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Hispanics Delegates Underrepresented at DNC
Before a gathering of 80,000-plus Democrats, fans, well wishers, and curious spectators, Sen. Barack Obama accepted his party's nomination as presidential nominee at Denver's Mile High Stadium Thursday evening. His acceptance speech resonated with the theme "E Pluribus Unum," which roughly translated means, "Out of many, we are united as one." Not only did the convention rhetoric celebrate America's origin in diversity, so did the faces of the official delegates. Yet, out of this diversity, how did Hispanics fare? Unfortunately, not well.

Dallas Hispanic Bar Association Reaches out to New Generation
When he first moved to Dallas 14 years ago, Dallas lawyer Jaime Ramon remembers when a small group of Hispanic lawyers, most of them in private practice, would gather to discuss issues and concerns in their community. Back then, it was called the Mexican American Bar Association. Today, the group has morphed into the Dallas Hispanic Bar Association, and its members -- now numbering about 300 -- range from high-powered partners in corporate law firms to lawyers in private practice battling employment discrimination and civil rights cases.

Airline Stocks Rally as Crude Prices Fall to Lowest Level Since April
Shares of airline companies rallied in morning trading Tuesday as crude oil prices fell sharply, dropping to their lowest price since April.

Google Announces Chrome Web Browser
Internet search company Google introduced a public beta of its own WebKit-based Web browser, dubbed Google Chrome, on Monday. The announcement marks Google's entrance into the Web browser market, but the open source application is Windows-only for now with Mac OS X and Linux versions on the way. To help explain Google Chrome and to illustrate some of the technologies behind the Web browser, Google has also released its own Web-based comic book, drawn by noted comic book authority Scott McCloud.

HispanTelligence Research
Hispanic Economy in Transition Cover Art
Hispanics are now the largest ethnic minority in the United States and during the past decade, U.S. Hispanic purchasing power has rapidly increased. This report takes an in depth look at how today's Hispanic Economy is transitioning into an economic power in the U.S. Click here for the executive summary and table of contents!

Hispanic-Owned Businesses: Growth Projections to 2012
The number of Hispanic-owned businesses in the United States is expected to grow 41.8 percent in the next six years to 4.3 million, with total revenues surging 39 percent to more than $539 billion, according to new estimates by HispanTelligence. Spurred by growing entrepreneurial trends and affluence among the nation's largest minority population, the increase is expected to come at a robust rate of 8.5 and 8.7 percent, respectfully, over the next couple years.

Purchase the 2007 Hispanic Business 500 Directory
For more than two decades, the annual Hispanic Business 500 directory has served as a barometer of the U.S. Hispanic economy. A purchase of the 2007 directory provides the top 500 Hispanic-owned companies list in Excel format including: CEO names; company addresses and telephone numbers; e-mail addresses for 375 companies and Web addresses for 430 companies; and company revenue and employees numbers for 2005 and 2006.

From the current issue of Hispanic Business magazine...
Jesús Chavarría--Editor & Publisher, Hispanic Business Magazine
In a relatively short time our annual diversity issue, published this September only for the sixth time, has gained a solid reception among the HispanicBusiness Media audience. Staff and administrators at Best Schools--Medicine, Law, Engineering, Business--respond with keen interest to our information solicitations. Ardor for the Best Companies story is also evident, and we have obtained extraordinary levels of cooperation. The result? We have attained a level of quantitative data that begins to put some flesh on the bones of diversity.

Diversity Elite 2008: The Top 15
The Diversity Elite 60, our list of the companies nationwide that are the most successful at embedding diversity into their corporate culture, has arrived! Read about the top finishers, those in the Top 15, below.

Top 10 Law Schools for Hispanic Students, 2008
Which schools offer the most to Hispanics? Which ones are at the forefront of recruiting, retaining, and offering quality higher education? HispanTelligence, the research arm of Hispanic Business Inc., annually assesses the nation's top universities for Hispanics in the fields of medicine, engineering, business, and law. Following are this year's 2008 Top 10 Law Schools for Hispanic Students.

Top 10 Business Schools for Hispanic Students, 2008
Which schools offer the most to Hispanics? Which ones are at the forefront of recruiting, retaining, and offering quality higher education? HispanTelligence, the research arm of Hispanic Business Inc., annually assesses the nation's top universities for Hispanics in the fields of medicine,engineering, business, and law. Following are this year's 2008 Top 10 Business Schools for Hispanic Students.






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