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Negocios Now announces its first-ever list of Latinos 40 Under 40 in New York


The celebration event will be held at Copacabana Times Square on November 12.

New York, NY- October 22, 2019—Negocios Now released today its first list of Latinos 40 Under 40 in New York, to recognize the leadership of young Latinos in the NY metropolitan area.

 The 40 recipients were selected after an over four-month nomination period. They represent areas of business, corporate, government, nonprofits, the fashion industry, and education, among other fields.

“We are very excited about having the first Latino 40 under 40 in the New York area. It was a huge challenge for the Negocios Now Team but this wouldn’t have been possible without our growing Negocios Now network throughout the country. We worked hard to make this a successful”,  said Clemente Nicado, Publisher of Negocios Now. 

Nicado expressed gratitude for the cooperation from members of the community that have participated in the nomination process such as, Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACE), Association of Latinos Professionals For America of New York (ALPFA),  New York State Coalition of Hispanic Chambers of Commerce, Hispanic Federation and Univision New York.

Sponsored by Remy Martin, Latinos 40 Under 40 celebration and networking event will be held on Tuesday, November 12, from 6 to 9 pm. At Copacabana 268 West 47th Street, 8th Ave, New York, NY 10036.

For sponsorship opportunities contact Alejandra Cano at 40under40@negociosnow.com or call directly at 630-728-9627

The list of 2018 Latinos 40 Under 40 in New York is as follows:

1-Almaris Acin, Vice President at JPMorgan Chase

2- Gonzalo Adriazola, Global Strategy Consultant at Accenture

3-Carol Sofia Aguire, NYC Department of Education

4-Alexander Almonte, COO ALPFA Vice President

5- Alejandro Alvarez, Senior Associate at Cushman & Wakefield

6- Fleriser Bello, CEO of Fleiser Bello, Inc.

7- Rafael Bello, Univision Anchor

8-Ana Bermudez, founder of TAGit

9- Sarai Buchanan-Arellano, Performing Pianist

10- Alicia Cepeda Maule, Digital Engagement Director at Innocence Project

11- Christina Colon- Angeles, Communication Manager SA Hospitality Group 

12- Carlos Cuevas, Executive Vice President at SOMOS

13- Elizabeth Del Cid, Murphy McGonigle, Partner

14- Hope M. Field, Senior Manager, Latin Affairs, The Coca-Cola Company

15- Christina Field, Senior Fashion Designer, Pink Chicken New York

16- Anna Flores Locke, Mental Health Counseling at Nyack College.

17- Vanessa Galvez, Civil Engineer at Jacobs Engineering Group

18- Melissa Velez-Goldberg, director of the Office of Film and Photography for the city of Yonkers

19- Jennifer Gomez, Co-Founder & CMO of oneKIN Inc,

20- Sandra Jimenez, Attorney Littler Mendelson LLP

21- Sadie Kurzban, CEO of ((305)) Fitness

22- Melinda Martinez, Director of the Liberty Partnerships at Marist College

23- Andrea Mesis-Bruno, Vice President of Enobrac Plumbing

24- Natalie C. Moreno, Head new business Development for American Express

25- Danielle Noriega, Strategic Partnership Manager of Facebook

26- Amelia Ortega, Owner of  Amanecer Feminist Psychotherapy

27- Jessica Palacios, Vice President, US Head of Campus Recruiting

28- Lucy Pinto, Diversity Programs Design Manager, Google Inc.

29- John Posada, Founder of John Posada & Company

30- Christina Alicea-Rendon, Sr. Manager of Finance & Administration for United Airlines

31- John Rengifo, Director, and Producer

32- Clarisa Romero, CEO-Founder Mindful Consultant

33- Albania Rosario, Founder and Creative Director of Uptown Fashion Week

34- Gilmanda Sena Atkinson, IT and business strategist, author

35- Alejandra Silva, CEO and Founder of Brandmerk Inc.

36-  Marianna Stayer, HIV Program Coordinator at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

37-  Camila Turrieta, JetBlue Airway Pilot

38- Ariana Valdes, Singer, actress, creator

39- Yalitza Vasquez, Executive Director for Trinity Education Group

40- Iván Watanabe, Managing Partner at Opus Private Client, LLC

About Negocios Now

Negocios Now is currently the most awarded Hispanic business publication in the US.
The publication reaches out to more than 250,000 print readers in Illinois and thousands across the country. We inform Latino businesses on good business strategies. We connect companies that offer B2B services through our networking events. Negocios Now has received more than 15 national awards from the National Association of Hispanic Publications, and a “Peter Lisagor Award” for General Excellence. Negocios Now’s founder Clemente Nicado was named “Latino Publisher of the Year-2018” in the US by the National Association of Hispanic Publications (NAHP).