Celebrate Hispanic
Heritage Month

At Suddenlink Business, we value the significant contributions of Hispanic businesses in our community and proudly celebrate Hispanic culture with all its richness and diversity.

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Watch our latest Small Talks for Small Business Video here.

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Amanda Bossard

Anchor and Field Reporter, News12

Amanda Bossard joined News 12 The Bronx/Brooklyn in November 2015 as an anchor/reporter. Amanda grew up “across the river” in New Jersey, and is so excited to be covering the city she knows and loves.

Prior to joining News 12, Amanda worked for WAND-TV in Central Illinois as the station’s Champaign Bureau Chief and fill-in anchor. She also completed internships at WIBW-TV in Topeka, Kansas, WMAQ-TV in Chicago, and CBS Local Media.

With a presentation by our panelists

Andrea Giraldo 
ENTREPRENEUR AND BOARD MEMBER, NY Hispanic Chamber of Commerce


Entrepreneur and certified business advisor, including business planning, loan packaging/financing, marketing, business development, innovation. Andrea's bilingual skillset and bicultural competencies qualifies her to assist many Spanish speaking clients.


Frank Fuentes
ENTREPRENEUR AND CHAIRMAN, US Hispanic Contractors Association


An entrepreneur and current chair of the US Hispanic Contractors Association, Frank's mission is to provide and support the advancement and economic growth of its members. USCHA is committed to developing programs and facilitating resources needed to assist contractors with reaching their full potential.


Lisbeth Rodriguez
REGIONAL PROJECT DIRECTOR, Small Business Transportation Resource Center


As a Regional Director, Lisbeth assists business owners in navigating the government contract process for the Department of Transportation. She has also worked as Certified Business Advisor with the LaGuardia Community College Small Business Development Center, focusing on the Hispanic business community.

How to Access
Financing to Grow
Your Business

  • Preparing to apply for funding
  • Most frequent funding sources
  • Alternative funding sources
  • Importance of networking

Past Events

Watch recordings of our past events

July 28, 2021

  • How to Reach More Customers Online

April 27, 2021

  • Digital Advertising 101

January 26, 2021

  • Email Marketing Strategy for Small Businesses

October 13, 2020

  • Social Media Strategies for Hispanic Small Businesses

August 18, 2020

  • How to Boost Your Sales Through Social Media - Part 2

July 21, 2020

  • How to Boost Your Sales Through Social Media - Part 1