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2014-07-31 08:32:46

Latin American and Caribbean government agencies, major infrastructure developers and local providers to gather in Miami in September to launch ConnectAmericas.com Infrastructure Community MIAMI, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Latin American countries seeking to remain internationally competitive need to invest close to five percent of their GDP to bridge the region's infrastructure gap. That presents big opportunities for firms throughout the hemisphere. Those opportunities will be...

2014-07-21 16:23:50

20th annual event recognizes the most influential business leaders in the Americas in diverse categories including Environmentalist of the Year, Innovative Corporate Leader of the Year, Social Responsibility CEO of the Year, Sustainability CEO of the Year, and Trade Americas BRAVO Award MIAMI, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Latin Trade Group, the leading provider of information and business services to companies operating in Latin America, announced today five winners who will be...

2014-03-26 12:26:16

SAO PAULO, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Latin Trade Group announces the selection of Odebrecht CFO Marcela Drehmer as CFO of the Year Brazil. Drehmer has had a dynamic and distinguished career which began at OPP Petroquimica, an Odebrecht Company, in the mid-1990s, a position that has taken her to the highest position in finance at the conglomerate's holding company. "We are pleased to present this award to her, the first woman to receive this accolade," Latin Trade Group CEO...

2014-02-19 16:22:47

MIAMI, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Latin Trade Group announces its selection of Rafael Contreras Grosskelwing, CFO of Grupo Comercial Chedraui, as Latin Trade Group's CFO of the Year. With this award, Contreras joins the ranks of some of the most distinguished financial executives in Latin America. Contreras was chosen for "guiding the finances of Grupo Chedraui, his accomplished CFO track record and his passion for future business," said Ramon Leal Chapa, the Alfa CFO who won...

2014-02-06 16:25:30

Nominations close March 15, 2014. Don't miss the opportunity to nominate the leaders honored this year! MIAMI, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Latin Trade Group's BRAVO Business Awards, widely regarded as the "Oscars of Latin American Business," are celebrating two decades recognizing more than 150 of the region's most influential leaders for their achievements and contributions in the Americas. The 20(th) anniversary will bring together a new group of distinguished BRAVO honorees, as...

Word of the Day
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.