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TDIndustries Named to FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” List

Hispanic Chamber member, TDIndustries, has been named FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list for the 16th consecutive year. Ranked number 86, TD’s multi-year track record has placed to FORTUNES’s “All Stars” – Companies that have made the list every year since the award’s inception in 1998. Only 13 companies have achieved this…

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Dr. Jaime R. Garza Participates in “Forbes Healthcare Summit”

SAN ANTONIO- Prominent San Antonio-are doctor and academic, Jaime R. Garza M.D., D.D.S., F.A.C.S., recently had the distinct honor to participate in the “Forbes Healthcare Summit, Healthcare in the USA: Prescription for Change.” Dr.Garza, proud member and recipient of the Hispanic Chamber’s 2009 Business Owner of the Year Award, is  a clinical professor of surgery…

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Working Under the Learning Curve – TRECO Enterprises

 Source: San Antonio Construction News, January Issue, Pg. 28 Read entire  issue by clicking here Before Edward Trevino even realized it, he was a general contractor. He started out cleaning carpets, and soon, he was installing them. He kept expanding his services until finally he founded Treco Enterprises in 1990. His son, Edward “JR” Trevino,…

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Congratulations to our Embajadores of the Year!

  Abigail Figueroa is the Owner of Home Helpers of San Antonio, a home care company that provides compassionate home care, personal assistance, and companionship services to the elderly.  Coordinating and providing care for loved ones has always been her passion.  She began her home care business in 2011 after honorably serving 23 years in…

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Hispanic Chamber member, Univision KWEX-TV Canal 41, winner of 8 Emmys!

Bravo! to proud San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce member, Univision. Our local Univision-41 station received 24 Emmy statues in eight out of ten nominated categories in Dallas on Saturday, November 10, 2012. The Emmy Award is given for outstanding television production and the annual ceremony honors nationally televised shows to regionally and locally produced programs….

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USHCC, Hispanic Scholarship Fund and Wells Fargo Team Up to Support College Advancement

$100,000 Wells Fargo grant supports 40 scholarships for Hispanic students  Los Angeles – On September 18, 2012 at the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) 33rd Annual Convention, the USHCC, Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) and Wells Fargo announced a first -time scholarship program reinforcing a commitment to higher education and entrepreneurship. Wells Fargo’s $100,000…

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Methodist Healthcare Names Michelle DeStefano Chief Nursing Officer at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital

Methodist Healthcare has named Michelle DeStefano, BSN, MPA, RN, NEA-BC, chief nursing officer at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital, a campus of Methodist Hospital.  “Michelle is passionate about creating and sustaining work environments that promote retention of nursing staff, positive patient outcomes, collaboration among physicians and other providers, and improvement in patient and staff safety…

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Jordana Barton will be accepting Corporate Philanthropist of the Year Award for Capital One Bank

Capital One Bank has been named the area’s top Corporate Philanthropist of the Year by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) San Antonio Chapter.  The announcement and award will be made at the AFP’s National Philanthropy Day® (NPD) luncheon on Nov. 8, 11:30 am – 1 pm,  at the Grand Hyatt Hotel.  Jordana Barton, Vice…

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Hispanic Chamber coordinates visit for The Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (Monterrey Tech)

On Thursday and Friday, October 18-19, 2012 the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber coordinated a visit for a group of 30 students and 3 professors to San Antonio. During the visit the group of Mexican students representing The Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education visited and learned about the great work of three members of the Hispanic Chamber that…

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SAHCC supports Pre-K 4 SA

“The  Mayor’s Pre-K 4 SA Initiative will ensure that our youth are well equipped with the educational tools necessary for them to succeed, and ultimately create an internationally competitive workforce in San Antonio.” – Raúl Lomelí-Azoubel, Chairman of the Board    San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce   The following article is from the City…

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