Louis Hernandez Jr.

Louis Hernandez Jr.’s A Little Hope Foundation Announces All-Star MLB Outfielder David Justice and Wife Rebecca to join May 9 Gala at The Village Studios in West LA

Industry and Community Leaders Join Effort to Raise Money for Scholarships   LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Louis Hernandez Jr.’s A Little Hope Foundation is pleased to announce special guests for its May 9 inaugural Gala, former three-time All-Star MLB outfielder David Justice and wife Rebecca Justice, who will join a roster of…

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CEOs discuss transforming healthcare in America

CEOs were asked: Some say America’s healthcare market is broken. Would you be in favor of a single payer system? If not, what would you propose? MIAMI HERALD Business Columns & Blogs While we would not go as far to say that our healthcare markets are broken, we do believe there is plenty of room…

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Is the job market as good as it gets?

South Florida CEOs were asked: The Wall Street Journal recently published an article stating that the job market is now “as good as it gets.” Do you agree with this sentiment? Why or why not?  Agreed! Our Business Intelligence Division tracks unemployment, business failures and closures. Many retailers have announced third and fourth quarter closures.…

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Winning, losing and how you approach change

Jack Welch was the rock star CEO of the 1990s, but are his ideas about change still relevant today? We’ve moved beyond simply adapting to change as it shows up. Find out how the approach successful leaders take with change has changed. Jack Welch quotes were the rage among hard-charging business leaders of the 1990’s…

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GAC19 Interviews: Why AI Must Be Harnessed Now to Catalyze Long-Term Growth for Credit Unions…

Louis Hernandez, Founder/Managing Director/CEO of Black Dragon Capital, stopped by the Studio Lounge to share his thoughts on why AI must be harnessed in the here-and-now to catalyze long-term growth for community financial institutions. Check it out and let us know your thoughts…https://www.cubroadcast.com/episodes/gac19-interviews-why-ai-must-be-harnessed-now-to-catalyze-long-term-growth-for-credit-unions

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CEOs split on encouraging marijuana sales in Florida

MIAMI HERALD BUSINESS COLUMNS & BLOGS CEOs were asked: Gov. DeSantis has proposed liberalizing marijuana laws in the state. Should Florida be encouraging marijuana sales? Why or why not? Our company has developed a cashless business banking solution that will overcome the adverse regulatory banking problems. We have spoken to representatives within our state to…

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Louis Hernandez Jr. launches personal website as platform to answer requests for speaking engagements, white paper, books

MIAMI, March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Louis Hernandez Jr., founder, managing director and CEO of Black Dragon Capital and successful technology executive turned entrepreneur, investor, thought leader, author and philanthropist, announced today the launch of his personal website. The new website is in response to requests for more information about Hernandez, including his recent white paper, “Digital Disruption 2.0: A Global…

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Black Dragon Capital continues expansion with addition of Jean-Paul Lausell as director

MIAMI, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Black Dragon Capital, a private equity firm with a focus on growth investments in industries disrupted by digitization, has named technology industry veteran Jean-Paul Lausell as a director…https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/black-dragon-capital-continues-expansion-with-addition-of-jean-paul-lausell-as-director-300815886.html?tc=eml_cleartime

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Louis Hernandez Jr., chairman of Ryff, applauds completion of first round of funding

Partnership with large global technology firm to accelerate product launch MIAMI, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Louis Hernandez Jr., executive chairman at Ryff, the startup that announced its unique AI-driven advertising placement platform Placer™ in November, congratulated the company on a successful $3.6 million Series A round of financing. “The investment led by Tech Mahindra is a wonderful accompaniment to…

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