Prestigio Hispano 2020 awards luncheon

Each year at Prestigio Hispano, we take time during a special luncheon to recognize individuals who have shown a genuine interest in moving our communities forward and advancing relationships within our business and civic circles. This years luncheon was a tremendous success as over 80 individuals attended the socially distanced event and recognized the award […]

September Luncheon

September luncheon was a huge success September marked the first month where we decided to organize a revised networking luncheon and we had great attendance and awesome networking opportunities.  Thank you Sheriff Chad Chronister and Commissioner Sandi Murman for the update on the various programs, challenges and achievements the county is seeing through Covid. Thanks […]

October Networking Event

Network with Us Wednesday – October 7, 20206:00 PM – 9:00 PM SOCIAL DISTANCING POLICY: Please note, we will be practicing Social Distancing at this event. Wearing a mask is required. No Walk-ins. Space is limited. Registration online in advance is REQUIRED. HOTEL HAYA in YBOR – 1412 E. 7th Ave. Tampa, FL 33605Wednesday – October […]

2020 Small Business Grant “Empresario Emprendedor” recipients

The Tampa Hispanic Chamber along with the USHCC, Cargill and Rumba meats, held a small private reception to honor the recipients of the 2020 Empresario Emprendedor small business grants. The board of directors had worked with other volunteers to coordinate the selection process and were happy to be able to help local businesses get through […]

First Luncheon of 2020

Our first HCCTB Luncheon of 2020 was truly remarkable. Thank you Gino Collura and Danny Alvarez for providing valuable information on how to manage Crisis Communication in our business and our lives. Let’s do it again! [NEWS]

Contest winners announced!

Thanks to the generosity of CAR CREDIT the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Tampa Bay received a grant to create a contest to benefit the community. Through this generous grant, CAR CREDIT went the extra mile to offer a van to our winners of the “Empresario Emprendedor” contest. YÜJ enlightened granola owners, Massiel and Fernando […]

Hillsborough commission recognizes local leaders in proclamaition

In Celebration of the Hispanic Heritage Month, The Hillsborough County Florida Government, Les Miller Commissioner Chairman and Hispanic Liaison Eli Capote Rodriguez presented a special proclamation to a group of Hispanic Leaders representing Cuba, Dominican Republic, Venezuela, Colombia, Mexico and Puerto Rico ( La Isla del Encanto).  Within that group our very own President, Diane […]

Prestigio Hispano awards luncheon

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Tampa Bay (HCCTB), hosted a Networking and Awards Luncheon for Latino professionals, as recognition for their positive contributions with displayed expertise in our Tampa Bay area. Members of the board along with the luncheon’s attendees took part in the celebration of achievements and […]

Mayor Castor encourages chamber members

Recently elected Mayor Jane Castor of Tampa Florida honored the Tampa Hispanic Chamber by attending their monthly luncheon and presenting her vision and plan to encourage small and minority business to engage with each other and the city. Mayor Castor talked about the future of Tampa as a technology hub  and how they have recently attracted some […]

Hanney encourages businesses at luncheon

Our June networking luncheon featured James Hanney of the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority.  During his presentation, Mr. Hanney encouraged attendees to do business with his organization through their vendor registration and bidding process. “These projects are mini cities and require a wide array of services and products” James Hanney There are multiple level of projects […]