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16th Annual National LATINA Symposium

On the evening of Wednesday, September 4th, LATINA Style kicked off the 16th Annual National LATINA Symposium with a leadership reception where sponsor remarks were provided by Lauren Bacon, Senior Manager, Military Programs, Hilton and Pepe Estrada, Director, Public Affairs, Walmart.  By Gloria Romano-Barrera

Corporate America Supporting those Who Serve

Supporting and recognizing our nation’s military and the value Veterans and their spouses offer to corporate America is at the core of the Home Depot Foundation, PenFed Credit Union, UPS, and Hilton. Whether it’s through development programs, training, hiring, or providing a support system, efforts to provide opportunities for Veterans is available across many levels, and hiring them is key to business success. By Gloria Romano-Barrera

Honoring Latina Heroes
Leadership, courage, dedication, and integrity are important qualities in the workplace. Regardless of rank or branch in the U.S. Armed Forces, cultivating a life with these traits in mind has led 13 Latinas to success. The Latina heroes profiled here are not only champions and role models for the young generation to follow, but they are also sacrificing their lives for our freedom.
By Gloria Romano-Barrera

2019 Top 10 Latina Corporate Executives of the Year

In its 11th consecutive year, the LATINA Style Corporate Executive of the Year program honors influential Latinas, selected by their peers, as leaders and examples for the Hispanic community and for the professional women in the U.S. Each year LATINA Style Inc. recognizes the achievement and dedication Latinas are performing at the top of their respective companies and in various industries.  By Gloria Romano-Barrera

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Latinas Today

DTE Energy Names JoAnn Chávez Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer

DTE Energy announced JoAnn Chávez will take on the role of senior vice president and chief legal officer on January 2020. In this expanded role, Chávez will have overall responsibility for the Office of the General Counsel, Ethics & Compliance and Corporate Security…

Corporate America Supporting those Who Serve

By Gloria Romano-Barrera. Supporting and recognizing our nation’s military and the value Veterans and their spouses offer to corporate America is at the core of the Home Depot Foundation, PenFed Credit Union, UPS, and Hilton. Whether it’s through development programs…

2019 Top 10 Latina Corporate Executives of the Year

By Gloria Romano-Barrera. In its 11th consecutive year, the LATINA Style Corporate Executive of the Year program honors influential Latinas, selected by their peers, as leaders and examples for the Hispanic community and for the professional women in the U.S. Each year LATINA Style Inc. recognizes the….

Top 12 Employee Resource Groups of the Year

By Gloria Romano-Barrera. Since 2010 LATINA Style, Inc. has recognized and honored the best Hispanic Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) in the country. The Top 12 ERG finalists listed here (in no specific order) are selected based on business impact, excellence in corporate leadership, mentorship,…

16th Annual National LATINA Symposium

By Gloria Romano-Barrera. On the evening of Wednesday, September 4th, LATINA Style kicked off the 16th Annual National LATINA Symposium with a leadership reception where sponsor …

Honoring Latina Heroes

By Gloria Romano-Barrera. Leadership, courage, dedication, and integrity are important qualities in the workplace. Regardless of rank or branch in the U.S. Armed Forces, cultivating a life with these traits in mind has led 13 Latinas to success.

LATINA Style Business Series, Baltimore, MD

Marking the 136th stop of the LATINA Style Business Series tour, LATINA Style, Inc., the premier company addressing the needs of professional Latinas in the United States hosted the LATINA Style Business Series on October 18 in Baltimore, MD. One of the most…

Latina Entrepreneurship in Baltimore, MD

By Melissa Barrera-Sosa. Home of the NFL Ravens, MLB’s Orioles, the ever-innovative Johns Hopkins Hospital, the beautiful harbor, years-old neighborhoods, and many historical monuments, Baltimore’s Latina entrepreneurship is booming more than ever. …

Eggy’s Corner: Supporting Community Solutions

By Gloria Rodríguez, Founder and CEO, Comunicad, LLC. Napoleón Rodríguez, Chief Dog Officer (CDO) of Comunicad, LLC.
Hello everyone! My name is Napoleón …

Letters from the Front! By Lt. Col. Rose Englebert, USAF

By Lt. Col. Rose Englebert, USAF. I grew up in South Bay – the daughter of Mexican immigrants who worked tirelessly on Florida’s farms. As the oldest of four daughters, my parents expected a lot of me. My dad was especially hard on me. I felt I could do nothing…

Veteran’s Perspective

By Graciela Tiscareño-Sato, USAF Veteran, CEO and Founder of Gracefully Global Group, LLC. Graciela outside at UNT graduation day when she got her wings. Within days of leaving the active duty Air Force, I felt a sudden loss of self-worth. The decisive plan I’d created for months with my civilian husband’s support, gave way to negative thoughts:….

About the Author

By Carmen Gloria Pérez. We live in a new era of space exploration and discovery in an ever-changing world. This is the Artemis Generation, in which the possibilities of what we create and where we go are infinite—just like our Universe. Jobs and industries are being disrupted and replaced by technology, robotics, artificial intelligence (AI), and other scientific developments…

Las Jefas

Las Jefas: Latinas in the Military, A Growing Force    By Marisa Rivera. Women’s participation in the military has had a history that extends over 400 years worldwide, from Civil Wars, World Wars I and II to present conflicts. Women have been a presence in the United States military for decades and have worked to serve and defend the country for just as many.….

College Beat

By Daisy Guintos
Texas Woman’s University
English Major & Political Science Minor. I was born in Dallas, Texas, however, my parents decided for our family to move to Guanajuato, Mexico when I was 11-months-old. Later on, when …

His View: Walmart’s Commitment to Veterans and Military Families

By Mark Espinoza, Senior Director, Corporate Affairs, Walmart Inc. At Walmart, we are grateful for the sacrifice our nation’s veterans, military men and women, their spouses and families make in service to the country. It is our duty and honor to…

Punto Final!

Latinas Adelante! Moving Beyond Diversity, Embracing Inclusion in the Fight for Equity.  By Linda Urrutia-Varhall, U.S. Air Force (Ret) and Dr. Cynthia Baron. As Latinas, many of us face the concept of diversity. In both the civilian and military world, there are offices and personnel dedicated to ensuring diversity as it relates to numbers and representation. 

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...

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