(Bio as of July 2017)
Sylvia Hevia has a 15+ year trackrecord of experience in producing/marketingsuccessful events and securing sponsorships. In2013, she launched her own company, SylviaHevia Productions, which is a multicultural eventproduction company dedicated to bringing Latinxcultural events, performances and recordingartists to Chicago. Her company has designedinnovative events for McDonald’s HispanicOwner-Operators Association (MHOA), AARP,Univision Radio/TV, United Airlines and theConsulate of Argentina. She is a professionalsinger who has performed in various genresincluding, salsa, neo-soul, R&B, jazz, dance andLatin pop. She has shared the stage withinternational artists including Arturo Sandoval,Frankie Negron, Grupo Niche, Cano Estremeda,Spanish Harlem Orchestra and Trio Los Panchos.She continues to perform with her band SylviaHevia y su Orquesta, Mechilex, Zyanya, Azure andthe 1950s Cuban Big Band.