FIU’s Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center to Host First Americas Venture Capital Conference

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Leading venture capitalists, international business experts and entrepreneurs will convene in Miami this November for the first venture capital conference of its kind to focus on Latin American enterprises. The 2010 Americas Venture Capital Conference, presented by Florida International University’s Eugenio Pino and Family Global Entrepreneurship Center, will take place on November 17-18, 2010 […]

Center for Hispanic Leadership and its Founder/CEO, Glenn Llopis Featured as AOL Latino ICONOS

The Center for Hispanic Leadership (CHL) and its Founder / CEO, Glenn Llopis have been featured in AOL Latino’s new ICONOS section that currently showcases 100 Hispanic notables who are making a difference in the world through leadership, entertainment, sports and philanthropy. Accordingly to Llopis, “I am honored to be included in AOL Latino’s ICONOS […]

Innovation: The Next Challenge

Competitiveness requires more than sound macro policies and a good business environment. With the recent release of the World Bank’s Doing Business 2011 report, Latin America and the Caribbean have much to cheer about with more advances than declines in key categories of conducting business. Mexico and Peru scored highest—first and second place, respectively. For […]

Capital Sources: Venture capitalist conference focuses on the Americas

Baby Abuelita Productions is a Miami company with both an unusual name and an unusual line of products. “We create, manufacture and distribute a line of plush singing dolls, musical books and animated DVDs, and we target Hispanic families — children, parents, grandparents,” said Carol Fenster, who co-founded the business in 2004 with Hilda Argilagos-Jimenez. […]