Friends of Puerto Rico and the Metro Women’s Business Center are pleased to announce the inaugural Metro Women’s Business Leadership Summit on Tuesday, March 28th, 2023, at the AT&T Forum for Technology, Entertainment and Policy in Washington, DC from 11:00 am to 7:30 pm. The Metro Women’s Business Leadership Summit will bring together Latina trailblazers to join in the discussion on key economic issues, specifically surrounding women of color in business. The Summit fosters learning, inspiration, networking opportunities, and thought-provoking conversations on entrepreneurship ecosystems, entrepreneurial education, and policy creation. Our mission is to empower women in business and to help them cultivate lasting partnerships and collaboration.For more details as the conference approaches, please sign up now at womensbusinessleadership.org
This One-Day platform designed for personal growth, motivation, and business opportunities will include a powerful lineup of inspiring business leaders, mentors, changemakers, investors, and social entrepreneurs from the Washington D.C. metro area. An opportunity to gather and share hands-on experiences and expertise will be provided. Including:
- Celeste Carrasco, Director of Federal Public Affairs – Corporate External Affairs at AT&T
- Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Former Member of Congress
- Maria Cristina Gonzalez Noguera, EVP and Chief Communications and Public Affairs Officer at Popular, Inc.
- Mark Madrid, Associate Administrator for the Office of Entrepreneurial Development (OED) at the U.S. Small Business Administration
This will be a unique opportunity to accelerate change in critical areas and to impact the brightest Latina leaders in the entrepreneurial ecosystem.