Wednesday, January 23, 2019
      • The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Named the Hispanic Businesswoman and Businessman for 2012

        WASHINGTON D.C.  – The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) announced that The Alamo Travel Group’s Patricia Pliego Stout and Group O’s Gregg Ontiveros have been named the 2012 HBE Hispanic Businesswoman and Hispanic Businessman, respectively. The coveted ranking recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs for their contributions and leadership within the Hispanic business community.  The announcement was made during the HBE Elite Luncheon Read More »
      • 13 Texas Businesses and Member Chambers Honored By TAMACC During Annual Convention and Awards Gala

        September 10, 2012—Austin, TX— The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) recognized 13 Texas businesses, individuals and member chambers during its recent 37th Annual Convention and Business Expo in San Antonio. Over 500 attendees from across the state benefited from procurement roundtable sessions with state agencies and Read More »
      • University Study Identifies Growth Path For Hispanic-Owned Small Businesses in Texas

        SAN ANTONIO, Texas — The two most critical challenges for Hispanic-owned businesses to grow are overcoming a lack of training in management and communication skills and gaining better access to markets, according to new research of Hispanic-owned businesses in Texas from The University of Texas at Austin. The study provides Read More »
      • TAMACC Announces Support for TransCanada’s Gulf Coast Project

        Austin, TX – June 28, 2012 – The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) today announced its support for TransCanada’s proposed Gulf Coast Project. The Gulf Coast Project is a 36-inch pipeline that will deliver crude oil from a hub in Cushing, Oklahoma to Texas Gulf Coast Read More »
      • USHCC: SB1070 Ruling by Supreme Court Shows Arizona Overstepped Its Bounds

        WASHINGTON, June 25, 2012 — The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) today announced its disappointment with the Supreme Court’s mixed decision on the Arizona immigration law known as SB1070. In its 5-3 ruling, the Supreme Court essentially gutted the Arizona law by striking down three of the main Read More »
      • Grace Flores-Hughes

        Flores-Hughes: Keynote Speaker for TAMACC’s 2012 Women of Distinction Awards Grace Flores-Hughes, is the TAMACC’s Keynote Speaker for the 2012 Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon on May 4, 2012 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas. The purpose of this women’s award luncheon is to recognize the accomplishments and Read More »
      • After 44 years of service Knaggs retires from Verizon

        “Can you hear me now?” is not something Helen Soto Knaggs has had to ask very often. For more than four decades Knaggs’ voice and accomplishments have rung load and clear as an example for others to follow. In December 2011, Knaggs, Verizon’s Director of External Affairs in Austin, Texas Read More »