Ferdinand Alvaro has been a silent, yet powerful voice of learning, leadership and reason for many Latinos in Boston and beyond. Fred is the partner in charge of Boston’s largest minority-owned law firm in Boston, and in the nation.
Ralph is currently the Chairman and CEO of Steward Health Care, the state’s 7th largest employer. Ralph was instrumental in preserving the state’s bridge program a $50 million health care program that provides affordable health care primarily to the state’s new immigrant community.
Marcela García became the editor of El Planeta in April 2007. She has over 10 years of experience in journalism, including stints as a freelance writer for the Boston Globe and other local media outlets.
After each Latino Career Expo, El Mundo Newspaper hosts the Professional Mixer - a professional networking event that features a diverse list of guests from different communities of color from across the Commonwealth.
Jody Mendoza is a young entrepreneur, entertainment industry pioneer, and highly regarded marketing expert. She is the CEO of the Boston Music Conference, an annual two-day conference and the biggest music industry event of its kind in the Northeast.
Manny Perez has become one of the most recognizable Latino Actors in Hollywood. In the past few years he had co-starred in over a dozen films; in major and independent releases, such as “El Cantante”, “Bella”, “Illegal Tender”, “Pride & Glory”, “The Ministers”, “Nothing Like The Holidays”, “Yellow”, “Amexicano”, “Where God Left His Shoes” and many others.