Daniel J. Yip Honored With 2015 Servant Leadership Award by ALPFA

New York, New York (August 7, 2015) – Daniel J. Yip, principal of Nexus Business Consulting, a private business consulting company (www.nexusbc.com), received the 2015 Servant Leadership Award by ALPFA, the Association of Latino Professionals for America (www.alpfa.org).

The prestigious award recognizes an outstanding Latino ALPFA member who has excelled in his service, contribution, and leadership to ALPFA. “I am both honored and humbled to have been selected as the recipient for this award,” said Mr. Yip, “I look forward to continuing to serve ALPFA and the Latino community not only in the South Florida area but also across the country.”

Mr. Yip is a lifetime member of ALPFA, currently serving in multiple roles for the ALPFA Miami chapter: as a member of the chapter’s strategic board as well as the coordinator of the chapter’s IT and marketing segments. He has been on the chapter board since 2009. In 2010 he was awarded one of ten ALPFA/University of Phoenix Leadership Scholarships. Most recently, Mr. Yip was named to the ALPFA Board of Directors, to begin his term on October 1, 2015.

On Mr. Yip’s contributions to the ALPFA Miami chapter, chapter president Brett Friedman (Partner at McGladrey LLP) said “Dan has made himself indispensable to ALPFA with his dedication to quality and desire to help others succeed. He is a jack-of-all trades: IT coordinator, event planner, graphic designer, and communications specialist. Whether it be creating a key deliverable or high quality event or spearheading a vital chapter initiative, Dan is someone who does whatever is needed. He is a friend, colleague, and mentor to many ALPFA members not only in the Miami area but also across the country.”

Each year, the ALPFA Awards recognize outstanding professionals who have contributed significantly to their companies and communities, while furthering the purposes of ALPFA and advancing ALPFA causes. On Mr. Yip’s impact on the technology transformation of ALPFA, CIO Julio Carbonell says of his service, “Dan has embodied a level of dedication to the cause that surpasses any conceivable notion of time and energy.”

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Founded in 1972, ALPFA, Association of Latino Professionals for America, supports over 72,000 Latino students, professionals, and entrepreneurs through its 43 professional chapters across the country and more than 150 student chapters at major colleges and universities. ALPFA’s mission is to empower and develop Latino men and women as leaders of character for the nation, in every sector of the global economy. For more information, please visit www.alpfa.org.


Established in 2004, Nexus Business Consulting is a private business consulting company based in the Miami, Florida area. Since 2004, Nexus Business Consulting has worked with clients that are leaders in their respective industries. In that time, it has served not just as documenters or front-line consultants but has grown to be a recognized business partner with its clients. Nexus Business Consulting offers a full suite of consulting services, which include:

  • IT management consulting
  • IT compliance
  • IT audit coordination
  • IT and business documentation