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The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando Welcomes New Board of Directors During 26th Leadership Installation Luncheon

(Orlando, Fla.- March 1st, 2019)– The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando (HCCMO) welcomed its new board of directors during their annual Leadership Installation Luncheon today at the Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando.

HCCMO’s Board of Directors is comprised of diverse business professionals who understand the need of its membership and possesses the energy and commitment to lead the largest chamber of commerce in Florida. Each new board member will serve a three-year term.  Paul Roldan will serve as Board Chair for a second consecutive year.

“The diverse experience of our new board members will further enhance our ability to deliver tangible business value to our members, trustees and sponsors. As the voice of the Hispanic business community, we are very excited to welcome this group of talented and experienced professionals. We are looking forward to serving our community together,” said Gaby Ortigoni, HCCMO President.


2019 Executive Board:


Paul Roldan –Board Chair 2019                                                   Belinda O. Kirkegard, MPA – Vice-Chair Elect

Allgen Financial Advisors, Inc.                                                                 City of Kissimmee



Dr. Carlos M. López Arroyo – Vice-Chair                                  Albert Hurtado, CPA –Treasurer

Florida Technical College                                                                           GellerRagans



John A. De Armas – Board Member at Large                           Juliana Peña – Secretary  Orlando International Airport      

The Arbury Group                                                                                         Orlando International Airport




2019 Incoming Board of Directors:


Humberto Hormaza –Director                                                 Jan Aspuru- Director

Univision l UniMás l LATV & 98.1FM                                                OUC- The Reliable One


Oscar J. Cristancho –Director                                                  Margarita Calo- Director

Valencia College                                                                                      Duke Energy



2019 Board of Directors:


Nicholas Abrahams – Director                                                 Dick J. Batchelor- Director

Orlando Economic Partnership                                                           Dick Batchelor Management Group, Inc.


Nathan Burger- Director                                                         José Cerda- Director

Orlando Magic                                                                                     State Farm Insurance


Yamilee Cruz- Director                                                            Marivette González, Esq. –Director

Wyndham Destinations                                                                     The MGR Law Firm, PLLC


John M. Martínez- Director                                                         Pamela Rogan – Director

JP Morgan Chase & Co.                                                                         Rogan Marketing and Communications


Marisol Romany- Director                                                      Diahann A. Smith- Ambassador Chair

Orlando Health                                                                                    Florida Dairy Farmers


Alberto Soto –Director                                                           Yvonne Sweeney – Director

Embrace Home Loans                                                                     Walt Disney World Resort


Abdullah Tharoo –Director                                                     Hiram J. Turull- Director

PayKoncept Merchant Solutions, LLC                                             El Cilantrillo Café & Restaurant



HCCMO’S  26th Leadership Installation Luncheon was presented by Disney and sponsored by Wyndham Destinations, OUC, Rosen Hotels and Resorts, PSAV and Amway Center.


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