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2019 LATINA Style 50 Special Report

For the past 22 years, the LATINA Style 50 Report has recognized the top 50 best companies for Latinas to work for in the United States. We invite you to check out the list of companies advancing and empowering Latinas in the workplace.
By Beana Ramirez, Jennifer Romero and Gloria Romano-Barrera

 

Latinas Excelling in STEM

Jobs in areas of STEM are growing, and companies are actively working to create a better diversity balance in the workforce. Meet two dedicated Latinas, Rabecca Rocha at Google and Marisela Cerda at Microsoft, creating opportunities for the next generation. 

By Gloria Romano-Barrera

LATINA Style’s 25th Anniversary

As we celebrate our 25th anniversary, we reminisce about our accomplishments as an organization and on the accomplishments of Latinas in the United States. LATINA Style’s silver anniversary represents 25 years of doing what we do best — Empowering Latinas One Woman at a Time. That’s the heart and soul of who we are — it’s what we set out to do 25 years ago and what drives every decision we still make today 25 years later and every decision we will make going forward. 

A Road of Opportunities: Judith Garcia Galiana, Vice President, Global Service Centers, 3M and National Board Chair for Prospanica

A 30-plus year veteran in diverse businesses and international markets, Judith Garcia Galiana’s career began as a process engineer at 3M’s Rivas manufacturing plant in Madrid, Spain. Today, the energetic and dedicated Latina serves as Vice President for Global Service Centers, and National Board Chair for Prospanica, the largest association for Hispanic Professionals in the U.S.

By Gloria Romano-Barrera

Articles

Latinas Today

Irene Oria Named President for the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA). With over 18 years of experience in complex commercial business litigation in federal and state courts and arbitration tribunals with a focus in recent years on Financial Services, …

Latinas Excelling in STEM

Jobs in areas of STEM are growing, and companies are actively working to create a better diversity balance in the workforce. But many Latinas, especially girls, with the potential to  be…

Judith Garcia Galiana

A 30-plus year veteran in diverse businesses and international markets, Judith Garcia Galiana’s career began as a process engineer at 3M’s Rivas manufacturing plant in Madrid, Spain….

LATINA Style’s 25 Anniversary

By Gloria Romano-Barrera and Robert Bard. As we celebrate our 25th anniversary, we reminisce about our accomplishments as an organization and on the accomplishments of Latinas in the United States.  

Celebratina Latina Leadership on the Hill

By Gloria Romano-Barrera. “I’m so glad to wish LATINA Style a happy 25th anniversary,” states Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard, (D), California. “The magazine plays a critical role in highlighting the many positive contributions Latinas make to our economy and our country as a whole …

World Travel: Aruba

By Lupita Colemenero. Want to experience Aruba (and Ariba)? Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino is synonymous with pure relaxation? 

Events & Occasions

The Latino Coalition Latina’s Prosperity Summit. On September 24th, the Latino Coalition hosted its first national Latina’s Prosperity Summit, focusing on n the most dynamic demographic group in our country, Latinas, in Washington, D.C. The Summit agenda featured leading Latinas in business…

DFW Hispanic 100

On October 10, the DFW Hispanic 100, a network of Dallas/Ft. Worth area Hispanic women leaders working to increase business and leadership opportunities for Latinas honored LATINA Style’s Executive Vice President and President and Founder of …

USHCC Convention, Albuquerque, NM

Each year, the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) brings together local Hispanic Chambers of Commerce, Hispanic business leaders, and corporate partners, to foster Hispanic economic development…

Eggy’s Corner

This Holiday Season.  By Gina Torres and Valeria Rodriguez. It’s the holiday season so what better time to “expand our horizons” as Eggy would say than to be a guest writer for LATINA Style Magazine.

Las Jefas

Feliz  Cumpleaños LATINA Style Magazine!                      By Marisa Rivera.           I can’t believe it has been 25 years! When I reflect on the past two and a half decades, of not only ….

About the Author

Forever Frida: A Celebration of the Life, Art, Loves, Words, and Style of Frida Kahlo. By Kathy Cano-Murillo. Authoring a book appears to be glamorous and magical, but in…

College Beat

Follow Your Heart to Succeed. By Jennifer Romero Vasquez.Texas Woman’s University Advertising, Class of 2019. Growing up, my parents always embraced that I was ambitiously …

His View

Continuing a Legacy.      By Robert E. Bard.          It was 25 years ago that in the living room of a tiny Alexandria apartment in Virginia, Anna Maria Arias put the finishing touches to the first LATINA Style...

Punto Final!

Here Today, Here Tomorrow. By Margaret Almada, former executive director for the California State Commission for the Status of Women and former administrator for the city of Tracy, CA.