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ATTENTION Rising Stars! Hispanic Business magazine's 17th annual EOY Awards will celebrate entrepreneurial excellence in the U.S. Hispanic business community, and we need a few Rising Stars! Rising Star candidates must:
When the leaders of the United States, Mexico and Canada met in Quebec this week, they spoke of Arctic waterways, war in Iraq and an international highway, but precious little about the 11 million-plus illegal immigrants in the U.S.
Bill Richardson isn't close to the three leaders -- Hillary Clinton, John Edwards and Barack Obama -- in many Iowa polls, but he is drawing decent crowds and some favorable reviews.
Jorge Portalatin is a Latino cop and a self-described conservative. He's also president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in Gwinnett County.
The team inside WellPoint Inc. that created a successful product for the twenty-somethings is now hard at work trying to create a similar winner among Hispanics.
Hank's Thriftway, a 70-year-old mainstay of mainstream grocery shopping, revived its lagging business by converting to Grande Foods, the largest and perhaps only full-fledged Latino grocery in Oregon state.
SMALL BUSINESS / ENTREPRENEUR
The California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce announced Thursday it is launching a program for small-business owners who would like to learn more about venture capital and how to grow their companies through equity investment.
The U.S. Small Business Administration has made it easier for small business to obtain bonds as part of its Surety Bond Guarantee Program.
The Colorado Springs Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is looking for a new executive director after the departure of Joe Aldaz Jr., who left last month after a year in the post.
Search the 2007 Hispanic Business 500, a national benchmark of the surging development of U.S. Hispanic-owned companies.
More than 20 percent of Cubans are 65 or older, while a scant 4 percent of Mexicans are in that age bracket. On the other hand, 37 percent of Mexicans and 31 percent of Puerto Ricans are younger than 18.
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Four of our Top Exporters find profits in tire sales.
Liberty Power, Force 3 ride rapid expansion to the top of the Hispanic Business 100 Fastest-Growing Companies® 2007 list.
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