Arline Santiago, RHBA member and 2018 Hispanic Business Person of the Year, has been named the third co-chair of the Commission on Racial and Structural Equality. The commission was launched by Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren and County Executive Adam Bello to develop legislation and policies aimed at addressing inequality and systemic racism. Arline Santiago is currently … [Read more...] about RHBA Member Named to Commission
RHBA Corporate member LaBella continues to grow after after its most recent acquisition of Harmony Architectural Associates, PC, of Syracuse. This is the fifth acquisition LaBella has made in the past three years. Congratulations! To read more, visit Labella's site here! … [Read more...] about LaBella keeps growing!
RHBA Board Chair Grace Tillinghast has been reappointed by the Monroe County Legislature to the Board of Trustees of Monroe Community College. Ms. Tillinghast was first appointed in 2009, and reappointed five years ago. Since then she has held various positions in the board and presently serves as vice chair. She is delighted that she has always received the unanimous vote … [Read more...] about RHBA Chair Reappointed to MCC Board
Ibero is looking to purchase fifteen parcels from the city of Rochester. “Right now, the space that we will utilize is open space. We are taking about a massive development which we will name ‘Pueblo Nuevo’ and change that section of the city”, said Eugenio Marlin, executive director of Ibero’s Development Corporation. The project calls for 104 units: single family … [Read more...] about Ibero’s Affordable Housing Project
Under the present circumstances, the Rochester Hispanic Business Association has decided not to name an honoree this year during our annual gala. The next Hispanic Business Person of the Year will be named in 2021. The date of the Gala lunch will be Tuesday, September 21, 2021. … [Read more...] about RHBA will not name a HBPOY in 2020