Houston – Inca Kola and NY Business Latino held their annual Game Week KickOff Celebration in the Host City of the Super Bowl, Houston, Texas, on January 31st at Tejas Grill & Sport Bar.
The event, “Salute to Hispanics in Sports and Entertainment”, honored sports and media stars. Along with the list of prestigious awardees the event featured Don Salazar, Chairman of the Board of The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce as the Keynote Speaker.
The winner of this year’s Hispanic Athlete of the Year Award was David Villa, NYCFC Major League Soccer. The recipient of the Hispanic Media Award was NFLeros Fox Deportes. The awardee of the Hispanic Leadership Award was Ish Arebalos of the Coca Cola Company. There were two local awardees this year with the Hispanic Broadcaster award going to Carmen Contreras and the Community Service award to N.D.Kalu Sports Talk Radio Host 790 AM Houston, TX.
The 4th annual Game Week KickOff Celebration took place in the beautiful Super Bowl host city of Houston, TX where the event was well attended by members of the media, sport and business community.
The event’s generous sponsors included Inca Kola, Coca Cola, Fox Deportes, which broadcasted their “EnVivo” segment live from the event venue. This year sponsors included The Coca Cola Company, Inca Kola, Fox Deportes, IBM, United Airlines, and The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce ( USHCC). The Funds raised during the event will benefit the Friends of Lead Free Children (FLFC) foundation as our community beneficiary in recognition of the important work that it performs within our communities by creating a healthier and safer environment for our children to achieve their fullest potential.
The Salute to Hispanics in Sports was established to provide recognition to Hispanics in Sports and entertainment for their accomplishments both on and off the field. The program aims to enhance the positive image of Hispanics by highlighting the great community work being done by these professionals.
For additional information about Game Week Kickoff Celebrations or to make a donation, please contact Mrs. Rosemary Carrillo at 917-974-0681 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org