The National Hispana Leadership Institute’s 2008 Executive Leadership Training and Mujer Awards Conference was a resounding success thanks to the contribution of numerous supporters and allies; the participation of hundreds of prominent Latinas and leaders from across the country; the collaboration of renowned experts, panelists and speakers who facilitated the conference’s events and the support of NHLI’s board members, staff and volunteers.
Special thanks to NHLI’s conference sponsors: State Farm Insurance Companies, Wal-Mart, T-Mobile, MillerCoors, the United States Postal Service, Sprint, Southwest Airlines, General Motors, Nordstrom, Ford, McDonalds, Nationwide Insurance, Nissan, Johnson & Johnson, Verizon, Hispanic MPR, The Walt Disney Company, BBVA Compass, WaMu, The Cartel Group, Goya Foods, Anheuser Busch, UPS, American Family Insurance, Fannie Mae, Latinosinhighered.com, Telemundo Orlando, Radio La Fantastica, Latina Style magazine, La Prensa-Orlando and DFW Airport.
Additionally, NHLI would like to acknowledge TV producers, Neisa Condemaita and Andrew Arbuckle (Washington, DC), for the production of the 2008 Mujer Awards honoree’s video clips and translator, Nichelle Gillian (NewYork) for her services.
The 2008 conference celebrated NHLI’s coming of age. NHLI turned 21 and we are looking forward to an exciting future and another successful conference in 2009.
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Articles and Press Releases on the 2008 Conference
11/18/08 - Never Too Much Time to Talk About Latinas
11/13/08 - Local Hispanic Women Want to Raise a Single Voice
11/13/08 - Latinas de Todo el País se Reunirán en Orlando
11/13/08 - Mujeres Latinas se Reúnen en Orlando para Debatir Sobre Liderazgo y Poder
11/09/08 - Líderes Latinas de Todo el País se Reunirán en Orlando
11/09/08 - Latina Leaders and
Nationally Recognized Experts Participate in Premier
10/31/08 - Leadership Conference Addresses Disparity
10/23/08 - Preparing Hispanas for Leadership
08/09/08 - National Conference
and Awards Ceremony Provides Premier Training, Celebrates Latina Leadership and
Honors Women for Lifetime Achievements