Premier Organization for Hispanic Business Professionals Announces Manuel Delgado as a New Board of Directors Member

May 15, 2014, 14:01 ET from National Society of Hispanic MBAs

IRVING, Texas, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) announces the appointment of Manuel Delgado, CEO of Agua, as a board member to the NSHMBA National Board of Directors.

Manuel Delgado is the CEO of Agua, a Hispanic Marketing consulting firm in Houston. His firm has worked with some of the most renowned brands in the US market including: Best Buy, Hewlett-Packard, Shell Oil, Georgia Pacific and the Boy Scouts of America.

NSHMBA CEO Manny Gonzalez commented, "Manuel Delgado will be a significant addition to our board with his strong business experience and marketing background. Manuel will make valuable contributions to help us continue to empower Hispanics to achieve their fullest educational, social and economic potential."

Throughout his career, Manuel has had the opportunity to work in international marketing positions with JWT Advertising, Compaq, Hewlett-Packard and BMC Software.  An accomplished speaker and author, his book "Latinography: a five-step roadmap to survive in the New America" will be published in early 2015.

A devoted individual to Hispanics and the community, Manuel has served as a board member in the non-profit sector for several organizations, including: AAMA, American Advertising Federation, American Marketing Association, and the Houston Interactive Marketing Association. He's also a member of the Hispanic Leadership Council for the Houston Symphony. Delgado said, "For decades, NSHMBA has been a driving force in advancing the careers of thousands of Latinos in the US, and I look forward to sharing my experiences and contributing to the future direction and growth of this great organization."

Manuel Delgado holds a BS in Industrial Engineering from the UCAB, in Caracas, Venezuela, and an MBA from Vanderbilt University.

About The National Society of Hispanic MBAs
The National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) was formed in 1988 as a non-profit organization.  NSHMBA aims to empower Hispanics to achieve their fullest educational, social, and economical potential. NSHMBA serves the Hispanic community and its constituents through a national network of 40 chapters and hundreds of community strategic partners across the United States and Puerto Rico covering 100 percent of the Hispanic community. 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 for more information.

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SOURCE National Society of Hispanic MBAs