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Life After the Hispanic Business Expo

Posted on September 15, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Business has boomed since winning the Samuel Adams Brewing the American Dream Pitch Competition, then teaming up with the IL Hispanic Chamber of Commerce to launch a successful crowd funding campaign for Felix and his team.  Felix and Laura sat down with Clemente Nicado, Publisher & Editor in Chief of Negocios Now, to talk about life after the Hispanic Business Expo and how it has impacted their lives and business.  Read all about here.


Toy Drive Benefiting the Walter and Connie Payton Foundation

Posted on September 01, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Felix's Famous Cookies is proud to team up with our friends at O'Hare-Midway Limousine Service, Inc. and Austin's Saloon & Eatery to host the 6th Annual Tailgate Party and Toy Drive benefiting the Walter and Connie Payton Foundation. It is TONS of fun for all Bears Fans. Some of our celebrity bartenders include former Bears players - Mickey Pruitt, Jason McKie, Adrian Peterson, Wendell Davis and the Payton Family. The event is FREE with a new, unwrapped toy or $10.00 per person. For more info, visit

Feature Story on Univision Weekend National News

Posted on September 01, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Last Sunday we spent the day with Viviana Avila, National Correspondent of Univision.  Here her interview with us:

Fox Chicago News at Noon

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Felix and his mom, Laura, visit Corey McPherrin of FOX Chicago to show and tell about their cookies business.  Click here is see their segment.


Feature Cover Story on La Raza

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Who would have ever thought we would be gracing the front page of Chicago's most read Spanish Language news papers?  We felt honored to share our story with them.  Read the entire article here.

Featured on Azteca TV's National Evening News

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Our friends at Azteca TV came by to visit Felix in the bakery days before he heads back to school.  View the entire segment here:

Felix's Famous Cookies Receives National Attention on TELEMUDNO

Posted on August 15, 2015 by Laura Castillo

The team of Felix's Famous Cookies sat down with national correspondent Janet Rodriguez of Telemundo to discuss their business.  View the complete segment here.