Category: News (Featured)

San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Proudly Announces that San Antonio Has Been Selected to Host the XXIV U.S. Spain Council Forum in 2019

The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC) is proud to announce that San Antonio has officially been selected as the host location for the XXIV U.S. Spain Council Forum in 2019. The United States-Spain Council is a unique organization in which American and Spanish top corporate leaders, high-level government officials and leaders in education…

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Graduate of San Antonio Hispanic Chamber’s Latina Leadership Institute Elected to Office, First of its Kind for Program

Veronica Vasquez, a local attorney and graduate of the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s (SAHCC) second Latina Leadership Institute (LLI) cohort, is the judge-elect for Bexar County Probate Court No. 2 winning with 57% of the vote in the 2018 mid-term election. Veronica Vasquez stated, “As a Latina, and the first person of color…

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San Antonio Hispanic Chamber seeking highly-qualified individuals to apply for Permanent President and CEO Position

The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking highly-qualified applicants for the organization’s President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO) position. The President & CEO is the key executive leader of the Hispanic Chamber. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors. “We are intently searching for someone who will continue to lead the…

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Alamo Colleges District Chancellor Dr. Mike Flores to deliver first public address during Hispanic Chamber Event

The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will host a luncheon in honor of Dr. Mike Flores, the new chancellor of the Alamo Colleges District on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Embassy Suites at Brooks. The Alamo Colleges District is the largest provider of higher education in the region and the number one…

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San Antonio Hispanic Chamber’s Statement on the new NAFTA deal, now known as the U.S., Mexico, Canada Agreement (USMCA)

The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC) unequivocally supports the passage of an updated NAFTA agreement, now known as the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA. The announcement of Canada joining the recently crafted accord between Mexico and the United States will benefit our community and South Texas. It will continue to promote free trade and globalization, two prime tools that bolster economic growth.

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Rebecca Q. Cedillo Named Interim President and CEO of San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Rebecca Q. Cedillo has been named the Interim President and CEO of the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC) effective October 1, 2018. Cedillo, founder of Strategic Initiatives Consulting, currently serves as Business and Community Impact Officer at University Health System (UHS). Cedillo also recently served as the SAHCC’s Chairwoman in 2016. “The SAHCC’s CEO Search Committee, and…

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Hispanic Chamber to Feature Four Trailblazing Latinas during First of its Kind Event

In line with 2018 San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s Chairwoman Erika Prosper Nirenberg’s key message: “Latinos are Leaders,” which makes a statement regarding how the Hispanic community has been at the forefront of economic, political and cultural growth for our city, state and country, the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC) is proud to announce a first of its kind event showcasing Latinas who were the first in their respective industries called Latinas are Leaders,” a luncheon that will be held at the Embassy Suites Riverwalk Downtown on Wednesday, August 29, 2018 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

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Lead by Example! Get your Latinos are Leaders T-shirt now!

We have created a Spreadshirt account for you to purchase your exclusive “Latinos are Leaders!” t-shirt online! These shirts have our 2018 Chairwoman Erika Prosper Nirenberg’s key message: “Latinos are Leaders,” which makes a statement regarding how the Hispanic community has been at the forefront of economic, political and cultural growth for our city, state and…

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Study by SABÉR Research Institute will Showcase Impact of Women in the San Antonio Economy

Study by SABÉR Research Institute will Showcase Impact of Women in the San Antonio Economy

The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce with our partners at the SABÉR Research Institute will soon release a full study showcasing the impact of women in the San Antonio economy. A preview of this study was showcased during the 9th Annual “Making a Mark on the World” Women’s Awards presented by USAA. The study will showcase the true gross domestic product (GDP) of women in the San Antonio metro area adjusted for household production and equal pay, along with highlighting various items for which women tend to pay more for than men, including investing more on education for their families, as well as “pink taxed” feminine hygiene items.

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Become A New Member Today!

Let us be your 5-Star Chamber of Choice! Join the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce today and receive 10% off on your New Membership Investment! Offer is valid until July 31, 2018! Don’t miss out on this summer special! Visit our website www.sahcc.org. To receive the 10% off of your membership investment, email our…

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