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NJBIZ's List of Powerful People Includes 
11 New Jersey Chamber Board Members

NJBIZ newspaper released its Power 100 list this week - a list of what the newspaper considers the most powerful people in the New Jersey business community.
Carlos Medina, chair of the Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey, representing Hispanic-owned business, which contribute more than $12 billion in revenue.

To see the full list, Click here

Number of Hispanic-owned
businesses continues to grow, economic study finds

There are now 116,000 Hispanic-owned businesses in the Garden State, according to a recent report for the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

That number surprised the Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, which has consistently held the number at “more than 80,000.”

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"Apply for our Hispanic Entrepreneurship Program" 
Deadline extended to 
February 28,2017


New Set-Aside Program is a
First for Hudson County 
and New Jersey

The program increases opportunities for minority-, women-, and 
veteran-owned or small businesses to obtain contracts and 
do business with Hudson County.

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Contact:  James Kennelly,

"Estimating Tips for Construction Contractors Workshops"

Topics Include the Following:

Current Industry Tools 

Common Estimating Mistakes

                              Calculating Labor Cost and more!

FREE program 
Registration  is required
To register call: 973-621-2011

"Accelerating Growth of Immigrant
Entrepreneurs in New Jersey"

New Jersey’s Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is helping to create a new generation of entrepreneurs with a program to accelerate the inclusion of  recent immigrants into the business community

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"Hipatia Lopez Podcast "

Hipatia is a mother of three and an entrepreneur who decided to pursue, realize, and monetize her concept!! Next month, she will be on HSN selling her product, as a finalist in HSN's American Dreams competition. Her story will inspire you and empower you to innovate!!

Please subscribe NOW to the podcast and listen to her interview! We had an AMAZING time!

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