SOURCE: United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

March 23, 2016 07:00 ET

Media Advisory: USHCC Foundation Chamber Training Institute (CTI) in Austin, Texas

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - March 23, 2016) -  On Thursday, March 24 at 6:00 PM, the USHCC Foundation will be hosting a reception to celebrate the second Chamber Training Institute (CTI) of 2016 on March 24-25 in Austin, Texas.

The Chamber Training Institute (CTI) is a program designed with the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business, facilitated by Notre Dame faculty, and sponsored by Wells Fargo.

Since its inception in 2010, CTI has allowed more than 900 leaders from 300 chambers to participate in this free, two-day training, after which they return to their communities to foster the growth and prosperity of their local business members.

WHO: United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) President & CEO Javier Palomarez
Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GAHCC) President & CEO Mark Madrid
US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce (USPAAC) CEO & National President Susan Allen
National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) Senior Vice President Sam McClure

WHAT: USHCC Foundation Reception and Chamber Training Institute (CTI)

WHEN: Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 6:00 PM

WHERE: Stark Center (inside Texas Memorial Stadium) on campus at the University of Texas -- Austin

About the USHCC
The USHCC actively promotes the economic growth, development and interests of more than 4.1 million Hispanic-owned businesses, that combined, contribute over $661 billion to the American economy every year. It also advocates on behalf of 260 major American corporations and serves as the umbrella organization for more than 200 local chambers and business associations nationwide.

About the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation
The USHCC Foundation is the philanthropic and educational arm of the USHCC. The mission of the USHCC Foundation is to enrich experiences of current and future leaders in the world of business through life-long learning and support. The Foundation's initiatives awaken and nurture the entrepreneurial spirit, support business growth, strengthen local chambers and foster leaders. For more information, visit www.ushccfoundation.org

Contact Information

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