Diversity Partnership News
Laura Oldaker picked up a $25,000 cash infusion at the fifth annual Latino Entrepreneur of the Year awards gala last week.
Hispanics in Nevada are working to increase their representation on local and state school boards.
NASA's Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) has awarded fellowships and scholarships for the 2013-2014 academic year to 40 graduate and undergraduate students from across the United States to increase diversity in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines.
Twitter has named Marjorie Scardino as a director, adding a woman to the all-white male board for which it's been sharply criticized.
California resident Pedro Toledo was named 2013 MillerCoors Líder of the Year and awarded a $25,000 grant to implement a leadership project for the Redwood Community Health Coalition.
Balsera Communications, a U.S. Hispanic public affairs agency, has been named a finalist for PRWeek's Multicultural Campaign of the Year for its work with the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance.
Liberty Power, the largest U.S. Hispanic-owned energy company in the U.S., has earned the 2013 Minority Retail Energy Firm of the Year award from the Minority Business Development Agency.
Sue De Lopez will serve as the chief marketing officer for the Texas company.
The Chicago firm wins U.S. Hispanic Agency of the Year at Bueno Aires ad festival.
The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers and Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities are among the recipients of the GM Foundation Grants for higher education.
Companies looking to recruit Hispanic talent for STEM-related jobs and internships were in attendance at the Society of Professional Hispanic Engineers' four-day technical conference.
Hector Barreto, chairman of the Latino Coalition, has been named to both Lucrazon and Lucrazon Global's board of directors.
The Simon Scholars Program has awarded 700-plus students more than $23 million since it was founded 10 years ago.
U.S. Hispanics are more likely than the general population to use a coupon from a social site and are twice as likely to share or trade coupons through social media websites, a national consumer panel survey finds.
Insurer Aflac is inviting female and minority suppliers to have a slice of a $24 million pie as it seeks to mirror increasingly diverse demographics in the U.S.