In 1990, Mr. Vargas founded Vargas,
Flores and Amigos, the only Hispanic advertising agency in at that time. Mr. Vargas soon established himself among his peers and business community leaders as one of the most knowledgeable persons regarding issues impacting the Latino community. Atlanta
Dan Vargas serves on numerous advisory boards in the
area, to include The Mexican Center, the Roswell Intercultural Alliance, Hugh Spaulding Children's Hospital, The Latin American Association, United Way Outreach Program, as well as co-chairing the Cobb County Hispanic/Latino Initiative. Atlanta
Dan and his wife, Jennifer, helped found The Three Kings Celebration after visiting a mission in
. The mission, run by three nuns, consisted of 240 trailers in a trailer park with multiple families living in each of these trailers. Many of these families had no substantial resources to survive. Through the efforts of Dan and his wife, over 11,400 diapers, 51 baby cribs, numerous twin beds, sleeping bags, clothing, and food were procured for these families in need. In addition, over 1,500 new toys were donated from the Toys for Tots campaign, to be distributed to the children during the holidays. Athens, Georgia
Dan Vargas has earned more than 75 national and international community service awards and is a member of the FBI Atlanta Citizens Academy Alumni. As such, Dan has not only demonstrated his commitment to the community at large, he has also worked to bridge the gap between the Hispanic community, the law enforcement community, the FBI, and the larger community as a whole.