Hispanic Professional Network
Maria Contreras-Sweet might just be an upstart. After all, President Barack Obama's choice to lead the Small Business Administration has plenty of experience at starting and growing businesses, reports Kent Hoover of the the Business Journals' Washington Bureau.
Hoover reports that Contreras-Sweet, a Mexican immigrant, is the co-founder of Los Angeles-based community bank ProAmérica Bank as well as of the private equity fund Fortius Holdings. Finally, she has built a personal business... READ MORE