Speakers

Jessica Alba

JESSICA ALBA
Founder and Chief Creative Officer of The Honest Company and Honest Beauty


2016 USHCC
Excellence in Business
Award Honoree


EMILIO ESTEFAN
19 Time Grammy Award-Winning Musician, Entrepreneur & Philanthropist


2016
Ohtli
Award Honoree


2016 USHCC CONVENTION SPEAKERS

President, ALPFA Solutions

Raymond’s extensive background includes 25 years of experience with Fortune 100 companies as a senior executive in both human resources and general business, and as a board director for several nonprofit organizations.

Chief Operating Officer, LPC Solutions

Steve has spent the last 16 years helping with companies to mature their back office processes and technology systems.

Business Banking Market Executive - Greater Miami, Bank of America

George Bermudez leads a team of 11 client relationship managers in providing comprehensive financial advisory, lending, treasury and international banking solutions.

Business Outreach Director, Hillary for America; 2016 LGBT Business Advocate of the Year

Rhett Buttle currently serves as the Business Outreach Director for the Hillary for America campaign where he acts as campaign’s main liaison to the business community.

Engineer, Entrepreneur/Business owner and Philanthropist

Marco Campos is an engineer, entrepreneur/business owner, and philanthropist.

Washington Editor-At-Large, The Atlantic

Steve Clemons is Washington Editor-At-Large for The Atlantic and National Journal; and Editor-in-Chief of AtlanticLIVE, National Journal LIVE , and QuartzLIVE.

Bay Area Traffic Solutions

It all started in summer of 1989. I was 15 years old and I got a job at a traffic control company just doing yard duties.

Musician, Entrepreneur & Philanthropist

It has been said that extraordinary leaders are ordinary human beings who possess an extraordinary vision and put all of their passion, drive and ambition to bring it into fruition.

Vice President, Global Marketing

Fernand “Fern” Fernandez American Airlines’ Vice President – Global Marketing is an experienced airline executive with more than 19-years in the industry.

Assistant Vice President, Director of CRA Strategic Initiatives, Woodforest National Bank

Daniel Galindo serves as Assistant Vice President and Director of CRA Strategic Initiatives with Woodforest National Bank.

Chief Executive Officer, eMerge Americas

Xavier Gonzalez serves as the Chief Executive Officer of eMerge Americas, helping lead the effort to establish Miami as the technology hub of the Americas.

Director Supplier Diversity & Sustainability, Microsoft Corporation

Mr. Hernandez serves as Supplier Diversity Director for Microsoft Corporation.

Diversity Outreach Program Manager, Google

Nicole Herrera is a Diversity Outreach Program Manager at Google focused on the US Hispanic market.

General Manager – Supplier Relations, Toyota Motor North America

Jim Holloway is General Manager of Supplier Relations. Mr. Holloway is responsible for overseeing Supplier Diversity, Risk Management, Systems and Supplier Relations.

Chief Procurement Officer, UPS

As the Chief Procurement Officer for UPS, Gary Kallenbach and his team manage all indirect and enterprise-wide complex commodities, including system technologies , professional services, energy and fuel purchases.

Chief Procurement Officer and Executive Vice President, COMCAST Cable and NBCUniversal

Peter Kiriacoulacos is responsible for the combined procurement function and developing and guiding strategies to help achieve commercial synergies.

Senior Vice President, IT Chief Financial Officer and Chief Procurement Officer

Angie Klett is senior vice president IT CFO and Chief Procurement Officer (CPO).

Global Corporate Social Responsibility, Community Affairs Executive, Bank of America

Angie Garcia Lathrop is a Community Affairs Executive for Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) at Bank of America.

Mayor, City of Miami Beach

For almost 30 years, Philip Levine has been an integral member of the Miami Beach community.

Vice President and GM, New Technology Group, Fashion and Sports

Sandra E. Lopez is vice president in the New Technology Group and oversees the fashion and sports business within its New Devices Group at Intel Corporation.

Director of Merchandising, CVS Pharmacy

Pedro Maldonado is currently the Director of Merchandising for CVS pharmacy y más.

President and CEO, Altura Capital Group; Managing Partner, Small Business Community Capital II, LP (SBCC)

Ms. Mantilla has over 25 years of domestic and international company building and investment management experience.

Global Head of Merchant Sales, Visa Inc.

Ramón Martín is the Global Head of Merchant Sales at Visa Inc.

Chairman & President, BP America Inc.

John Mingé is the Chairman and President of BP America Inc.

Akorbi CEO and Co-Founder

Claudia Mirza has led the Akorbi’s impressive evolution from a language translation company to a global provider of multilingual business solutions, including staffing, contact centers, global marketing, eLearning and much more.

Medical Director, Southeast Region, Aetna – Florida

Dr. Moffitt is a native Floridian raised in Hollywood, Florida.

President and CEO, Molina Healthcare

Dr. J. Mario Molina is President and CEO of Molina Healthcare, Inc., one of the leading organizations providing quality health care for low-income individuals and families.

Chief Financial Officer, Molina Healthcare

John C. Molina is the chief financial officer of Molina Healthcare, a company his father founded 35 years ago.

EVP, South Florida Market President, BBVA Compass

Roberto Muñoz is the South and South West Florida Market President for BBVA Compass. He oversees the commercial lending and domestic global wealth for the region.

EVP, Director of Corporate Responsibility & Reputation, BBVA Compass

J. Reymundo Ocañas is the director of Corporate Responsibility and Reputation and Community Reinvestment Act Officer for BBVA Compass.

Executive Vice President, Regional Director-Banking & Wealth Management, Texas Metro, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Alice Rodriguez is the Consumer Banking Executive responsible for Banking & Wealth Management in the greater Texas metro areas.

Director, Segment & Cultural Portfolio Strategy & Planning, VERIZON

Walter Rodriguez is Director of Segment and Cultural Portfolio Strategy & Planning within the Chief Marketing Office for Verizon.

President, Florida International University

Mark B. Rosenberg is president of Florida International University, face of the country’s future in higher education demographics.

President & CEO, Creative Times Inc.

Don Salazar currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer and President at Creative Times Inc., also known as CTI Construction, a design-and-build construction business based in Ogden, Utah.

Diversity Markets Manager, Google

Adrianna Samaniego is currently a Diversity Markets Manager at Google, Inc. working to empower underrepresented communities to grow on the web.

President & CEO, Agile Sourcing Partners, Inc

Maria Bastian Thompson is a woman with a vision and the will to see these visions through to reality.

President & Co-owner, Excellent Fruit & Produce Inc.

Enrique is President and Co-owner of Excellent Fruit & Produce Inc. (d/b/a EFAP).

Vice President, Marketing Communications and Media

Jeremy Tucker is vice president, Marketing Communications and Media, a position to which he was appointed in September 2014.

President, Goya Foods, Inc.

Robert “Bob” Unanue became President of Goya Foods, currently headquartered in Jersey City.

Chairman, The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation; Chairman & CEO, Pinnacle Group

Nina Vaca’s dynamic leadership over the past 19 years has propelled the company from a niche IT services firm to the workforce solutions powerhouse it is today.

Chief Procurement Officer, AARP

The CPO for AARP, Mark Reed has over 15 years of experience as a supply chain and procurement executive.

SVP/Chief Talent and Diversity Officer, Verizon

Magda Yrizarry is Verizon’s senior vice president and chief talent and diversity officer for Verizon Communications, a leading provider of wireless, fiber-optic and global Internet networks and services.