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April 26, 2017
2017’s Best Cities for Hispanic Entrepreneurs
Expect the Hispanic and Latino community’s contributions to the U.S. economy to be nothing short of monumental in the coming decades. Not only is this demographic expected to make up a third of the U.S. population by 2050 — translating into immense buying power — this group is also creating businesses at 15 times the national rate, according to one report. Read More.
April 18, 2016
Latinos: The force behind small-business growth in America
In a country built by immigrants, numbers represent the strength and ability to move forward both culturally and economically. Such is the case for Latinos, a growing force in the United States currently representing 18 percent of the overall population — a number expected to grow to 30 percent by 2060. Read More.
February 22, 2017
Hispanic small business owners expect to grow revenues, hire more in 2017, study shows
Hispanic small business owners across the country are significantly more optimistic about revenue goals and hiring plans in 2017 than their non-Hispanic counterparts, according to a new study by Bank of America to be released Wednesday.
Tuesday, Bank of America released highlights of its national Hispanic Small Business Owner Spotlight at a luncheon event at Bulla, a Spanish restaurant in Coral Gables, attended by 56 small business owners and community leaders. Read More.