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Inaugural 'Employee Resource Group' Summit Coming To Philadelphia

Event created to provide participants with a unique glimpse into ERGs from a wide array of diversity-minded corporations

IRVING, Texas, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA), widely known as the nation's Premier Hispanic Business Professional Organization, announced today that it will be hosting its first-ever Employee Resource Group Summit from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, February 14, 2014 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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The NSHMBA ERG Summit will be a single-day event offering multiple tracks of dynamic sessions. The ERG Summit will offer the highest level of learning on topics such as the latest research on ERGs, best practices of ERGs and other core competencies for advanced leadership development. The ERG Summit is part of the "NSHMBA Academy," NSHMBA's new brand for its professional development programs.

"I'm very excited that we will have our inaugural ERG summit in Philadelphia, which will also serve as host city for our 2014 Annual Conference & Career Expo later this year," said Manny Gonzalez, CEO of NSHMBA. He added "Our ERG Summit will provide our members, corporate partners and diversity practitioners with an excellent opportunity to learn the latest happenings, best practices and strategies for ERGs. With top-notch speakers from participating companies such as American Airlines, Bank of America, Citibank, Comcast NBC Universal, Dell, GlaxoSmithKline and Travelers, I'm sure that all attendees will greatly benefit from a phenomenal learning and networking opportunity at this event."

Those interested in attending, speaking at or volunteering for the ERG Summit may register online at nshmba.org/2014Kickoff. Companies interested in learning about the sponsorship opportunities available for this event should contact Victor Ruiz, Director of Business Development, at 214-524-7544 or [email protected].

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 Business Professional Organization," NSHMBA serves 39 chapters and more than 25,000 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.

NSHMBA Academy – As part of the NSHMBA mission to offer professional development and support the advancement of Hispanic business professionals, NSHMBA Academy strives to deliver world-class trainings and enriched learning opportunities as enhancements to already successful NSHMBA programs for networking and recruitment. The NSHMBA Academy events include opportunities for sponsor/partner engagement as well as a preview of the NSHMBA 2014 Annual Conference & Career Expo in Philadelphia in September. For more information about this event, contact [email protected].

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