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David Olivencia, Top 100 Hispanic technology leaders

David Olivencia, Managing Director, Cloud Advisory at Accenture, received the HITEC 100 Award, honoring the nation’s top 100 Hispanic technology leaders.

Since early in his career, David has served in strategic leadership roles for global brands and Fortune 500 companies such as Verizon, Accenture, NTT, Ford, Oracle, and Softtek. Currently, I am a Managing Director at Accenture where I lead Journey to Cloud.

He has deep expertise at driving transformational strategy and change and have frequently been asked to address issues related to corporate governance, business, and technology within prominent forums such as the U.S. Congress, NACD, NASDAQ Opening Bell, NASA, and Businessweek.

HITEC (Hispanic IT Executive Council) is a premier global executive leadership organization of senior business and technology executives who have built outstanding careers in technology.

 

Negocios Now calls for Latinos 40 Under 40 nominations 2018

Negocios Now is calling for nominations  2018 – Latinos 40 Under 40 to recognize and celebrate the leadership of a new generation in the Chicago metropolitan area.

  Community members can nominate the 40 Latino leaders through thenegociosnow.com/40under40 website. The deadline for nominations is November 30, 2018.

Those selected will represent a group of 40 outstanding Chicagoans under the age of 40. The honorees could represent business, government, nonprofits, politics, sports, and education fields, among others.

 “I can’t believe that we are celebrating the four generation of Negocios Now Latinos 40 under 40. We are looking forward to recognizing another 40 outstanding young Latinos leaders in our list” said Clemente Nicado Publisher of Negocios Now.

  To celebrate the achievements of this younger generation of Latinos, Negocios Now will organize another presentation and networking event at the end of February.
  

“With a focus on a generation that loves to share stories and information, the initiative had a tremendous impact on Negocios Now’s social media pages, garnering thousands views in four months,” Nicado said.

    To see the 2017 Latinos 40 Under 40 Special Edition, click here.  For more information, email 40Under40@negociosnow.com

    Founded in 2007, Negocios Now is a national award-winning publication and the Midwest’s most dynamic news source for growing Hispanic businesses, focusing primarily on business owners, entrepreneurs and economic development in the Latino community.

Negocios Now has received more than 15  awards from the National Association of Hispanic Publications (NAHP). In May 2012, The Chicago Headline Club, a leading association of local professional journalists, awarded Negocios Now the Peter Lisagor Award for General Excellence, a first for a Hispanic newspaper in Chicago. The publication produces “Who’s Who in Hispanic Chicago,” another unique event in the city.

GSG Consultants to be 2018 “Business of the Year”

GSG Consultants, Inc. will be awarded the 2018 Negocios Now Business of the Year Award at the 5th annual Who’s Who in Hispanic Chicago gala event to be held this July 13 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.

Founded in 1992, GSG has since developed into one of the largest Hispanic-owned engineering consulting firms based in Illinois.

Led by Guillermo Garcia, Arturo Saenz, and Ala E. Sassila, GSG is provided by specialty engineering and scientific consulting services for both public and private sectors.

“Once again, we have selected a great company to receive the Negocios Now Business of the Year Award. GSG is an industry-recognized organization known for its commitment to providing high-quality service,” said Clemente Nicado, publisher of Negocios Now, a national award-winning publication.

Negocios Now celebrates the success of Chicago’s Hispanic community with its “Who’s Who In Hispanic Chicago” special edition and gala event, sponsored by BMO Harris Bank, ComEd, Wintrust Bank, Remy Martin, Coca-Cola. and United Airlines.

“The goal of the event is not only to recognize Hispanic achievement but also to inspire other members of the community to similar endeavors,” said Nicado.

At the gala, Negocios Now will also recognize this year’s leaders in the Hispanic community with other special awards, such as the Community Champion Award, Latinas in Business Award, and Corporate Excellence.

Recipients will be chosen from the following categories: Business, Non-Profits, Media, Cultural & Education, Government, Health Care and Corporate.

About Nicado Publishing Company, Inc.

Nicado Publishing Company (NPC) was founded in 2006 focused on the Hispanic niche market. In the summer of NPC launched Negocios Now, a national award-winning publication is the Midwest’s most dynamic news source for growing Hispanic businesses, focusing primarily on business owners, entrepreneurs and economic development in the Latino community.
Negocios Now has received more than 10 awards from the National Association of Hispanic Publications (NAHP). In May 2012, The Chicago Headline Club, a leading association of local professional journalists, awarded Negocios Now the Peter Lisagor Award for General Excellence, a first for a Hispanic newspaper in Chicago.
Publisher Clemente Nicado, former International Correspondent and one of the founder of the Tribune Spanish newspaper, HOY,  is the author of “Así lo hicieron”, a 2012 book featuring profiles of outstanding Hispanic business people in the Chicago area. In 2014 NPC launched the first Who’s Who in Hispanic Chicago special edition and Gala event with resounding support from community members and Chicago leaders and last year the first “Latinos 40 Under 40” in the Chicago area. Nicado is currently one of the board member of the NAHP and one of the most awarded Latino journalists in the country with 25 national awards.