President of GM de Mexico to Address Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (MHCC)

  President of GM de Mexico to Address Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

PR Newswire

BEVERLY HILLS, Mich., Nov. 9, 2012

BEVERLY HILLS, Mich., Nov. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --The Michigan Hispanic
Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Ernesto M. Hernandez, the
President and Managing Director of General Motors de Mexico, will be the
keynote speaker at its 23^rd Annual Fiesta Hispana Gala to be held at The
Henry in Dearborn on Friday, December 7, 2012.

Appointed in 2011, Mr. Hernandez is the executive responsible for managing
General Motors business operations in Mexico where GM provides direct
employment to 14,000 people in facilities in the states of Mexico, Guanajuato,
Coahuila, San Luis Potosi and Mexico City. Mr. Hernandez has the distinction
of being the first native-born Mexican to hold this executive position.

Prior to his appointment, Mr. Hernandez was Vice President of General Motors
de Mexico and Executive Director of Sales, Service and Marketing, in charge of
operations in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. He held the Vice
Presidency since 2003, successfully leading the commercial operations of
General Motors for Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac while maintaining a
close relationship with dealers in those countries.

The Fiesta Hispana Gala celebrates that success of Michigan's Hispanic owned
businesses that attracts up to 600 business, civic and community leaders to
this formal Black Tie event.

Traditionally, the evening begins with a cocktail reception followed by dinner
and a program that includes the keynote address and member recognitions. An
afterglow features live music from Dal Bouey, a high-energy band spiced with
Latino flavor that keeps partygoers dancing till midnight.

The Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit business
association, promoting the growth of Hispanic businesses and the economic
vitality of the Latino community. The MHCC represents the interests of 11,000
Hispanic owned businesses in the State of Michigan and is dedicated to
promoting economic development by enabling access to business opportunities
and resources for growth and development. The Michigan Hispanic Chamber of
Commerce continues to strive to spotlight minority companies and to promote
partnerships between major Corporations and small business in the Americas.
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If you would like additional information about MHCC on this topic or to
schedule an interview with Armando Ojeda, Executive Director, please contact
Debra Peel at (248) 792-2763 or email Debra Peel at

SOURCE Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

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