Carlos A. Medina, Esq.
Robinson Aerial Surveys, Inc.
Carlos Medina, a graduate of Rutgers Newark and Rutgers Law School Newark, is the President of Robinson Aerial, Inc., a firm specializing in mapping and engineering with a long and rich history in New Jersey. As President and majority owner for Robinson Aerial Surveys, Inc., Carlos has developed a sustainable growth platform that has nearly doubled revenues for Robinson since his tenure began in 2009. He has added new services in construction management and related MEP services to his firm’s service portfolio. Additionally, Robinson is certified as 8a | DBE | MBE | SBE in New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania and currently employees 30 professional staff members.
Starting in 2018, Carlos has acted as Executive Producer and Host for 2 PBS projects and is a regular contributor for Univision NY. These positions, and many previous ones (listed below), involving extensive presence in the media, helped Carlos build considerable Reputational Risk experience.
In January 2019, Carlos became President and CEO of the Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (SHCCNJ), having served as Chairman since 2012. The SHCCNJ represents 119,000 Hispanic-owned businesses in New Jersey that contribute over $20 billion annually to the State’s economy. To raise awareness and promote diversity in entrepreneurship, he regularly discusses issues important to the members of SHCCNJ and the business community during appearances on various TV Networks including ABC 7, WWOR 9 and NJTV. Carlos has had a long history with the Chamber dating back to 2005 when he became a member and later transitioning in 2012 to Chairman. As Chairman, Carlos took this organization that was $300,000 in Debt and brought them to over $750,000 in the bank. His tenure as Chairman would last seven years before becoming the current President and CEO of the Chamber.
Also in 2019, Carlos co-founded and became the Chairman of the Hispanic Chamber Fund, a loan program helping Hispanic Chamber member business owners and entrepreneurs across the U.S fairly and transparently gain access to capital to help them build, grow and expand their businesses.
Carlos serves as a Corporate Board Member of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ. With sales in excess 13 billion dollars annually, Horizon is one of the country’s premiere health insurance companies. Carlos serves as a member on the following subcommittees: Governance, Audit, Personnel and Compensation.
Carlos has been a Board member of New Jersey Economic Development Authority, where he served as chairman of the Real Estate Sub Committee for several years.