RIHCC and RIIC Celebrate Completion of Latino Biz Web Design Pilot Project

Rhode Island Hispanic Chamber and the Rhode Island Israel Collaborative (RIIC) Celebrated Completion of the Latino Biz Web Design Pilot Project

Written by Michael Schemaille

Photography courtesy of Edgar Moya



From left to right, Avi Nevel Founder & CEO of the Rhode Island Israel Collaborative (RIIC) , Governor Dan McKee, 2nd place winner, Jerusalem Castro, Israel Consul General to New England Ambassador Meron Reuben, Oscar Meijas, CEO of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (RIHCC)

On April 29th with Rhode Island Governor Dan McKee and Israel Consul General to New England Ambassador Meron Reuben in attendance, the Rhode Island-Israel Collaborative (RIIC) and the Rhode Island Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (RIHCC) announced the winners of their inaugural RI Latino Biz Web Design Project, which partnered Hispanic college students to create web presence of local, Hispanic-owned small businesses. The event took place at the Marriott Hotel in Providence, RI and was also broadcast live on Facebook.