WASHINGTON, May 7 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — LATINA Style Magazine, the premier magazine addressing the needs of established Latina & Women entrepreneurs in the U.S., will celebrate the 2008 LATINA Style Business Series (LSBS) 10 Year Anniversary Tour in New York City, NY, Thursday May 15, 2008, from 8:00am – 4:00pm at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, 1605 Broadway, New York, NY, 10019.
The 2008 LSBS title sponsor, Macy’s, is proud to present in partnership for this wonderful event one of their premier cosmetics brands, Clinique. Clinique will bring great gifts, raffle prizes and a makeover lounge that will be open during the day for attendees to receive the best tips in make-up and skin care from their team of experts.
“Macy’s relationship with LATINA Style and the Latina business community represents a powerful and fast growing segment of the US economy that is having a significant impact in shaping business and commerce in all the communities that we serve,” says Ed Goldberg, SVP Community and Government Affairs, who will deliver the sponsor opening remarks at the start of the event. “Macy’s is pleased to be the title sponsor for this historic tour and we sincerely look forward to making new contacts and business partners to forge long term relationships during the one day event.”
“Macy’s significant engagement is a clear indication of the prominent role the retailer intends to play in the Latina professional market,” says Robert E. Bard, President & CEO, LATINA Style.
The LATINA Style Business Series is the most successful ongoing business development program for Latina business owners in the nation. Over 17,000 Latina entrepreneurs and professionals have benefited from participating in this exciting and informative one-day business program since it first launched in 1998. The focus of the 2008 series will be to provide a platform for women business owners who are looking to position their enterprises to succeed at the next level.
The event co-chairs are Shirley Rodríguez Remeneski, President, 100 Hispanic Women, and Jerusha Ramos, Investment Advisor for NL Financial and community leader with many advocacy organizations.
Topics include: “Securing Capital to Build Capacity,” “Protecting You and Your Investments,” “Positioning Your Company for Success in the Supply Chain,” “Successful Marketing Strategies to Sell You and Your Business,” and “Latina Entrepreneur Spotlight: Lessons Learned.” We will feature local business leaders and hear first-hand how they were able to find true business success!
Other national sponsors include Sam’s Club, State Farm Insurance, UnitedHealthcare and Wal-Mart.
Registration fee includes: dynamic panels, 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 have been visited since the inception of the Business Series in 1998. Since then, it has received an overwhelmingly positive response from the Latina, Hispanic and small-business communities. 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 New York Business Series visit http://www.latinastyle.com or call 1-800-651-8083.