Florida's 50 Most Influential Hispanic Business Leaders

Florida is home to over 600,000 Hispanic owned businesses and our Hispanic population has over $213 Billion in buying power. The Florida State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is proud to represent the interests of Hispanic businesses, and we’re proud to recognize the Hispanic Business leaders who drive our state’s economy. 

We received hundreds of nominations over the past month. Though the decisions were difficult, we have selected the 50 Hispanic Floridians that are at the forefront of the Business Community. 

Tony Argiz – MBAF Certified Public Accountants

Diana Arteaga – Broward Health

Josie Bacallao – Hispanic Unity

Felipe Basulto – TD Bank

Natalie Boden – BODEN

Gaston  Cantens – Florida Crystals

Esmirna Caraballo – Esmirna’s Notary Accounting and Tax Services LLC

Ana Carbonell – The Factor

Carlos Carbonell – Echo Interaction Group

Giselle Carson – Marks Gray P.A. Law Firm

Carmen Castillo – SDI International Corp

Adriana Cisneros – Cisneros Group

Cesar Conde – NBCUniversal International Group & Telemundo 

Carlos Cruz – Converge Government Affairs

Manny Diaz – Lydecker Diaz

Eddy Dominguez – Resource Employment Solutions 

Manny Farach – McGlinchey Stafford

Eduardo Fernandez – Eduardo Fernandez, Esq., MBA

Rudy Fernandez – UM

JC  Flores – AT&T

Lisa  Garcia – Sachs Media Group

Jorge Gonzalez – City National Bank

Julio Gonzalez – Engineered Tax Services

Adriana Gonzalez – Gonzalez & Cartwright, P.A.

Wilfredo Gonzalez – U. S. Small Business Administration

Marucci Guzman – Latino Leadership

David Hernandez – Liberty Power

Marlow Hernandez Cano  – Cano Health

Ivan Herrera – Univista Insurance

Cynthia Hudson – CNN Espanol

Tony Lima – SL7 Consulting

Liliam M.  Lopez – South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Martha Macias –  You got my Hands

Pete Maldonado – CHOMPS

Jose Mas – MasTec

Ricardo Morales, III – Morales Construction

Lazaro Mur – The Mur Law Firm

Al Ortero – Global Trade Chamber

Rosie  Paulsen – Rosie Paulsen Enterprises

Helena Poleo – Influence Communications

Bruno  Portigliatti  – Florida Christian University & Excellence Senior Living

Beto Quintero – Quintero Partners

Ana Rivera – Polk Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce

Albert Rodriguez – Spanish Broadcasting Services

Jay Rosario – Celebrity Nissan/ Wesley Chapel Nissan

Dr. Carlos  Sanchez – PCSI

Nora Sandingo – Nora Sandigo Children Foundation

Bob  Unanue – Goya Foods

Alex Valencia – We Do Web Content

Clark Vargas – C Vargas and Associates

We will be featuring the recipients above individually over the next month. For more information, or to submit your preferred headshot and biography, please email info@fshcc.com