Chicago Cubs, PNC Bank and Dominican University are joining as Bronze sponsors of Negocios Now’s 10th Anniversary Gala Event and
BMO Harris Bank is the Diamond Sponsor of the event that will take place on July 14, at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.
ComEd, Wintrust, Remy, Peoples Gas and Coca Cola are also sponsors of the event launched four years ago to recognize Latino leadership in Chicago.
To date nearly 400 tickets have been sold. “We are very excited and pleased for the support,” said Clemente Nicado, founder and publisher of Negocios Now. “We would like to thank you for your help, and we hope that you will be able to do business with us in the future. Thanks to our supporters, Negocios Now has come to be recognized as the most prestigious Hispanic business publication in the country.”
During Negocios Now’s Gala event, Latino leaders will be recognized in Business, Corporate, Non-Profit, Government, Elected Official, Healthcare, Marketing, Law, Education, Culture and Media categories with a special edition to be distributed on the day of the event. As part of the celebration, Negocios Now will publish, for the first time this year, its list of the 50 most influential Latinos in the Chicago area
Negocios Now was founded in 2007 by Clemente Nicado, a former international correspondent and one of the founders of HOY, the Chicago Tribune’s Spanish language newspaper. The publication has received 14 awards from the National Association of Hispanic Publications and a Peter Lisagor Award. It has also been recognized for its contributions by several non-profit organizations such as Gift of Hope, A Safe Haven and the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.