Chicago, IL- January 30, 2019—Negocios Now released today its fourth annual list of Latinos 40 Under 40, recognizing the leadership of young Latinos in the Chicago Area.
The 40 recipients were selected after a over four-month nomination period and had a record participation of more than 120 nominations. They represent areas of business, corporate, government, nonprofits, the fashion industry, and education, among other fields.
Negocios Now, a national award-winning publication, launched Latinos 40 Under 40 in 2016, two years later of founding Who’s Who in Hispanic Chicago.
“We have a hardworking community that represents an invaluable asset in this country. Negocios Now recognizes them for everything that they do. Every year we are very fortunate to count on 40 talented Latinos from a variety of fields”, said Clemente Nicado, Publisher of Negocios Now.
Latinos 40 Under 40 celebration and networking event will be held on Thursday, March 7, from 6 to 10 pm. at Latinicity, 108 N. Street, Chicago (Block 37).
Remy Martin has been confirmed as the Millennials’ Sponsor of the event.
Nicado expressed gratitude for the cooperation from members of the community that have participated in the nomination process.
The list of 2018 Latinos 40 Under 40 is as follows:
Executive Producer, Univision Chicago
Founder, Interpreter Tap
Attorney at Law, Badillo Law Group, P.C.
Senior Staff Attorney, Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights
Chief of Policy, City of Chicago
President-Elect, Hispanic Lawyer Association and Attorney at Chuhak & Tecson
Founder & President, GuardianVets
Senior Relationship Manager, LinkedIn
Senior Global Manager, Molex, LLC.
Strategy Consultant, Accenture Strategy
Diversity Partnership & Strategic Recruiting Lead, Abbvie
Senior Sales Director, Bing Advertising Sales at Microsoft
Systems Executive, Cisco
Managing Attorney, The Attorneys at Walczak Hernandez, P.C.
Managing Partner, H.A.S.E. Companies
Sr. Manager of Experiences, Forbes Councils
Owner, Sorelle Boutique, Salon & Spa
President & Chief Executive Officer, Lizzette Medina & Co.
Data Engineer at GitHub – Director, Python Software Foundation
Vice President & Assistant General Counsel, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Director of Operations, ALPFA – Chicago Chapter
Marketing Manager for Global Business Marketing, Facebook, Inc.
Project Engineer, ASI Services
Of Counsel at Benesch Law
Co-Owner & Director of Craft Sales, Moreno’s Liquors
Executive Director, Ignition Community Glass
Founder, Las Recetas de Laura
Illinois State Representative
Senior Manager of Diversity Programs, Chicago Transit Authority
Associate Director of Development, La Casa Norte
Program Manager for the Community Health Initiative, The J.B. and M.K. Pritzker Family Foundation
Global Executive, United Airlines
Diversity & Inclusion Associate, Federal Reserve Bank
Manager, Program Investments, The Chicago Public Education Fund
Risk Management Consultant at Assurance Agency
HR Project Manager, BMO Harris Bank
Associate Director, Erikson Institute
Head of Cultural Engagement & Experiences, McDonald’s USA, LLC
To learn more about the recipients stay tuned for the digital edition for this the Class of 2018.
Tickets to attend $40 until Feb. 15. and are available on EventBrite here.
Please note that ticket prices will go up after Feb. 15 to $50.
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