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NHEO 2010 Hispanic Entrepreneurs


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Hispanic entrepreneurs represent a largely untapped resource in the US economy. NHEO mission is to foster Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation among Hispanics through mentoring, networking and education.

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NHEO 2010 Hispanic Entrepreneurs

  1. 1. <ul><li>OUR VISION </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To empower Hispanics to become a strong community of well-being individuals who are engaged as prosperous citizens, able to create value in US society and economy. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>OUR MISION </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To foster Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation among Hispanics through mentoring, networking, and education. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Established in 2009 as a 501 (c) (3) </li></ul><ul><li>non-profit organization, the organization was created to empower Hispanic entrepreneurs who are underrepresented in America. </li></ul><ul><li>NHEO is headquartered in Charlotte, NC. </li></ul>Juan Pablo Giometti, MBA Founder and CEO
  2. 2. <ul><li>Although Hispanics represent approximately 13 percent of the total U.S. population, only 6 percent of business are owned by Hispanics. And there´s an even greater gap when you consider the rates at which Hispanics grow companies to scale. </li></ul><ul><li>Cultural barriers, lack of economic resources, lack of role models and mentors, and prejudice are just some of the challenges that continue to marginalize and prevent Hispanic entrepreneurship. </li></ul><ul><li>A New Approach Is Needed: Old solutions don’t break the negative cycles.  NHEO is working to better understand these issues, strengthening the infrastructures that will help Hispanic entrepreneurs be successful.  If you want to get involved and want to make a difference in our community, take action!   Be part of our movement! </li></ul>