GEORGIA LATINAS OF  EXCELLENCE AWARDS

2017

JULY 28, 2017, 11am -2pm - J.W. MARRIOTT ,AUSTIN TX 

110 E 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701

GEORGIA LATINAS OF  EXCELLENCE AWARDS

2017

JULY 28, 2017, 11am -2pm - J.W. MARRIOTT ,AUSTIN TX 

Join us as TechLatino Announces Texas's Top 15 Latina Tech/Business Leaders!

Latinas are significant contributors to our country's economic recovery and prosperity. Latinas represent the fastest growing segment of entrepreneurs, small business owners and corporate vice presidents, however, in technology there is still a gap. Latinas represent nearly 600,000 businesses, generate close to $70 billion in sales and employ more than 500,000 people. TechLatino recognizes the important role Hispanic Tech & Business women serve in our community and is proud to highlight their successes and impact in our region and overall business community.

In celebration of the achievements and accomplishments of our nation's most inspiring Hispanic Tech and Business women, TechLatino will conduct our "Latina Tech Leadership and Business Luncheon on April 26th at 11:00am at the Gathering Spot. This 5th Annual Latina Tech Leaders Luncheon is the region's premier gathering for Latina tech and businesses leaders.

Recognizing the 15 of the Top Latina tech & business leaders in Georgia for their accomplishments in the tech business community. In particular, this year LISTA will create awareness and recognize their many contributions Latinas have made to drive our country's economic recovery and prosperity.

For Nominations, Sponsorship & Exhibit Table Opportunities
Call Us: (770) 765-3478 or (770) 765-3479

2017 GEORGIA'S LATINAS OF EXCELLENCE
TOP TECH AND LEADERS AWARDS

Natalie Pozo

The 2017 Georgia Latinas Tech and Leaders Luncheon will be hosted by Fox 5 Atlanta's own,

Natalie Pozo.

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Lili Gil Valletta

Lili Gil Valletta is an award-winning entrepreneur, World Economic Forum Young Global Leader and TV contributor to various networks analyzing the role minorities and women play in business.

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GEORGIA'S LATINAS OF EXCELLENCE
LEADING LADIES OF 2017

Honorable 

Brenda Lopez, EsQ

State Representative, Dis. 99

Brenda Lopez is State Representative for House District 99 in Gwinnett County. Brenda is the Principal Attorney at The Lopez Firm, LLC, which handles removal and family based immigration cases.

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Debra Gonzalez, Esq.

Letterbox  Legal

D Gonzalez Law Group

Deborah Gonzalez, Esq. is a new breed of attorney with two practices. Her private practice focuses on entertainment law in the Arts, music, entertainment and digital industries.

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Olga Lopez

Wells Fargo

President 

Olga Lopez is President at Wells Fargo. Responsible for more than 500 employees and 37 banks across Augusta, Savannah, Statesboro and other cities in eastern Georgia. 

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Juanita Velez

UPS

Intl. Communications Lead

Rising Star Award

Juanita Velez is Professionally seasoned, and passionate about diversity of cultures and commercial globalization. Academically founded on the importance of embracing the global mindset, with a focus on emerging markets.

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Yeny Malaver

SunTrust

First Vice President 

She has become a leader in the financial industry with 12 years of progressive work experience, and a record of success in high profile roles in the financial services industry and management consulting.

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Juanita Rivera

Director of Operations

Georgia Hispanic Chamber  

Juanita joined the GHCC in August 2002 she directly Reports and assists the CEO in the preparation of financial reports, operations, payroll and member services. 

Originally from Guayama, Puerto Rico, Juanita and her family have resided in Atlanta since 1988.

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Yolanda Ramirez -Lagos CIO, Technology and Innovation,

Atlanta International School

Yolanda has degrees in Computing and Systems Engineering, with postgraduate studies in Education, Educational Management, Business Management, and more than 17 years leading change in various educational institutions in several countries, She has innovated organizations and  promote excellence while creating a digital learning culture in Atlanta.

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Miroslava Torres-Young

Assistant  Vice President, Business Development Officer

East West Bank

Miroslava, is responsible for overseeing client relationships, ensuring delivery of Global, highly diverse and range of banking products and services in a consultative approach. Fluent in Spanish and English, Miroslava is a native of Ecuador and brings 25 years of banking experience-with expertise in helping International business professionals to establish credit

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Littie Brown

CEO, Partner 

Speedpro Imaging

"Heart of Latina Award"

Inspirational, influential, creative, dynamic communicator, are words most often used to describe Littie Brown. Through the years  Littie has helped individuals personally and professionally realize their dreams.  Littie is known as a mentor, teacher, advocate and author. Buy her book, “Leadership Lessons from the HART.”

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Monica Moore

Senior Vice President,

Elavon Inc. 

FinTech

A true Business and Technical Professional with experience utilizing innovative practices for organizing and structuring teams to craft and execute on a mission that brings powerful value to the company.
Experienced in building global teams to deliver projects on time and on budget.

Promotes her vision for her products and secures funding for execution.

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Maria Alejandra Bastides

Mundo Hispanico, Editor

Maria Alejandra Bastidas is the Editor, Mundo Hispánico part of Cox Media Group. Maria has more than 16 years of journalistic experience covering the Latino community in Georgia, under her leadership has increase their reach in the Atlanta market, especially in the digital arena.

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Joanne Sanders

eWise Communications

Managing Director of eWise Communications - a firm that specializes in translating business goals into marketing and communications roadmaps that produce results. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

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Hilda Abbott 

WePartner Management

Partner and VP of Operations for WePartner Management. She oversees the day to day operations of over $100M in commercial and residential real estate. She is responsible for managing, developing, special projects.  WePartner real estate management is a women owned, full service real estate company in Ga. 

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Natalie Pozo

FOX 5 Atlanta

Natalie Pozo is a Multi-Media Journalist. Throughout the course of a decade she has worked for several television stations including Fox and NBC. Earning a degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Miami.

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Luisa Fernanda Cardona

Atlanta Mayor's Office

Luisa Cardona is an innovative thinker that thrives in a fast-paced work environment. Luisa is a multifaceted professional in the legal field herself and has worked as an attorney in employment and as a community organizer. She is an integral part of Mayor Kasim Reed's Welcoming Atlanta.

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