05 Mar Tapas & Café y Pastel Networking Events Supporting Latinos in Charlotte
Every month the Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte organizes networking events to bring together the Latino and Non-Latino business community. We focus on promoting small businesses and corporations that are interested in expanding their offerings to the Latino community.
For this month of February, Hawthornes NY Pizza & Bar opened their doors to host our Tapas Networking Event for the second time, and Pollo Campero hosted our Café y Pastel Networking Latino Breakfast with the support of Cafe Valverde.
Hawthorne’s NY Pizza & Bar
Opened in 2004, Hawthornes NY Pizza & Bar offers authentic Italian style cuisine with a New York flare to eight locations across Charlotte, Mint Hill, Huntersville and Harrisburg.
In June of 2017 we had the opportunity to celebrate the Pres-Grand Opening of their newest location on Meridian Place, by bringing our community during our Tapas Networking Event. (Pictures HERE)
Tim Arnette and Carlo Martinez, Manager and Owner of Hawthorne's.
This month, Hawthorne’s opened their doors to host our Tapas Networking Event for a second time and promoted their catering services.
We are so happy to see how much their business has grown, how they have provided employment opportunities and boosted economic growth in the area.
To learn more about their catering services visit: http://hawthornespizza.com/catering
To see photos of the event visit: goo.gl/bUQW4r
– Café y Pastel –
Pollo Campero y Café Valverde
Opened since 1971 in Guatemala. Pollo Campero is a family business with the desire to serve the best tasting chicken possible. In 2002, they opened their first US Pollo Campero in Los Angeles and today they have more than 70 locations across the US and more than 350 restaurants around the world.
Last year, Pollo Campero opened their second restaurant on the south area of Charlotte and are planing to open 7 more stores in North Carolina. Being Raleigh their next target location.
“For us it’s very important that every person that comes through the door feels the passion we have for the food and for the service that we provide” said Mauricio Blanco, Marketing Director.
“Pollo Campero is planning to grow and expand through their new catering services”, added Arnaldo González, Catering Specialist, inviting the audience to learn more about their services visiting http://us.campero.com/catering.
Our Café y Pastel was also sponsored by Cafe Valverde.
Established since 2014 in Ecuador, Cafe Valverde works with micro producers directly in selected coffee washing to create Specialty Coffee. Coffee which scores 80 points or above on a 100-point scale in quality and with an exquisite taste.
In 2017, Café Valverde opened a distribution center in The Queen City to serve all US market.
The Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte wants to thank Patricio Perez, Area Distributor, for all his support and providing us with a delicious Ecuadorian coffee including some boxes to raffle during the event.
To see photos of the event, click HERE!