MIAMI BEACH, FL. (July 5, 2011) The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) has named UDT (UDT) President and CEO, Henry Fleches, as the official Hispanic Business Enterprise (HBE) Co-Chairman for its 32nd Annual National Convention and Business Expo in Miami Beach, Florida September 18-21, 2011. Fleches, who co- founded the company in 1995 with Gerard Amaro, EVP of Sales and Marketing, has grown the business to become a leader in high-performance IT systems and solutions. As HBE Chairman, he will represent over 3 million Hispanic Business Enterprises across the country at the 2011 National Convention in Miami, the largest gathering of Hispanic business leaders in America.
He will serve alongside Senator Mel Martinez, Corporate Convention Chair and Chairman of Florida, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean for JP Morgan Chase & Co.
“Words can’t express what it means to be named the HBE Chair for the USHCC’s National Convention. I attended the convention last year and have been extremely impressed with the professional but powerful manner in which the USHCC helps Hispanic business owners grow their enterprises. I know this will be one of this year’s best events for everyone who attends”
“Being a lifelong native of Florida, I am extremely proud to be selected to co-chair the USHCC National Convention in our home state and to have the opportunity to help so many leaders propel their business with the USHCC.”
Javier Palomarez, .
USHCC President and CEO says,
“Since UDT became an HBE Member of the USHCC last year, we couldn’t have been more pleased with their participation. The USHCC strives to empower and strengthen Hispanic business entrepreneurs, like Henry Fleches, who are at the helm of leading enterprises. I am confident that his leadership role as HBE Chair at our National Convention will inspire other HBE’s to connect, strategize and grow with us.”
About the 32nd Annual National Convention & Business Expo The 32nd Annual National Convention & Business Expo is the largest gathering of Hispanic business leaders in America. Join the USHCC, Fortune 500 companies, Hispanic Business Enterprises (HBEs) and local Chambers of Commerce in Miami to connect, strategize and grow. The National Convention takes place September 18th – 21st at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach. For more information about the Convention, please visit www.ushcc.com/convention.
UDT, Inc (UDT), named one of the 50 fastest growing IT firms in the U.S. by Everything Channel, is a leading provider of high-performance technology solutions in the Southeast and Mid-West United States. The company is dedicated to helping our customers maximize their investments in IT by providing the best and latest technology solutions. UDT partners with top-tier leaders in the industry to provide the latest products, from personal computing and audio-visual infrastructure, to customized solutions for our clients. At UDT, we believe that your IT experience should always help you “accomplish more”. Learn more by visiting www.udtonline.com. About the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Founded in 1979, the USHCC actively promotes the economic growth and development of Hispanic entrepreneurs and represents the interests of nearly 3 million Hispanic-owned businesses in the United States that combined generate in excess of $400 billion annually. It also serves as the umbrella organization for more than 200 local Hispanic chambers in the United States and Puerto Rico. For more information, visit www.ushcc.com.