Items Tagged with 'West Michigan HIspanic Chamber of Commerce'


Chamber produces Latino Career Fair

November 8, 2016
A local chamber will produce a career fair this week that promotes diversity. Read More

Hispanic chamber produces golf tournament

June 22, 2016
A Hispanic chamber is hosting a golf tournament in town this week. Read More

Hispanic Chamber business contest rewards five pitches

Businesses ranging from landscaping to transportation share financial and services assistance.

June 17, 2016
The West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s first Latino Business Pitch Competition split $5,750 among five winners. Read More

Hispanic Chamber to host first business pitch night

Effort is part of a bilingual outreach to involve Spanish-speaking business owners.

April 29, 2016
The West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce has a plan to encourage more Hispanic small business owners and entrepreneurs to enter local business pitch competitions. Read More

Hispanic chamber names award winners

April 14, 2016
More than 500 people gathered recently for the West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Awards Gala. Read More

Assure a seat at the table for the community ‘doers,’ not just the donors

December 18, 2015
Grand Rapids Business Journal made a point last week of the West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce advancements in planning and programs for increasingly large Hispanic-owned businesses, and spending less time in discussions that result only in checking off (someone else’s) box on a form labeled “diversity effort.” Read More

New energy fuels Hispanic Chamber’s growth

Changes in leadership and direction are paying dividends.

December 11, 2015
It doesn’t make good business sense to ignore the impact of West Michigan’s Hispanic community, now and in the future. Read More

Hispanic chamber produces Business Expo

October 28, 2015
Time is running out to reserve booth space at an event that will celebrate the Hispanic business community. Read More

Hispanic Chamber launches MedioDía business workshops

June 19, 2015
A series of informative and motivating business workshops begins this week to connect Spanish-speaking entrepreneurs with development resources. Read More

Inside Track: Stimulating the economic engine

Jorge Gonzalez builds on banking experience as the new executive director of West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

April 17, 2015
At one point in his career, Jorge Gonzalez was either a member of or leading at least 15 community organizations in West Michigan — all at once. Read More