Latina Style Inc
Latina Style Inc
Latina Style Inc

Program Agenda #LSBSLA

Friday, June 14, 2019 – From 7:00 am -3:30 pm

2260 East Imperial Hwy El Segundo, CA 90245 – 1st floor level

                                                      Schedule of Events

7:00 am-8:30 am Registration & Networking Breakfast

8:30 am- 9:00 am Welcome & Introduction

Introductions: Robert E. Bard, President & CEO, LATINA Style, Inc.

AT&T Host Remarks: Catherine González Pack, Assistant Vice President, Video Operations, AT&T/Veteran

Title Sponsor Remarks: Lory Burgos, Senior Consultant, Enterprise Diverse Marketing, Nationwide


9:00 – 9:50 am: The Essentials of a Successful Business: This panel combines a unique blend of professionals with extensive experience in the areas of business bank lending; private, venture & angel investments; and government lending for small business. Panelists include Internal Revenue Service, SBA, and, Bank expert will present available sources and ways to build capacity to position a small business to secure capital for expansion.

Moderator: Nury Gomez, MBA, Founder & President, Accounting Breeze

Speaker: Beatriz Davis, Economic Development Specialist, SBA

Speaker: Martha G Castro, SBDC Core Business Consultant, SBDC LA

Speaker: Maria Boykin, Program Manager/ Certification specialist, WBEC LA

Speaker: Lisa Hamilton, Stakeholder Liaison, Stakeholder Liaison, IRS

Speaker: Cassandra A. Stokes, Assistant Vice President, Wealth Management division, Comerica Bank

Break 10 minutes

10:00-10:10 am: AT&T Business Ecosystem Presented by Steven R. Eiger, Director, AT&T Business Marketing, and EVP Communications – HACEMOS National

10:10- 11:00 am: Successful Marketing Strategies: Promote Your Business and Yourself:  This workshop combines a unique blend of panelists with expertise on the areas Mainstream & Multicultural Marketing, Media, Social Media, and Supplier Diversity.  This panel focuses primarily on the personal and professional marketing strategies each panelist has implemented within their respective professions to achieve maximum success.

Moderator: Maritere R. Bellas, Author, Influencer, Speaker, Features Writer                 

Speaker: Tammy Adams-Ousley, Director, Marketing Communications, AT&T Business Marketing

Speaker: Monique Herrera, Director, Corporate Relations, Events & Marketing, SHPE

Speaker: Eva Macias, Financial Expert, Founder, La Latina & Su Dinero

Break 10 minutes #ForYourWellness Break presented by Nationwide

11:10- 11:50 am: Power, Love & Resiliency: The New Leadership Imperative presented by Nationwide Conducted by Nick Delgado, President Dana Rebecca Designs, Founder of Dignitas.

11:50-12:00 pm— Networking Break

LATINA Style AwardsLuncheon 12:00– 1:00 pm

Mistress of Ceremonies: Josefa Salinas, CEO, Salinas Media & Communications, On-Air Personality, Old School 104.7 & the Power of

CEO Remarks: Robert E. Bard, President & CEO, LATINA Style, Inc.

Title Sponsor Remarks: Lory Burgos, Senior Consultant, Enterprise Diverse Marketing, Nationwide

Leadership Award: Dr. Betty Uribe, Global Award Winning Author, Speaker & Humanitarian, EVP, California Bank & Trust

Leadership Award: Azucena Maldonado, Founder & President, Latina Golfers Association

Pioneer of the Year Award: Maria Salinas, President & CEO, LA Area Chamber of Commerce

LATINA Style Entrepreneur of the Year: Dennise Mejia, Founder & CEO, California Physician Network LLC.

1:00-2:00 pm: Entrepreneurs Spotlight: Learning Strategies for Success: Leading Successful Latina entrepreneurs at different stages of business maturity discuss lessons learned, insight gained through their experiences, challenges encountered, and ways to overcome these.

Introduction: Platinum Sponsor: American Airlines Representative

Moderator: Dr. Betty Uribe, Global Award Winning Author, Speaker & Humanitarian, EVP, California Bank & Trust

Speaker: Natalie Torres, Owner, Author, Speaker, Savvy Women Coexist LLC

Speaker: Yesenia Flores, CEO/HR Consultant, HRY Personnel Service

Speaker: Carmela Castellano-Garcia, President & CEO, California Primary Care Association, & President of Castellano Family Foundation

Speaker: Lorena Sahagun, Nationwide representative

Break 10 minutes #ForYourWellness Break presented by Nationwide — 

2:10- 2:50 pm: Cyber Fraud Threats of Today: Is your business prepared for a security breach? Learn first-hand how to develop solutions to help organizations build: strong security programs.

Moderator: Robert E. Bard, President & CEO, LATINA Style, Inc.

Speaker: Aaron J. Williams, AT&T Integrated Cybersecurity Specialist, AT&T Business – Cybersecurity

Speaker: Comerica Bank Representative

2:50-2:55 pm: Let’s Talk Your #LatinaLegacy presented by Nationwide: What’s your #LatinaLegacy. Join Nationwide as we reflect on the day and also announce the winner of Gift card, compliments of Nationwide

2:55-3:00 pm: Closing Raffle

LATINA Style Business Series Sponsors

Title Sponsor:

Nationalwide Insurance


Host Sponsor:


City Sponsor

Comerica Bank

Platinum Sponsor

American Airlines

National Partners

Parents Step Ahead

Media Partners

Capital Wire PR

Media Partners

Old School 104.7FM

Community Partners

Latino Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce

Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce





Latina Golfers Association (LGA)


Hispanic Heritage Foundation HHF

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