Awards & Honors
WBEC South Partner Organization of the Year
The award was presented at the WBEC South’s Annual Women In Business Leadership Luncheon that took place in New Orleans, Louisiana, on December 7, 2017. Mayra Pineda, President and CEO of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Louisiana, accepted the award on behalf of the HCCL. This recognition was bestowed for the strong collaboration between both organizations which results in important growth of women owned businesses.
USHCC Chamber of the Year Award
The award was presented at the USHCC’s National Convention that took place in Dallas, Texas, on October 1-3, 2017. This recognition was bestowed in the Medium sized category, which includes between 250 and 499 members. The award was received for extraordinary contributions to their commercial ecosystems. Local chambers from across the nation and within the 200 members were evaluated by their outstanding accomplishments, leadership, service, and commitment to the Hispanic business community. Criteria to receive the award included the following criteria:
• Major accomplishments in the areas of business, economic development, procurement and/or access to capital
• Leadership, partnerships and service to the Hispanic community and business community
• Measurable results and outcomes within the Hispanic business community
New Orleans Chamber of Commerce 10 Year Anniversary
HCCL was recognized with the “New Orleans Chamber of Commerce 10 Year Anniversary” certificate for its 10 years of support and commitment the New Orleans businesses.
Parish of East Baton Rouge Recognition
CCL was honored by the Mayor-President of the City of Baton Rouge and the Parish of East Baton Rouge by proclaiming November 6, 2014 as HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF LOUISIANA day.
Jambalaya NEWS Recognition
HCCL was awarded the “Jambalaya News Recognition 2004-14 Award” for a decade of loyalty and support.
HCCL was appointed by Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana to a founding seat on the Latin Council which he signed into law in June 2009.
National Small Hispanic Chamber of the Year
HCCL was named the “National Small Hispanic Chamber of the Year” by the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce at their Annual Convention.
U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s President’s Award
HCCL was awarded the “U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s President’s Award” for establishing a capacity building institution and providing leadership for Hispanic businesses after the devastation of Katrina.
Hispanic Business Resources & Technology Center Award
HCCL was recognized by the “Hispanic Business Resources & Technology Center” for its continued support, leadership, and dedication.
N.O.sotros Magazine Award
HCCL was recognized by the “N.O.sotros Magazine” for its leadership and dedication in the New Orleans community.
Federal Executive Board Special Recognition Award
HCCL was awarded the “Federal Executive Board Special Recognition Award” for EEO Leadership Conference.