Contact : Julia Arata-Fratta
Telephone: (608) 698-6256
For Immediate Release 
May 16th, 2014

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To maximize economic development and job creation through advocacy and programs that generate success and value for our Latino and non-Latino business community.


Our monthly "Enlace" networking events is the perfect opportunity to connect with other Chamber members. 

The Chamber offers workshops and seminars important to running and growing your business. Business experts are also available to consult with you on your business or marketing plan questions.

Align your business brand with our mission by sponsoring an event or workshop or participating in advertising opportunities.


The Chamber actively works to develop partnerships to benefit our members' growth and longevity. Current partners include the City of Madison, Dane County, Latino Academy of Workforce Development, Madison College, and WWBIC.

Latino Chamber of Commerce of Dane County 
Announces New Board Member !
Lupe Montes
U.S. Bank

Lupe Montes is the Community Reinvestment Loan Originator and representative for U.S. Bank, Madison Metro.  Lupe has worked in the banking industry for the last 15 years, most notably in the Latino Community. She believes in helping others reach their goals.  One way to achieve that self-sufficiency is through the process of home ownership - a core part of living and achieving the American Dream. Lupe believes educating and arming the community with knowledge in the home buying process, credit establishment and if needed credit repair to achieve investment goals.

Lupe is one of seven siblings of first generation Mexican Americans.  She was born and raised on the West side of Chicago in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. Her family is originally from Coahuila, Mexico.  She is the first of her siblings to graduate from college, earning a B.A. degree from U.W. Madison. 

Lupe was appointed by the mayor to sit on the Housing Strategy committee, has served as a poll worker in past elections, and is active in her community. She also serves on several boards and committees relating to housing. 

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