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 Sponsors


Comerica Bank



Grand Prairie Chamber


Hispanic Women’s NTK


Hispanic 100




Hispanic Heritage DFW

Powerful Women


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