Edward James Olmos Joins NSHMBA at its 2016 Prospanica Conference & Career Expo
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
ACADEMY AWARD-NOMINEE ACTOR EDWARD JAMES OLMOS TO ATTEND PROSPANICA CONFERENCE & CAREER EXPO
AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER
– Actor, producer, and director Edward James Olmos will deliver a keynote speech to attendees during the 2016 Prospanica Conference & Career Expo on September 29 thru October 1, in Houston, Texas.
“It’s quite an honor to have Mr. Olmos at our conference. As a highly influential voice in the Hispanic community and an on-going supporter of education, Mr. Olmos is a community icon that inspires all generations, and his message echoes our mission to help empower Hispanics to achieve their full potential,” said Thomas Savino, CEO of Prospanica.
A proud proponent of Latino culture, Olmos is involved in various projects and initiatives that drive attention to many topics affecting the U.S. Hispanic community. These days, Olmos especially emphasizes the need for all nationalities to work together, explaining how diversity in today’s society can work to our advantage.
“We couldn’t have asked for a better speaker to attend our conference. Mr. Olmos is a true testament to the concept of giving back and being an inspirational leader to our community,” commented Magdalena Gonzalez, President of Prospanica Houston. “We’re proud to have him attend as a speaker, and as this year’s conference host city, we look forward to a successful event.”