Estelle Gonzales Walgreen
Estelle Gonzales Walgreen is co-founder and the Chief Content Officer at Hispanically Speaking News. (www.hs-news.com) At HS-News she has fused her passion for all things Hispanic with her entrepreneurial spirit and the insatiable need to ask WHY - ¿Por Que?
As a long-term executive and entrepreneur Ms. Gonzales-Walgreen is enjoying the next phase of her professional journey after spending decades in leadership roles at several businesses including Converse Industries. She will be a regular cultural commentator for HS-News while creating editorial, advertorial, and video content for the site.
Estelle initially focused her entrepreneurial interests and communication skills to capitalize upon the potential presented by the Hispanic financial customer with her Hablando Dinero radio program. She was one of the first women Hispanic radio station owners as a partner in EXCL, a leading Spanish-language broadcasting company. Estelle has held director, trustee and advisory roles for numerous corporate and non-for-profit boards for over 20 years; most recently at AAA Motor Club, Nature Conservancy and the Museum of Science and Industry.
Estelle is a recognized business leader and dynamic public speaker; having been named "Outstanding Business Leader" by the State of Wisconsin, "Woman of Achievement" by the Anti-Defamation League.
Blog Entries by Estelle Gonzales Walgreen
Headline stories from Guatemala continue reading »
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HS Breaking News: HEARINGS on SB1070 Conclude, No Ruling by Judge Bolton Nor an Indication When She Will Make Decision continue reading »
Virginia is expected to enact strict immigration laws similar to Arizona’s controversial SB 1070 within the next year announced its Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli. In addition, in solidarity with Arizona, the Attorney General signed a “friend-of-the-court” legal brief supporting Arizona’s legislation, one of nine other states to do so. continue reading »
The very elusive and dangerous, Jose Figueroa Agosto, was captured in Puerto Rico as he was trying to give authority’s the slip again. Agosto had been on a lot of people’s most wanted list and had been evading capture for a decade, even escaping from a Puerto Rican jail in 1999 continue reading »
Just saw Fidel on TV and thought what in heaven’s name is going on with the tracksuits – Chinese imports I suppose since the U.S. embargo cut him off ages ago. ¿Por Que? Why, no snappy Under Armour or Juicy Couture Chinese knock-offs, to embrace his feminine side. Poor thing, I am pleased he is at least wearing age appropriate senior citizen attire but a blue, gnarly, rayon track suit for the last demi-god, dictator of North American? continue reading »
As the state legislature of South Carolina considers enacting illegal immigration laws similar to Arizona SB1070, other cities and counties throughout the state are crafting illegal alien legislation on their own. Regardless of motivation there is a growing pallor of intolerance and racial isolation continue reading »
They say desperation is the mother of all invention and clearly 26 year-old Houston web designer, George O’Brien was desperate to figure out how to identify illegal aliens. So much so that he has launched www.IllegalAlienReport.com commenting. continue reading »
In 120 minutes of World Cup final competition “La Furia Roja” the Red Fury was victorious over the Netherlands in a 1-0 defeat making Spain the World Cup Champions continue reading »
If the Hispanics, specifically Mexican-Americans, were feeling left out by Mel Gibson's tirades – worry no more. He is heard referring to a staffer as "wetback". continue reading »
HS-News analyzed numerous documents, cases and opinion papers to conduct its own analysis and cautiously predict what nominee Kagan might do when cases dealing with immigration come before the court which is certain to happen and in short order. continue reading »
The drug cartels are getting creative - this weekend authorities, in separate incidents, seized a full-sized submarine for drug smuggling and a replica World Cup made of cocaine. continue reading »
Colombian TV personality, Ivone Gomez, was gunned down by a motorcycle assailant as she was leaving a Cali gym. She was killed in the same neighborhood her husband, Jose Trujillo,… continue reading »
Juarez police announced the arrest of ten alleged members of the Azteca gang, who serve as enforcers for the Juarez drug cartel. Following on a tip police arrested the gang… continue reading »
Mexican authorities are starting to identify the 64 bodies in the Taxco mine shaft they uncovered last May. Thus far only eight bodies have been identified. continue reading »