Ep 12.3 | Comida Kansas City Part II
Feb01

Ep 12.3 | Comida Kansas City Part II

In this edition of Hispanic Lifestyle (Episode 12.3) we return to Comida Kansas City which is produced by the Greater Kansas City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. The event is describe as a world tour of Latin flavors. This is part II, we meet with chef’s Patrick Parmentier, Mario Galan Chef, Avenues Bistro, Patrick Ryan Executive Chef/Owner, Port Fonda, Jennifer Maloney Executive Chef, Café Sebastienne, Jonathan Nunez Chef,...

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Episode 11.14 | Comida – Kansas City Part I
Jul24

Episode 11.14 | Comida – Kansas City Part I

In this edition of Hispanic Lifestyle we stop by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City Comida fundraising event which took place at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.  In part one we talk with; Executive Chef/Owner, Michael Smith’s & Extra Virgin Michael Smith’s degree from the University of Southern Colorado may have been in psychology,but the culinary arts are where he is most adept. Most chefs and...

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Episode 11.8 | Paleterias Tropicana
May16

Episode 11.8 | Paleterias Tropicana

In this edition of Hispanic Lifestyle we spoke with the owner/founder of Paleterias Tropicana Jose Luis Valdez. Besides demonstrating how they make the delicious items on the menu, Jose share his plans for expanding the business beyond Kansas City market. Paleterias Tropicana is being recognized along with other Latino business success stories during Hispanic Lifestyle’s Kansas City event presented by Wells Fargo Bank to be held on...

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Episode 11.7 | El Centro Inc.
May14

Episode 11.7 | El Centro Inc.

Hispanic Lifestyle continues our series on profiling Kansas City success stories by placing the spotlight on El Centro Inc.  In this episode we spoke with Irene Caudillo who was appointed President and CEO of the not-for-profit corporation El Centro in December 2013. Irene earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia and her master’s degree in public administration from the University of Missouri-Kansas City....

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Episode 11.6 | Kansas City Hispanic News
May11

Episode 11.6 | Kansas City Hispanic News

In this edition of Hispanic Lifestyle we had a chance to meet with the publisher of the Kansas City Hispanic News, Joe Arce. During our conversation Mr. Arce talks starting the publication, the importance of having a diverse business model and the impact of the regions Latino community. From their website Kansas City Hispanic News is a mainstream newspaper. We offer a bilingual English to Spanish publication and provide an excellent...

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Episode 11.5 |  ECCO Select
May08

Episode 11.5 | ECCO Select

In this edition of Hispanic Lifestyle we talk with Jeanette Hernandez Prenger President/CEO of ECCO Select.  As founder and President of ECCO Select, Jeanette grew the IT consulting practice to include supplemental staffing and direct hire services, as well as consulting expertise in the accounting/finance, legal, human resources, health care, marketing and administrative services. She is a dedicated philanthropist and continues her...

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