What: A book launch party
Why: To celebrate a book that will change the way Americalooks at immigrants
When: 6 pm, Monday, December 7Immigrants and their friends from throughout Northeast Ohio will gatherat an Ohio City nightclub Monday, December 7, to welcome a book thattells their success story.
Richard Herman and Robert Smith will team up with their publisher, JohnWiley & Sons, to celebrate the launch of
Immigrant Inc. -- Why Immigrant Entrepreneurs Are Driving the New Economy (and how they will save the American worker)
The book highlights the accomplishments of immigrant entrepreneursacross the country, including several business founders in NortheastOhio, as it reveals the astonishing success of immigrants in the NewEconomy and their power to create jobs, new industries, and to liftcommunities.
magazine finds that
breaks newground: The book goes beyond praising talented immigrants toexplore their mindset, cultural specificities and their high levelof determination and innovative thinking. The book alsotouches upon the issue of anti-immigration attitudes, in turn,suggesting how Americans need to tap their ‘inner immigrant’to succeed.Sponsors of the launch party include Huntington Bank, the high-techtrade group TiE Ohio, and the Hispanic Chambers of Commerce of Ohio.More than three dozen globally-minded civic and business groups havesigned on as co-sponsors. (See attached flyer.)