DALLAS, Texas (October 17, 2019) – Prospanica is thrilled to present the annual Conference & Career Expo on October 30 – November 1 at the Rosen Centre, 9840 International Drive, Orlando, FL. The Conference is an opportunity for business professionals and students to network, engage in professional development workshops and explore next gen ideas with colleagues and Fortune 500 companies from across the nation.
The 2019 Conference will host Plenary session speaker Michael Landers, Founder and President of Culture Crossing, Inc., on growing one’s global IQ; Luncheon keynote speaker Justin Cruz, Vice President of Inclusive Excellence at American Family Insurance; and many more. To see the full agenda, visit www.prospanicaconference.org.
The annual Brillante Gala will take place on the evening of Oct. 31 with Keynote speaker Claudia Romo Edelman, founder of the We Are All Human Foundation. The Gala celebrates Prospanica members and corporate partners that have had a significant positive impact on the Hispanic community. This year’s recipients are:
- Community Service Excellence – Alberto Mariño, Senior Diversity Officer, Washington Metropolitan
Area Transit Authority
- Corporate Excellence – Prudential
- Educational Excellence – Leslie Torres-Rodriguez, ED.D, Superintendent and CEO, Hartford Public
- Membership Excellence – Kathleen G. Cabello, President and CEO, Cabello Associates
- Entrepreneurial Excellence – Azucena Maldonado, Founder, Latina Golfers Association
The Conference’s Career Expo takes place on Oct. 31 with more than 80 corporations, education institutions and government sectors participating. Attendees will have the opportunity to take part in one-on-one career development sessions, including a resume review and interview tips at the on-site Career Management Center.
Since 1989, the Prospanica Conference & Career Expo has been a space where Hispanic business professionals and students have gathered to connect on diversity, industry trends and professional development. It’s Prospanica’s knows that Conference will help members and students discover that their futures are sin fronteras [without borders]. For more information on the Conference, visit www.prospanicaconference.org.
Prospanica® is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering and enabling Hispanics to reach their full educational, economic, and social potential. Founded in 1988 as the National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA), Prospanica® is the Association of Hispanic Professionals with more than 48 Professional and University Chapters across the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Prospanica® is dedicated to helping professionals, graduate and undergraduate business students, entrepreneurs and Fortune 500 partners build on connections and career development to fortify the Hispanic workforce. For more information, visit www.prospanica.org.