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Published Monday, June 6, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC, June 6, 2016 –The Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC) celebrated its annual Gala: Honoring Hispanic Businesses in Construction on June 3rd at the Omni Shoreham in Washington, DC. This year the GWHCC recognized five individuals in the construction sector who have excelled in various categories and celebrated its 40th anniversary.

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Published Friday, May 13, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC –The Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC) will be celebrating its 40th Annual Gala: Honoring Hispanic Businesses in Construction on June 3rd at the Omni Shoreham in Washington, DC. This year the GWHCC will be recognizing five individuals in the construction sector who have excelled in various categories. The Gala Chairs are Edwin Villegas, President & CEO of Winmar Construction Inc. and Carlos Perdomo, CEO of Keystone Plus Construction Corporation. The event’s keynote speaker is David Velazquez, President & CEO of Pepco Holdings.

“This year the Chamber is celebrating its 40th anniversary! This is a significant milestone for us, the GWHCC and its members have come a long way since 1976,” said Angela Franco, President and CEO. “The GWHCC works every day to help businesses move forward and to build sectors that play an essential role within the community.”

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September 2016
Thursday, September 1, 2016
Home | Contact The Chamber 2016 Hispanic Heritage Celebration GWHCC is pleased to invite you and join us to celebrate the Hispanic Heritage Celebration on October 13, 2016. GWHCC will be recognizing a Hispanic business from the DC metropolitan area. GWHCC is honored to present its 2016 Chairman’s Award to Gustavo F.
 
LOCAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HONORS LARGEST HISPANIC-OWNED INDUSTRY DURING ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY
Monday, June 6, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC, June 6, 2016 –The Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC) celebrated its annual Gala: Honoring Hispanic Businesses in Construction on June 3rd at the Omni Shoreham in Washington, DC. This year the GWHCC recognized five individuals in the construction sector who have excelled in various categories and celebrated its 40th anniversary.

 
GREATER WASHINGTON HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE TO HONOR LARGEST INDUSTRY AMONG HISPANIC BUSINESSES AT THEIR 40TH ANNUAL GALA
Friday, May 13, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC –The Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC) will be celebrating its 40th Annual Gala: Honoring Hispanic Businesses in Construction on June 3rd at the Omni Shoreham in Washington, DC. This year the GWHCC will be recognizing five individuals in the construction sector who have excelled in various categories. The Gala Chairs are Edwin Villegas, President & CEO of Winmar Construction Inc. and Carlos Perdomo, CEO of Keystone Plus Construction Corporation. The event’s keynote speaker is David Velazquez, President & CEO of Pepco Holdings.

“This year the Chamber is celebrating its 40th anniversary! This is a significant milestone for us, the GWHCC and its members have come a long way since 1976,” said Angela Franco, President and CEO. “The GWHCC works every day to help businesses move forward and to build sectors that play an essential role within the community.”

 
THE WHO’S WHO OF WASHINGTON’S BUSINESS SCENE RECOGNIZE THE POWER OF HISPANICS AT THE 7TH ANNUAL BUSINESS EXPO 2016
Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Washington, DC, March 16, 2016. The Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC) hosted its largest event of the year, the 7th Annual Business Expo, with 1,600 attendees, 170 exhibitors, 90 sponsors and partners, and dozens of speakers. This year’s Expo, themed “The Value of Hispanic Businesses: Social, Economic, and Political Power,” expands on the Chamber’s momentous year of growth and partnership-building across the tristate region.

 
7TH ANNUAL BUSINESS EXPO 2016 SHOWCASES THE POWER AND INFLUENCE OF HISPANIC BUSINESSES
Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Washington, DC, March 1, 2016. The 7th Annual Business Expo, one of the biggest events hosted by the Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC), is revving up to attract 2,000 attendees, 170 exhibitors, 90 sponsors and partners, and dozens of speakers. This year’s Expo, themed “The Value of Hispanic Businesses: Social, Economic, and Political Power,” expands on the Chamber’s momentous year of growth and partnership-building across the tristate region.

 
Washington Regional Leaders to Join Hispanic Chamber on Exploratory Mission to Cuba
Wednesday, February 17, 2016

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC) President and CEO Angela Franco today announced an historic regional exploratory mission to Cuba, February 20-25, 2016.  The mission will include District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser, Montgomery County, Maryland Executive Ike Leggett, and Secretary of Commerce and Trade for the Commonwealth of Virginia Maurice Jones. Collectively, the delegation represents the strength and diversity of the regional economy, and affirms the region as a global leader in development, innovation, and international trade.

 
GWHCC Mourns the Passing of its Founder
Thursday, December 17, 2015
On December 15, 2015, Jose Antonio Font, founder of the Ibero American Chamber of Commerce (known today as the Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) died after a long battle with cancer. “GWHCC mourns the death of our friend and founder Jose Antonio. We will continue celebrate his life and honor his legacy by empowering Hispanic
 
GWHCC YEAR IN REVIEW 2015
Monday, December 7, 2015
 
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