Bel Hernandez, LATINAFest Co-Founder
Naibe Reynoso, LATINAFest Co-Founder
Anabel Munoz, ABC7 Anchor
Gabriela Milian, ABC7 Community Reporter
Mistress of Ceremonies
OUR SPEAKERS AND SPECIAL APPEARANCES
Lisa Cortés, Filmmaker and Co-Director of the Untitled Voting Rights Documentary.
Lisa Cortés is an Academy Award® nominated film producer and celebrated director. The film Precious (2009), which she executive produced, received Audience Award and Grand Jury Prize for best drama and was nominated for six Academy Awards® and won two. 2019’s She also produced The Apollo, an HBO documentary, the story of the legendary Apollo Theater. Her directorial debut, The Remix: Hip Hop X Fashion (2020),
Nadine Ramos is an entrepreneur, innovator, manufacturer, licensed cosmetologist, and a pioneer within the keratin industry. As the
Founder and CEO of Lasio Inc, Nadine Ramos has grown a professional hair-care empire that includes a manufacturing facility, luxury products, services, and a luxury salon.
With a dream and the determination to fulfill her responsibilities, Ramos set her sight on beauty-focused entrepreneurship at the age of twenty with no experience and no financial support.
Gloria Calderón Kellett is the executive producer, co-creator, co-showrunner, director and actress on the critically acclaimed sitcom One Day at a Time.
Nely Galán is a self-made media mogul. Dubbed the Tropical Tycoon by the
New York Times Magazine, she was the first Latina President of a U.S. television network (Telemundo). She is an Emmy Award-winning producer of over 700 episodes of television in Spanish and English, which she produced through
her multi-media company Galan Entertainment.
Victoria Guerrero, District Director, South Florida District Office, Small Business Administration.She has always had the entrepreneurial spirit. With clients ranging from construction to real estate to media, her passion has always been helping small businesses grow. Check out the women's business resources at SBA.gov.
Nathalie Molina Niño
Refreshingly frank and witty, author Nathalie Molina Niño is a serial tech entrepreneur, a Builder Capitalist investing at the intersection of gender and climate, and a proud daughter of Latinx immigrants.