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Latinnovating: Green American Jobs and the Latinos Creating Them

Graciela Tiscareño-Sato, author of Latinnovating: Green American Jobs and the Latinos Creating Them, was honored at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s Public Policy Conference in Washington D.C. on Wednesday. This is considered the first book at the intersection of the green economy and Latino leadership and entrepreneurship.  The book highlights Latino entrepreneurs, engineers, small business owners and other leaders who are moving the green economy forward.

At the closing plenary session titled “Green Economy, Leading the Way”, Tiscareno-Sato’s upcoming book was recognized during the Latino Innovation awards ceremony. Also recognized at the event were five of the Latino innovators and entrepreneurs featured in her upcoming book and eleven other thought leaders from around the nation.

Latinnovating was written for students and professionals seeking to make wise choices about their future career paths as our American economy undergoes massive transformation. Readers will immediately benefit from the content of the book which includes:

•  Success stories of sustainable businesses in ten different sectors of the economy including our energy grid, industrial lighting systems, commercial printing, packaging, communications, green building techniques, venture capital and much more. You will gain insight into ten different industries in one book.
•  Specific educational paths taken by the featured entrepreneurs, leaders, engineers, and business owners
•  Insider perspectives and resource recommendations that the reader can act on immediately