ALPFA OC Leadership Summit
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ALPFA OC Leadership Summit

The ALPFA OC Leadership Summit will highlight The State of Latinos in Orange County. We aim to elevate the recognition of the economic powerhouse of Latinos and its global impact.

When: Saturday
9:00 am until 4:00 pm
Where: The Pacific Club
4110 MacArthur Blvd.
Newport Beach, California  92660
United States
Contact: ALPFA OC

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In fulfilling our mission of empowering Latino leaders, ALPFA OC announces the 2017 Leadership Summit:“The Global Economic Value of Diverse Leaders, on March 11, 2017, from 9 am to 4 pm at The Pacific Club in Newport Beach, CA.  

ALPFA (Association of Latino Professionals For America) is the longest standing Latino organization and well-positioned to assist America's Latino owned and operated companies and Fortune 500 to recruit, retain and develop professional Latino/Hispanic talent in every sector of the U.S. and global economy. We offer consumer insight, diverse procurement, and welcome all who share our mission. Locally, Mr. Gilbert Vazquez founded ALPFA in 1972 and has remained a great supporter of the organization.

This event brings together professionals and business owners, ALPFA members and guests to delve into the State of Latinos in Orange County, the Latino Paradigm, and the economic value of diverse leadership.


Online Countdown Promotion ends 3/10... limited quantity

General Admission $30

University Students $10

ALPFA Premium Student Members $ Free



9:00 AM          Registration and Reception

9:30 AM          Opening Remarks, Rose Arevalo, MBA, ALPFA OC President

                                  The State of Latinos in OC, Milton Galeas, MBA, ALPFA OC VP Academics                                          

9:50 AM          Lead Sponsor Welcome: Comerica

10:20 AM        Morning Keynote via satellite: “Addressing the Market-Workforce Gap”

    Eric Dirst, President, DeVry Online Services, DeVry

10:50 AM        Panel Session:

   “The Latino Paradigm: Digital Labor & Future Market Demands”

   Facilitator: Jessica Ruiz, Humana


Jesse Torres, California Governor’s Office

Monica Martinez, Comerica Bank

Thomas Peterson, KPMG

Luis Cachua, Northwestern Mutual

Ellen E. Tarantino, The Boeing  Company

12:15 PM     Lunch Keynote:

“The Global Economic Value of Diverse Leadership”

 Daniel Villao, Deputy Administrator, US Department of Labor

1:30 PM        Workshop 1:  Expanding diverse labor opportunities through major

 Infrastructure projects in the US

Darren Rose, High Speed Rail

2:30 PM       Workshop 2: Executive Presence in the Boardroom

Chris Brown, KPMG

3:30 PM       Networking

4:30 PM       Wrap Up

Note: subject to change



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