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Nathalie Cely, Ecuador's ambassador to the U.S.
Nathalie Cely, Ecuador's ambassador to the U.S., last week opened a new commercial office of Ecuador in Miami, Ecuador's fourth commercial office in the U.S.

Americans have officially gone mobile.

In recognition of its consistent support and work on behalf of the Hispanic National Bar Foundation (HNBF), McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP (MLA) was recognized with the "2012 HNBF Corporate Visionary" award.

San Antonio's municipally owned utility on Monday announced a landmark solar manufacturing deal that officials say will create 805 jobs and catapult Texas into the top five of the nation's solar-producing states.

For the second straight month, California posted job gains in June as the unemployment rate slipped to 10.7 percent and the number of unemployed Californians fell below 2 million, the Employment Development Department reported Friday.

Award-winning investigative journalist Maria Hinojosa's intimate look at how changing demographics are reshaping the American political landscape, "America by the Numbers: Clarkston Georgia."

The U.S. housing sector was ready to rebound while the construction industry continued to struggle on the jobs front, said U.S. mortgage giant Freddie Mac on Wednesday in a report.

HispanTelligence Research
HB500 2012 - 30th Anniversary
For more than two decades, the annual HispanicBusiness 500 directory has served as a barometer of the U.S. Hispanic economy. A purchase of the 2012 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.

From the current issue of HispanicBusiness magazine...
R. Marcelo Claure, chairman, president and CEO of Brightstar Corp.
U.S. Hispanic-owned companies are in it to win, and the HispanicBusiness 500 rankings show it.

As the HispanicBusiness 500 celebrates its 30th anniversary, we take a look back to see how things have changed -- or stayed the same, in many cases.

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

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.

Influencers met in Miami for Hispanicize 2012.

           

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