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Awards and Recognitions

The Creative Service Department at Mi Pueblo, directed by Jose Cano, has been awarded at various creative contests.  One of them is the National Grocers Association (NGA) in the following categories:

- Best Grand Opening Announcement: “East Palo Alto’s 1st Grocery Store in 23 Years”

- Best TV Commercial: “The Farewell”

- Best Specialty/ethnic event:“Mi Pueblo Está Contigo” (Mi Pueblo is Here for You”

- Best TV Commercial (inspirational) “Heart without Borders” (Corazón sin Fronteras)

Juvenal Chávez, with his entrepreneurial and business management has received the following awards:

• Outstanding Community Enterprise (National Grocer Association, 2009)

• Outstanding Independent Business (Progressive Grocer, 2009)

• Hispanic Business Excellence Award (Hispanic Retail 360 Summit, 2009)

• The Best Latino Department of Fruits and Vegetables (Best of Silicon Valley 2008, San Jose Mercury News)

• Yucatecutly Award, 2010

• 2011 finalist in the Entrepreneur of the Year