CHICAGO, US Sept. 28, 2023 – JPMorgan Chase & Co. has been selected as the 2023 HITEC Corporation of the Year for their exemplary leadership and commitment to HITEC and the Hispanic community.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. has stood as a steadfast supporter and advocate for HITEC since 2019, displaying an unyielding commitment to HITEC’s mission of advancing Hispanic technology leaders and fostering diversity and inclusivity throughout the industry. Spearheading this partnership is Rosa Ramos-Kwok, Managing Director at JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Chair of the HITEC Board of Directors, and Jesus Arozamena, Executive Director at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. is recognized for its well-established dedication to the Hispanic community, exemplified through the conception and execution of influential initiatives aimed at fostering the recruitment, growth, advancement, and equitable compensation of Hispanic talent across all stages of the talent pipeline.
“HITEC is proud to recognize JPMorgan Chase & Co. as this year’s Corporation of the Year for their ongoing commitment to our community and to HITEC’s mission and work,” said HITEC President Omar Duque. “JPMorgan Chase & Co. played a critical role in the redevelopment of the HITEC website, providing thousands of hours in probono services to help create a more seamless user experience.”
JPMorgan Chase & Co. has made significant contributions to HITEC, including the virtual hosting of the 2021 HITEC Leadership Summit amid the challenges posed by COVID-19. Furthermore, their Force For Good team – an in-house volunteer program – partnered with HITEC to assess HITEC’s needs and develop customized technological solutions that align with its mission. Through the Force for Good program, JPMorgan Chase & Co. employee volunteers partner with numerous nonprofits worldwide to create sustainable tech solutions that propel these organizations toward achieving their missions.
Every year, HITEC recognizes an organization that contributes to the advancement of technology while demonstrating proactive leadership in promoting diversity and inclusion. HITEC is proud to recognize JPMorgan Chase & Co. as Corporation of the Year for 2023.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. will be recognized with this prestigious award during the HITEC Awards Gala on October 3, 2023.
HITEC is the premier global executive leadership organization of senior business and technology executives. HITEC’s vision is to accelerate the power and impact of Hispanic technology leaders, achieving lasting equity from the classroom to the boardroom.