TORONTO--(Marketwire - Aug 20, 2012) - The Hispanic IT Executive Council (HITEC), the premier professional organization for Hispanic IT executives, is proud to announce Marketwire as its media partner. Marketwire will provide support and expand the organization's visibility within the Hispanic community as well as with different IT networks through its comprehensive set of Newslines.
"We are excited to partner with Marketwire," said Andre Arbelaez, President, Hispanic IT Executive Council. "They will provide us with the support and tools needed to drive our message, strengthening our organization."
Bernadette Lee, Marketwire's VP, Global Partners and Media Solutions, adds, "Marketwire is proud to work with HITEC. We recognize the need and potential of this organization not only within the Hispanic community but with IT professionals all around the US."
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About Hispanic IT Executive Council
HITEC enables business and professional growth for its members and fills the executive pipeline with the next generation of Hispanic IT leaders. The organization's goal is to prepare current and future Hispanic IT professionals with the skill sets, professional development and networking opportunities to become a leader in the current global competitive environment.
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