The Power of Our Immigrant Perspective and Vision: Why Hispanics See Opportunity Differently and How This Translates into Effective Leadership and New Types of Opportunities.
Los Angeles (Vocus) July 27, 2010 -–
University of Southern California Annenberg Alum and International Desk Assignment Editor for CNN, Nick Valencia, will serve as a panelist during the Center for Hispanic Leadership’s (CHL) “Embracing Diversity through Innovation” Summit to be held on September 18, 2010 in Los Angeles.
Valencia will be lending his powerful insight as a Convergence Journalist to the panel, “The Power of Our Immigrant Perspective and Vision: Why Hispanics See Opportunity Differently and How This Translates into Effective Leadership and New Types of Opportunities.”
“The Center for Hispanic Leadership presents a different and powerful perspective to the talents inherit among Hispanics because of our cultural and ethnic experience,” says Valencia. “I look forward to having a rich discussion on commanding our cultural and professional identity –and the power that results when we converge and maximize them in our careers.”
“Nick is someone who truly exemplifies the core values and mission of the Center for Hispanic Leadership,” says CEO and Founder of CHL, Glenn Llopis. “His cultural background, academic success and professional experiences actively demonstrate the Six Natural Characteristics that Define Hispanic Talent: Immigrant Perspective, Circular Vision, Latin Passion, Entrepreneurial Spirit, Generous Purpose and Cultural Promise.”
This Summit will take place in the Junior Achievement Finance Park Mike Curb Center for Free Enterprise at 6250 Forest Lawn Drive, Los Angeles, CA, 90068. Proceeds will be donated to Junior Achievement, a volunteer driven, not-for-profit organization dedicated to educating students about entrepreneurship, financial literacy and work readiness, through experiential, hands-on programs.
Early bird registration begins at $395 per person by August 15, 2010. To register, and preview the summit agenda, please visit http://www.centerforhispanicleadership.com. For media inquiries, please contact Midy Aponte at The Sánchez Ricardo Agency, (202) 244-4415 or Midy(at)SanchezRicardo(dot)com.
About The Center for Hispanic Leadership
The Center for Hispanic Leadership is a Southern California-based organization that provides talent development programs to corporations for the advancement of their Hispanic professionals. The Center was founded by Mr. Glenn Llopis, a former corporate executive and author of Earning Serendipity: 4 Skills for Creating and Sustaining Good Fortune in Your Work. Earning Serendipity addresses how to best see and seize opportunities and organic talent growth in today's brave new workplace.
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