A sneak peak of the nation's largest Latino business convention
The U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) will bring its National Convention to Philadelphia in September.
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The USHCC National Convention brings together Hispanic business owners, corporate executives and members of more than 200 local Hispanic chambers of commerce from across the country. The largest Hispanic business organization in the country represents over 4.37 million Hispanic-owned businesses.
On Aug. 15, USHCC gave a preview of the upcoming convention, which will take place in Philadelphia from Sept. 16-18. The reception of at least one hundred people was held at the Independence Visitor Center.
Among those in attendance were Interim President and CEO of USHCC Fernand Fernandez, Mayor Jim Kenney and Carlos Medina, Chairman of the Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey. Also seen at the event were L. Jay Burks of Comcast, the Honorable Nelson Díaz, Camden Councilperson Angel Fuentes, and Philadelphia Councilwoman Maria Quinones-Sanchez.