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TV personality Carmen De La Paz to keynote Latino Chamber of Commerce Annual Gala

Carmen De La Paz
Carmen De La Paz

The Latino Chamber of Commerce of Dane County have announced that TV personality Carmen De La Paz will be the keynote speaker at their Annual Gala on Saturday, Feb. 25 at the Madison Marriott Hotel.

De La Paz is currently a co-host and carpenter on the Emmy Award-winning “Home Made Simple” for The Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN). Other television credits for Ms. De La Paz include several HGTV shows and Spanish language design/DIY and talk shows airing in 17 countries on FOX International.

De La Paz is known as a designer, carpenter, decorative painter, welder, DIY expert and TV personality, and she is also a business owner of De La Paz Designs, an interior/exterior design studio specializing in creating designs focusing on decorative finishes and custom-made furniture for residential and commercial spaces.

“We are thrilled to have Carmen De La Paz as our Gala Keynote Speaker,” says Latino Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jessica Cavazos. “As a business owner from Wisconsin, she understands local entrepreneurs and brings a lot of energy to the Gala.”

The mission of the Latino Chamber of Commerce of Dane County is to promote a favorable business climate and advance economic development for emerging and existing businesses.