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LatinxAmerica's podcast

Sep 24, 2020

Ilse Calderon is a Senior Associate at OVO Fund.  She talks about her journey into Venture Capital and also provides advice for underrepresented founders.  We also discuss why she is advocating for startups to target Hypercultural Latinx when developing products and services. 

Sep 16, 2020

Joy Carrera is the founder of and the host of Basic Brown Nerds.  She is a  Digital Operations & Business Intelligence Strategist specializing in SaaS, MCNs, and Impact Driven Initiatives.  Learn about how she decided to launch her business and what led her to use tech to empower others.

Sep 10, 2020

Beatris A. Mendez Gandica talks about her journey into tech, how she landed her job at Microsoft and why she launched Nuevo Foundation.  We talk about her commitment to increasing diversity in tech by preparing the next generation of Latinx in STEM.

Sep 3, 2020

Samantha Santana is the founder of Santana Sports Management.  She launched her own company to help the athletes with public relations challenges, brand management and to connect them with communities in order to give back. In a field dominated by men, she is making inroad and representing diverse clients and connecting...

Aug 26, 2020

Greg Monterrosa, a co-founder of, and a startup weekend mentor and facilitator shares how he is supporting and advancing entrepreneurship, innovation, and economic development. He talks about being a founder and the work that he wants to do to build his legacy and empower the Latinx community.