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United States Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis
United States Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis recently spoke with HispanicBusiness and discussed some of the most critical issues facing Hispanics. She touched upon female wages, student loans and even discussed how the Department of Labor utilizes social media.

President Obama will address the nation's Hispanic leadership at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) conference in June, the organization announced.

Honorees included a service disabled veteran who is passionate about helping fellow vet entrepreneurs; an African American couple who used their entrepreneurial success in insurance and bonding to advance an underserved entrepreneur community in north Omaha; and the remarkable and ambitious Turkish immigrant who, with financial assistance from SBA, added yogurt to his product line and today is expanding and producing jobs and dominating the U.S. Greek yogurt market.

Azteca America and Grupo Salinas are working with Voto Latino in a multimedia campaign to encourage the Hispanic community to exercise the right to vote.

Facebook's stock plunged Monday in its second day of trading, ending more than 10 percent below Friday's IPO price.

The crisis in the eurozone risks derailing the global economic recovery, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) said in its latest economic outlook Tuesday.

Chinese company Dalian Wanda Group is to buy the United States' second largest cinema chain, AMC Entertainment, for $2.6 billion.

HispanTelligence Research
HB500
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 2011 directory provides the top 500 Hispanic-owned companies list in Excel format including: CEO names and more...

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!

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.

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HispanicBusiness 25 Top Nonprofits
Amid levels of uncertainty, Hispanic nonprofits persist. Social entrepreneurialism is alive and well—especially in the Hispanic nonprofit sector. While executives and presidents at our top nonprofits continue to use words such as "decrease" and "reduction," they expressed optimism for the road ahead.

HispanicBusiness releases its 2012 Top 25 Hispanic Nonprofits. They are listed by expenditures.

FMA helps nonprofits maintain solid footing with its constituents, missions.

Influencers gather in Miami for Hispanicize 2012.

The spotlight of this 10th WOY issue centers on Hispanic women who have made inroads in the public and private sectors.

           

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