2013 Nominee: Charles García
The New Americano
Charles Garcia is a Florida-based Panameño that embodies the meaning of being a social and business entrepreneur. He’s an accomplished Air Force officer and White House fellow, best-selling author, founder of the fastest-growing Hispanic business in the US, co-founder of the Latino Rebels Foundation, and on top of all that, he’s a passionate advocate in major news outlets and the digital sphere. With over 1.2 million Twitter followers, and ranked in the top 20 most connected LinkedIn users worldwide, he uses this power in numbers to spread a critical perspective on immigration, Latino issues, and politics.