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December 01 2014

2015 HOPE Global Forum Confirms Richard Carrión, Chairman and CEO of Popular as a Featured Speaker

ATLANTA, GA – December 1, 2014 – Operation HOPE the leading global financial dignity nonprofit, today announced Richard Carrión, Chairman and CEO of Popular, Inc. parent company of Banco Popular de Puerto Rico,  as a Featured Speaker on the Main Stage at the 2015 HOPE Global Forum in Atlanta, GA, January 15-17th.  

The annual forum, hosted by HOPE at the Omni Hotel in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, will bring together heads of state, C-suite executives, civic and financial leaders to outline a vision for the future of the modern global economy. This vision that includes all people as HOPE sees the poor, underserved and teetering middle class as untapped assets for economic growth, entrepreneurship and job creation.

Since 1992, Operation HOPE has been providing financial dignity and economic empowerment to more than 2 million individuals worldwide. It is America's only nonprofit software company specializing in the software of human development -- reverse engineering poverty. HOPE’s goal is to turn check cashing customers into banking customers, renters into homeowners, small business dreamers into small business owners and minimum wage workers into living wage consumers. For additional information about Operation HOPE, go to www.operationhope.org

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