Sacramento, CA–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–August 6, 2007–LATINA Style Magazine, the premier magazine addressing the needs of Latina professionals in the U.S., with the participation of the U.S. Small Business Administration, returns to Sacramento to host the 2007 LATINA Style Business Series on Friday, August 10, 2007 at the Sheraton Grand Hotel (1230 J Street). The event is chaired by an amazing committee of Latinas: Martha Montoya, Los Kitos; Diana Borroel, Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Alice Perez, Sacramento Municipal Utility District.
The LATINA Style Business Series is the most successful business development conference that seeks to empower Latina professionals and business owners by bringing them together with key corporations and agencies that provide goods, services and essential information most needed by today’s entrepreneur.
The Business Series starts at 8:00 am and concludes at 3:00 pm. Attendees have the opportunity to interact with the panelists. The event includes exhibits and expert presenters from sponsors American Airlines, AARP Health Care Options, AT&T, ExxonMobil, IBM Corporation, Principal Financial, State Farm Insurance, Sam’s Club, UnitedHealthcare, and Wal-Mart. In addition, LATINA Style has partnered with Conexion, Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Alianza Metropolitan News, Los Kitos, La Region, La Tricolor 99.9, Super Estrella 104.3, ALPFA, Las Comadres, Employers Group, National Latin Business Women’s Association Sacramento, US Small Business Administration, Women in Public Policy, Hispanic Empowerment Association of Roseville and Northeastern California Small Business Development Center.
The emcee, Nicole Chavez, News10, of the luncheon will introduce our keynote panel. Nicole Chavez joined News10 as a reporter from KTVN in Reno, Nevada. Nicole’s career’s taken her from the glitz and glamour of Los Angeles to the apple orchards of Central Washington State to the Nevada desert. Moving to Sacramento, though, finally feels like home.
“Lessons Learned from Latina Entrepreneurs” will feature moderator Diana Borroel, President, Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce; Griselda Barajas, President, Griselda’s Catering and Eva Garcia, President, Garcia Realty. These women will share the obstacles they’ve overcame to become a successful entrepreneur, their secret to work life balance and how they stay motivated in their business. The audience will have the opportunity to interact with the panelists during the luncheon.
In conclusion of the luncheon, Andrea Rosa, President, The Rosa Law Group will be recognized as the 2007 “Latina Entrepreneur of the Year” award. Founder and principal manager of The Rosa Law Group, Andrea Rosa is a bilingual attorney dedicated to providing breakthrough employment law solutions for today’s multicultural, multilingual, and diverse workplaces.
Prior to establishing The Rosa Law Group, Ms. Rosa helped define legal issues of great importance to California employers. As a gubernatorial appointee, Ms. Rosa gained unparalleled experience enforcing employment laws and educating employers and other interested parties across California on how to meet employment law requirements. The Rosa Law Group performs pro bono legal work in the community and contributes to local non-profit organizations.
Registration fee includes seminars, high power networking opportunities in the exhibit area, breakfast, lunch, commemorative gift bag and a two-year subscription to LATINA Style Magazine, for a tremendous value of only $30!
Over 70 cities has been visited since the inception of the Business Series in 1998; since then, it has received an overwhelming positive response by the Latina, Hispanic and small-business community. Over 10,000 Latina business-owners have already participated in this program. The Series has been featured on NBC News, ABC News, FOX network, Univision, Telemundo, the San Diego Tribune, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, the Dallas Morning News, and SBTV.
LATINA Style Magazine, a lifestyle magazine for the professional Hispanic woman, hosts the LATINA Style Business Series bringing resources to entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs in the local area.
For more information or to register for the Sacramento Business Series visit www. latinastyle.com or call 1-800-651-8083.