SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Hispanic Chambers of Commerce, the premier organization promoting
the development of Hispanic entrepreneurs and emerging Latino businesses
in California, announced that Wells Fargo will be the Title Sponsors for
its Annual Convention.
The three-day convention, from Aug. 13 to Aug. 15, will be held at the
Hyatt Regency Orange County and will have a multimillion-dollar economic
impact on Orange County, with thousands expected to attend.
"Wells Fargo is proud to be the title sponsor of the California Hispanic
Chambers of Commerce Convention for the 14th straight year," said Wells
Fargo Senior Vice President and Community Development Manager Tim Rios.
"We have partnered with the CHCC for many years, together working to
meet the needs of California's important and fast-growing Latino
The event will give attendees excellent networking opportunities,
chances to connect with major businesses and government agencies and
learn how to accelerate growth in their businesses.
"We appreciate Wells Fargo's continued commitment to helping
Latino-owned business grow and thrive in California," said Alice
Perez, President & CEO of the California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce. "Our
annual convention is an important time for us to bring leaders together
from around the state. It's made possible by generous supporters, led by
"We, Hispanic Entrepreneurs, are grateful that Wells Fargo and other
sponsors see the value in this annual convention in bringing political
and business leaders together with us to conduct and learn about
business," said Ken Macias, Chairman of the California Hispanic
Chambers of Commerce Board of Directors.
Among the top Hispanic business experts presenting at this year's
convention also include: Journalist, Activist and Philanthropist Giselle
Fernandez; Author Sylvia Mendoza, and Latina Global Executive Leadership
Program CEO Dr. Yasmin Davidds. Hispanic leaders Arturo Vargas,
Executive Director of the National Association of Latino Elected and
Appointed Officials (NALEO) and Antonio Gonzalez, President of the
Southwest Voter Registration Education Project (SVREP) headline a town
hall on voter registration and its impact on Latino businesses.
To register, visit www.cahcc.com
or call (916) 444-2221. The cost of the convention is $295 for
members/$395 for non-members. Single-day admission is also available.
About the California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce
The California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce (CHCC) is the premier and
largest regional ethnic business organization in the nation, promoting
the economic growth and development of Hispanic entrepreneurs and
California's emerging businesses. Through its network of more than 65
Hispanic chambers and business associations throughout California, the
CHCC represents the interest of over 700,000 Hispanic business owners.
For more information, please visit www.cahcc.com.
About Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) is a nationwide, diversified,
community-based financial services company with $1.6 trillion in assets.
Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides
banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial
finance through more than 9,000 locations, 12,500 ATMs, and the internet
and has offices in 36 countries to support customers who conduct
business in the global economy. With approximately 265,000 team members,
Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells
Fargo & Company was ranked No. 29 on Fortune's 2014 rankings of
America's largest corporations. Wells Fargo's vision is to satisfy all
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Source: California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce (CHCC)