IRVING, Texas, Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) announced the recipients of its annual Brillante awards, NSHMBA's highest recognition, and The Founders Circle Award winners. The organization will host an awards gala to honor the awardees on October 12, 2013 in the Grand Ballroom at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas.
The winner of the Brillante Award for Corporate Excellence will be announced at the event – the candidates are Dell Inc. and Nationwide Insurance. The Brillante Award winner for Education Excellence is the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA). The Brillante Award winner for Community Service Excellence is Mr. Carlos Orta. The Founders Circle Award winners are Mr. Bill Valle, Ms. Monica Lozano, and former San Antonio, TX mayor Henry Cisneros. Mr. Cisneros will also be the keynote speaker at this event.
Sponsorship opportunities are still available for the event, including the Title Sponsorship package. Over 350 Fortune 500 executives and NSHMBA special guests will be in attendance to celebrate the honorees and the accomplishments of the organization's 25-year history. All proceeds will benefit the NSHMBA Foundation for scholarships.
General Attendance tickets can be purchased at: www.nshmba.org/2013foundersgala
Corporate Table Sponsorships are available for $1,000 each, and Special Sponsor Packages are available through contacting business development: firstname.lastname@example.org or 214-524-7575
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Reception & Fabulous Silent Auction
7:45 - 9:30 p.m. Dinner & Awards Presentation
9:45 p.m. - 12:45 a.m. Anniversary Celebration with entertainment featuring Grammy Award winning Latin rock band Grupo Fantasma
About the National Society of Hispanic MBAs - The National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) was formed in 1988 as a non-profit organization. Widely known as the "Premier Hispanic Organization," NSHMBA serves 39 chapters and more than 23,000 members in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. NSHMBA is dedicated to building and advancing Hispanic leadership, advocating the pursuit of higher education and providing its members with world-class professional development and career management programs. Visit nshmba.org for more information.
25th Anniversary NSHMBA Annual Conference and Career Expo – Celebrating its 25th Anniversary, NSHMBA will host its Annual Conference and Career Expo at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas on October 10-12, 2013. The conference is made possible in part by the support of NSHMBA's co-lead sponsor and technology partner Dell Inc., co-lead sponsor Nationwide Insurance, co-lead sponsor Chrysler, and academic lead partner the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA). For more information about the conference, visit www.nshmba.org/nationalconference
SOURCE National Society of Hispanic MBAs