Hilda Huerta

WSB Employee named El Paso’s 2021 Alignable ‘Local Business Person of the Year’

The largest online referral network for small businesses, Alignable.com, has named Hilda Huerta El Paso’s 2021 Alignable Local Business Person Of The Year. 

Huerta is an Employment Services Manager for Workforce Solutions Borderplex.

“El Paso’s community means a great deal to me and, like many of my peers, I have gladly helped my fellow small business owners overcome a number of obstacles during this tough time,” said Huerta. “I am beyond honored to receive this award and very grateful for the heartwarming support from my peers. We’re all stronger together.”

Huerta and other 2021 Local Business People Of The Year in communities across the U.S. and Canada have received badges on their Alignable profiles, in recognition of their contributions.

“To see so many business owners celebrate their peers was awesome — 60 votes landed every minute at the height of the contest,” said Eric Groves, Alignable’s Co-Founder and CEO.  “This frenetic level of participation is a testament to the strength of the business relationships forged and reinforced over the past year.”

In past years, the awareness generated through this contest has helped drive additional connections, prospects, and new business for many winners.

Alignable’s 2021 Local Business Person Of The Year Contest ran from January 6 to February 5, 2021 and invited its 6 million+ members to vote for their favorite peers.

In all, 2,962 local business people emerged victorious across North America, after 61,000+ votes were tallied and 25,000+ recommendations were reviewed.