The 2013 Verizon Entrepreneur of the Year Award Gala at MOLAA

Michelle Ruiz

Michele Ruiz, Emcee

Verizon’s 5th Annual Entrepreneur of the Year Award Gala took place Monday, December 2nd. The 2013 Award winner is Laura Oldaker owner of By Your Side Senior Care. The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) was a beautiful setting for Award Gala. There was a red carpet as there is for any Gala. Our emcee for the night was Michele Ruiz.
There was live music and flamenco dancers. The keynote speaker was Eva Longoria, actress and National Spokesperson for PADRES Contra El Cancer.

Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria, Keynote Speaker

Laura

Laura Oldaker, 2013 Verizon Entrepreneur of the Year

The latest data on Hispanic-owned Businesses and Entrepreneurs courtesy of Geoscape 2013 Report.

Between 2002 and 2007  the growth in Hispanic-owned businesses was 1.57 million to more than 2.26 million, with revenues exceeding $350 billion.

In 2013 the projected growth of Hispanic-owned business is 3.16 million, over 40% since 2007.

More photos from event on Flickr.

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