Latina Style Inc
Latina Style Inc
Latina Style Inc

Program Agenda – S.F bay area LSBS 2018

Advocate   Entrepreneur of the Year


(8:30 am – 9:00 am) Welcome & Business Series Introduction

  • Mistress of Ceremonies: Sandra Cervantes, New Anchor, Telemundo 48
  • Welcome Remarks: Robert E. Bard, President & CEO, LATINA Style, Inc.
  • Title Sponsor Remarks: Lory Burgos, Senior Consultant, Enterprise Diverse Marketing, Nationwide

(9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.) The Essentials of a Successful Business

  • Moderator: Jolynn Vallejo, Director, LatinSF
  • Speaker: Tong Quin, Deputy District Director, SBA San Francisco
  • Speaker: Jennifer Henrie-Brown, Stakeholder Liaison Specialist, IRS
  • Speaker: Rene M. Sanchez, VP & Business Banking Specialist II, Comerica Bank
  • Speaker: Angel Cardoz, Director, SF Small Business Development Center

(10:00 am. – 10:10 a.m.) Networking Break

(10:10 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.) Successful Marketing Strategies: Promote Your Business and Yourself

  • Moderator: Victoria Sánchez De Alba, President, Emmy Award-winning former journalist-turned-media relations & PR professional, De Alba Communications
  • Speaker: Steven Eiger, Lead Channel Manager, Business Marketing, EVP of Communications, HACEMOS, AT&T
  • Speaker: Martha Hernandez, Founder and CEO, ex-Talent Acquisition and Talent Management Executive, Occidental, Coro, MLT, MadeBos

(11:10 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.) For Your Leadership Side presented by Nationwide®. Lory Burgos, Senior Consultant, Enterprise Diverse Marketing, Nationwide

(11:40 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.) Networking Break

 (11:50 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.) Cyber Security: Today’s Threat: Is your business prepared for a security breach? Learn first-hand how to develop solutions to help organizations build strong security programs.

  • Moderator: Hilda Ramirez, CEO, Keller Williams Silicon City, Director PR & Communications, Santa Clara County Association
  • Speaker: John Shoup, SVP – Fraud Investigations Director, Comerica Bank
  • Speaker: Frank Castaneria, Cybersecurity Advisor, PCI Practice, AT&T

 (12:20 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.) Entrepreneurs Spotlight: Learning Strategies for Success

  • Moderator: Nancy Rosales, Owner, Founder & Co-Owner, NR Consulting, Pepito’s Paletas
  • Speaker: Nancy Marmolejo, Owner, Founder, Talent and Genius
  • Speaker: Gabriela Sapp, MBA, Co-Founder, Equitable Growth Solutions Inc.
  • Speaker: Marisela Barbosa-Cortez, Vice-President, Monarch Engineers

(1:20 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.) Networking Break

 (1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.) LATINA Entrepreneur Awards Luncheon Ceremony

  • Mistress of Ceremonies: Sandra Cervantes, News Anchor, Telemundo 48
  • LATINA Style CEO: Robert E. Bard, President & CEO, LATINA Style, Inc.
  • DoD Remarks: Ashley Merryman, Diversity & Inclusion Advisor to the Chief of Naval Operations
  • Title Sponsor: Lory Burgos, Senior Consultant, Enterprise Diverse Marketing, Nationwide
  • Keynote Speaker: Pati Jinich, Chef, Author and TV Host, PBS
  • LATINA Style Entrepreneur of the Year: Marisela Barbosa-Cortez, VP, Monarch Engineers
  • LATINA Style Advocate of the Year: Latino Business Accion Network (Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative- SLEI)

(3:00 -3:30 p.m.) Closing Raffle

To attend register here

Hyatt Regency San Francisco airport hotel (1333 Bayshore Hwy, Burlingame, CA)

Thursday, November 15, 2018

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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