Wells Fargo & Company Partners with HABLA

Atlanta's Hispanic Heritage Month Closing Ceremonies

Oct 12, 2010, 09:02 ET from Lanza Group

ATLANTA, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- HABLA, the Hispanic Achievement and Business Leadership Awards luncheon, is partnering with Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC). Wells Fargo will join HABLA in celebrating the achievements made in the past year, and Atlanta's Hispanic Heritage Month closing ceremonies on Thursday, October 14, 2010.

As a major player in the Atlanta market, Wells Fargo is dedicated to participating in community affairs. With operations around the world, Wells Fargo has offered a range of financial services to customers since 1852. "It's an honor to be involved with HABLA, a great community event highlighting the diversity in a city that is so important to Wells Fargo," said Jerome Byers, Atlanta regional president. "It is important to us to recognize the success of Atlanta's Hispanic business and civic leaders."

"We are pleased to welcome Wells Fargo as a partner for HABLA," said Lanza Group, LLC President Ralph E. Herrera. "We have four deserving HABLA award winners and one exceptional student scholarship winner we are looking forward to honoring."

Along with the awards ceremony and keynote speaker Cristina Benitez, author of Latinization: How Latino Culture is Transforming the U.S.; Mayor Kasim Reed will be joining the ceremony to welcome attendees on behalf of the City of Atlanta.

HABLA serves as the closing ceremony to Hispanic Heritage Month festivities in Atlanta, and highlights the accomplishments of Latino role models and provides them with the recognition they merit. HABLA is the leading business-to-business Hispanic focused networking event in the market. The 3rd annual Hispanic Achievement & Business Leadership Awards will take place on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at 103 West in Buckhead, the financial district of Atlanta.

About Lanza Group:  

Lanza Group, LLC is an Atlanta-based Hispanic marketing, PR and events firm that provides bi-cultural marketing solutions; connecting marketers to Hispanics throughout the United States and beyond. Lanza Group produces Atlanta's official Cinco de Mayo celebration – Fiesta Atlanta, as well as Georgia's Hispanic Heritage Month kick-off celebration, Fiesta Georgia. For more information, please call 404.350.0200 or visit www.LanzaGroup.com.


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