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CNBC MEDIA ALERT: CNBC'S "THE PATH FORWARD: RACE AND OPPORTUNITY IN AMERICA" WILL AIR LIVE, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10 AT 8PM ET

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WHEN: Thursday, December 10 at 8pm ET

WHERE: CNBC's "The Path Forward: Race and Opportunity in America"

CNBC's "The Path Forward: Race and Opportunity in America," will air live Thursday, December 10th at 8pm ET. The one-hour program, anchored by CNBC's Jon Fortt and Carl Quintanilla and featuring CNBC reporters Bertha Coombs and Sharon Epperson, will take an in-depth look at the economics of the Latino community, including representation in corporate America, education, and entrepreneurship. "The Path Forward: Race and Opportunity in America" will also feature Telemundo's Julio Vaqueiro who will be discussing the diversity of the Latino community and its implications for business.

The program will highlight ideas to bridge the gap for Latinos with business leaders and investors including: 

  • Sandra Campos, Former Diane von Furstenberg CEO
  • R. Martin Chavez, Former Goldman Sachs CFO
  • Manny Medina, Outreach CEO
  • Oscar Munoz, Former United Airlines CEO
  • Eliana Murillo, Former Google Head of Multicultural Marketing
  • Rea Ann Silva, Beautyblender founder & CEO
  • Sol Trujillo, Latino Donor Collaborative Co-Founder
  • Ralph de la Vega, Former AT&T Vice Chairman

Following the live broadcast, viewers can join a conversation on LinkedIn as Jon Fortt hosts a live Q&A incorporating viewer questions and comments as well as doing a deeper dive on some of the issues discussed on the program.