The Michigan Hispanic Chamber Celebrates 25-Years of Doing Business

Hundreds of Latino business owners and entrepreneurs gathered in downtown Detroit over the weekend to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. The organization boasts some of the biggest Latino owned companies in United States. The chamber was created in the late 1980’s when renowned Major League Baseball player turned entrepreneur, Hank Aguirre brought together a group of Hispanic businessmen. Garry Gonzalez is the Chairman of the Chamber. He spoke with WDET's Martina Guzman. Gonzalez says there are still huge misconceptions about Latino businesses.