Tuesday, September 21, 2010

U.S. Census Bureau to Release New Data About Hispanic-Owned Businesses


U.S. Census Bureau to Release New Data About Hispanic-Owned Businesses

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The following was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau:

What: The U.S. Census Bureau will hold an audio news conference to release new data from the Survey of Business Owners - Hispanic-Owned Businesses: 2007. The data show the number and percent of Hispanic-owned businesses, sales and receipts at the national, state and local levels, as well as other details.

The event will consist of a simultaneous audio conference and online presentation in webinar format. There will be no physical event associated with this conference. Information on accessing the online presentation is provided below. Reporters will be able to ask questions once the data presentation is complete.

When: Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010; 2 p.m. (EDT)

Who: Thomas L. Mesenbourg, deputy director, U.S. Census Bureau
David Hinson, national director, Minority Business Development Agency

Details: Audio conference ― access information
Toll free number: 888-324-9312
Participant passcode: CENSUS
Note: Stay on the line until operator asks for the passcode.
Do not key in passcode. (Tips)

Online presentation ― access information
Please login early, as some setup is required. (Tips)
URL: https://www.mymeetings.com/nc/join/
Conference/meeting number: PW4514082
Conference/meeting passcode: CENSUS

If closed captioning is required:
URL: http://nccsite.com/captions/view/sbo921

Public Information Office
301-763-3030/763-3762 (fax)
e-mail: pio@census.gov

CONTACT: Public Information Office, +1-301-763-3030/763-3762 (fax), e-mail: pio@census.gov

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