AC & Consulting Associates
Alfonso Cornejo is president of AC & Consulting Associates, a Business Consulting firm headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Mr. Cornejo has a well- rounded background in all facets of business with particular expertise in Manufacturing and Human Resources. Before entering the consulting field Mr. Cornejo worked for a total of 30 years with several Fortune 500 Companies i.e., Procter & Gamble, Clorox, Chiquita Brands. His main areas of expertise are business development initiatives in Latin America including the Integration and Mergers and Acquisitions, as well as providing Human Resources support for companies interested in their Hispanic workforce development. Mr. Cornejo is an active speaker and trainer on the topics of Doing Business in Latin America, Hispanic Workforce Development, Hispanic Culture, and Diversity initiatives with Hispanic perspective. He writes Hispanic related articles for the Cincinnati Business Courier. Mr.Cornejo was born, raised and educated in Mexico. Holds a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from University of Mexico. Mr. Cornejo is in the board of Directors of: The Freedom Center, United Way, The Fine Arts Fund, The Workforce Investment board, NKITA the Northern Kentucky International Trade Association and the Agenda 360 Regional initiative. Mr. Cornejo has been recognized by the state of Ohio as a distinguish Hispanic and has received awards from LULAC and The National Society of Hispanic MBA's (NSHMBA). Mr. Cornejo has been the President of the Hispanic Chamber Cincinnati USA for the last 7 years and is also founder of Hispanics Avanzando Hispanics that is a non-for profit entity that organizes the Cincy-Cinco Latino charity festival each year in Cincinnati. This festival which has become the largest Hispanic Spring festival in the Midwest of the USA has granted more than $ 190,000 to Heath Care and educational institutions that support Hispanics in the Cincinnati-metro area.