owned businesses that contribute $700 billion to the U.S. economy every year.
The convention's Welcoming Reception was held at the Philadelphia Downtown Marriott. The event presented networking opportunities and featured remarks and appearances from USHCC leadership and other respected business leaders.
In attendance were the newly named President and CEO of USHCC Ramiro Cavazos; Carmen Castillo, Co-Chairman of USHCC; as well as Hasan Mannan, Philadelphia Region Manager of JP Morgan Chase & Co. David Cohen, Senior Executive Vice President of Comcast; Jennifer Rodriguez, President and CEO of the Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce; and Paula Celestino, Senior Brand Conultant and Co-founder of Crea7ive, were among the speakers who participated in the event.