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September 21, 2022

DeVinney Presents 2022 Hispanic Businessperson of the Year Award

Lisa Devinney

The Rochester Business Association (RHBA) presented the Hispanic Businessperson of the Year Award on Sept. 20 at the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center.

In her capacity as the Chair of the RHBA, Lisa Martinez DeVinney '14 (Strategic Leadership, M.S.), Associate Director of Corporate Partners & Transfer Pathways, presented the 2022 Hispanic Businessperson of the Year award to community leader and business owner, Victor Antonetti Jr. Antonetti is the 31st honoree of this prestigious award.

The RHBA-hosted event was emceed by former television anchor Norma Holland and the featured speaker was Orlando Ortiz, President of the Puerto Rican Festival. Mayor Malik Evans and NYS State Senator Jeremy Cooney attended, along with other local dignitaries and business leaders.

Roberts Wesleyan University was delighted to be a sponsor and help celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in Greater Rochester!

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