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February 2019

Business Academy Program 2019

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GHCA is thrilled about the great attendance we have had so far in the 2019 Business Academy Program. The three first classes were imparted by excellent professional in the areas of Strategic Planning, Accounting and Estimation.

A big thank you to our panelists Albert Assad, Sal Alvarado and Michael Valdes.

Also, we want to recognize the support of Rick Baker, Senior VP and Wealth Management Advisor at Merril Lynch/Bank of America, main sponsor of the 2019 Business Academy. We appreciate and value your commitment!


Meet and Greet – March 2019

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Join the Georgia Hispanic Construction Association and the Atlanta’s Hockey team, the spectacular Gladiators, in a night full of intensity, energy and excitement at the Infinite Energy Arena!

You can’t miss this event! Saturday, March 23th where the Marvel Superheroes will make an unforgettable appearance. Bring the whole family and get exclusive time with the Marvel Superheroes characters prior to the start of the game.

The Atlanta Gladiators, features a roster of exceptional international talent and top NHL prospects and is partnering with GHCA to support its education programs. A portion of the box office will be directed to the GHCA initiatives to develop and promote the Hispanic Construction industry throughout Georgia.
Buy your tickets here

Letter from Chairman

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Letter from Chairman (Wilson Tomala)

The GHCA is pleased to announce that Marc Lefkovits was appointed as the new Chairman of the Board during our December Board of Directors Meeting effective January 1, 2019.

Wilson Tomala, the current Chairman, will step down as chairman however will continue supporting the GHCA as a Board Member. We are grateful to Wilson’s leadership and contribution in growing the organization during the past three years. “Thank you for the honor and privilege to have had the opportunity to lead the organization; I truly feel there is no doubt the best is yet to come” said Wilson.

Marc Lefkovits is a partner at LEFKO Construction, LEFKO Design & Build and LEFKO Properties. He graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a degree in Industrial & Systems Engineering, and minor in Economics.  LEFKO is a general contractor founded in 2004 and servicing the metro Atlanta area.

Marc has served on the GHCA Board in several capacities, including most recently as Secretary, and has been instrumental in bringing new initiatives to the Membership Committee.

Wilson Tomala, shared: “On behalf of the Board of Directors, we are delighted to have Marc as our New Chairman; there is no doubt his experience and leadership skills will bring about new perspectives in support of the GHCA’s vision, mission and values”.

Please join us welcoming Marc to this new exciting and challenging role.

Wilson Tomala

Chairman of the Board

Contabilidad – Sesion 2 Academia de Negocios

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Contabilidad – Sesion 2 Academia de Negocios

La Contabilidad es un tema critico para cualquier negocio. Como entender de manera estratégica esta area? 
Sal Alvarado, CEO de Xtrategist, una empresa que provee soluciones de contabilidad integradas te dará las herramientas básicas para crecer inteligentemente tu compañía.

No te pierdas esta clase el Martes, 12 de Febrero de 6:00 pm a 8:30 pm. Te esperamos!

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2109 State of Latinos Conference

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2109 State of Latinos Conference

The complexity of the Latino community is only graspable in context. The challenges ahead of us require deep understanding of a wide variety of factors, including Social Trust, Education, Culture, demographics and Socioeconomic disparities. Thanks to Latin American Association – Asociación Latinoamericana for hosting the 2109 State of Latinos Conference. #ConnectLeverageAndBuild #2019StateOfLatinos