2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

The Future of Latino Entrepreneurship

Monday, March 16
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Austin Convention Center
Ballroom E
Austin Convention Center

Different cultures & philosophies are represented in the Latino entrepreneurship community. A unifying characteristic which binds us together is the belief in the American dream. Through entrepreneurship, hard work & a healthy sense of community integration, great success can be accomplished. Several cities across the US & Americas have seen a rise in Latino(a) entrepreneurship success. This session addresses how the new face of the Latino(a) entrepreneur is shaping up regionally, nationally & internationally as well as how this Hispanic Chamber in tandem with the City of Austin and partners are involved to help grow & support this vibrant ecosystem right here in Austin.

Topics covered:

A) Latino(a) business / entrepreneurship research.
B) Trends, insights & case studies for entrepreneur success.
C) Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy - International & Domestic

It's an interactive session so come ready to share your feedback to further develop this Entrepreneur ecosystem.


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Mark Madrid

Pres & CEO

Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Madrid was recently named one of Texas’s Modern Hispanic Gentleman by Texas Monthly and Ketel One®. This celebratory campaign singles out men who embody an ideal: Hispanic leaders who pursue exce...

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Ruben Cantu


CORE Media Enterprises

Thomas Miranda

Founder & CEO

Sparkovation IT LLC

Thomas “Tomás“ Miranda is Founder and CEO of Sparkovation IT, LLC, a management and technology consulting firm specializing in, strategic planning, risk management, Sales/Service CRM, network integ...

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Tony Aguilar


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