MDC Hialeah Campus Receives 2021 Hispanic Heritage Entrepreneur Award

Miami, Oct. 21, 2021 – Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Hialeah Campus was recently awarded the Hispanic Heritage Entrepreneur Education Institution of the Year Award 2021, presented by Buena Vida Media, an international multi-media company, and the Latin American Business Association.

“We are thankful and honored for this prestigious award,” said Hialeah Campus President Dr. Anthony Cruz. “The Hialeah Campus family will continue to strive to be fully engaged and provide the educational opportunities and services that our community needs. We have an amazing campus team that practices a culture of care every day.”

The Hispanic Heritage Entrepreneur Awards highlight positive contributions made by both emerging and established Hispanic entrepreneurs to the economy in South Florida and the US during Hispanic Heritage Month. Partners include the Latin American Business Association, Florida Venture Foundation, Latinx Newswire, Florida Power & Light, and Janie Flores Live Show.

“The COVID-19 pandemic has clearly demonstrated the brilliance, ingenuity, and resilience of the Latino entrepreneur. In the face of an unprecedented year, Latinos started businesses and innovated ways to remain in business. The contributions made by micro and small business owners are critical to ensuring a successful and long-term economic reboot. We are 4.65 million entrepreneurs indivisibly woven into the economic landscape of the US, said Janie Flores, CEO, and Founder, Buena Vida Media.


Buena Vida Media is an international multimedia company, harnessing the power of media, public relations, digital and influencer marketing, social media, events, and conferences to strategically position clients for success.

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Latin American Business Association (LABA) is a business organization connecting and advocating for the development and growth of the entrepreneurial community in South Florida, established in 2008.