SOURCE: Televisa Publishing + Digital

Televisa Publishing + Digital

July 26, 2012 11:15 ET

Poder Hispanic and Vanidades Magazines to Host the 7th Annual Hispana Leadership Summit Sept. 20-22 at Turnberry Isle in Miami

Top Latina Leaders and Entrepreneurs From Around the Country to Gather for the Dynamic Three-Day Event Packed With Educational Seminars, Coaching Sessions and Networking Opportunities

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - Jul 26, 2012) - Poder Hispanic and Vanidades magazines, in conjunction with State Farm, are proud to announce the agenda for the 7th Annual Hispana Leadership Summit, to be held Sept. 20-22 at the Turnberry Isle resort in sunny Miami.

The Hispana Leadership Summit (HLS) is a gathering of Latina professionals and entrepreneurs from around the country who will participate in an empowering selection of career building opportunities to sharpen their skills and expand networks. The three-day summit is designed to support the forward focus of Latina business women with motivational keynotes, inspirational speeches, interactive seminars and peer-to-peer coaching sessions from renowned speakers who are leaders in their respective fields. 

The confirmed 2012 HLS speakers include Dr. Colleen Ramos, StrengthsQuest Advisor, Associate Dean, College of Business & Management and Keller Graduate School of Management, DeVry University; Deborah Deras, Engagement Expert; Elizabeth Chalas Berman, President, Continental Food and Beverage, Inc.; Hilda Ochoa-Brillembourg, Founding President & CEO, Strategic Investment Group; Irma Elder, Owner & CEO, Elder Ford; Ivette Mayo, Chief Creative Officer & President, Yo Soy I Am, LLC; Marie D. Quintero-Johnson, VP & Director Mergers & Acquisitions, Insights, Corporate Real Estate, The Coca-Cola Company; Pegine Echevarria, Motivational Speaker, CEO, Team Pegine, Inc.; Loren Rosario-Maldonado, Senior Human Resource Generalist and President of Loroma Solutions, Inc.; among others.

This year's HLS sessions include:

  • Summit Opening and Kick-off Reception
  • Golf Clinics
  • OMG! What Language are You Speaking?
  • Gallup StrengthsFinder® 2.0 Workshop
  • All White Affair Dinner Reception and Latinas of Excellence Awards
  • Leadership: What's Your Style?
  • Be Feisty, Fearless, Focused and Fun Latina Leader
  • Total Wellness Session
  • Executive Roundtable: A Corner Office Conversation
  • Optimize Energy, Maximize Performance, Enjoy More Life!

The 7th Annual Hispana Leadership Summit is hosted by PODER Hispanic and Vanidades magazines, together with State Farm, and presented by AARP. The event is supported by LATISM, Las Comadres, NCLR and Marketwire as the official newswire sponsor. For registration or information on sponsoring a table for your organization, visit or connect via social media:

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About Televisa Publishing + Digital
Televisa Publishing + Digital is a division of Grupo Televisa, the largest Spanish-language media company in the world. The 89 brands/130 distinct magazines of the company, most of them leaders in their categories, are distributed in 20 countries throughout the Western Hemisphere with an annual circulation of over 169 million. In addition, the company makes available all of Grupo Televisa's properties and talent via a comprehensive digital entertainment platform, including a portal, a social-networking site, a vertical music site, magazine web-sites and a mobile platform. For more information, go to

About Vanidades
Published by Televisa Publishing + Digital, Vanidades was the first Spanish-language magazine launched in the United States. For the past five decades, Vanidades has been a part of Hispanic women in her journey through the decades: from fashion and beauty, to health and travel, providing the information women need to be successful in an eloquent and relatable matter. Whether in exclusive interviews of icons in fashion, culture and entertainment or features geared to sophisticated women, Vanidades sets the tone and stage for trends and ideas important to Hispanic women. Sophisticated, elegant and experienced, Vanidades subtly incorporates everything the Hispanic woman is looking for. For more information, go to

About PODER Hispanic
Published by Televisa Publishing + Digital, Poder Hispanic is a bi-monthly publication for Latinos in power -- and those who aspire to be. It was conceived as a vehicle to provide the Hispanic corporate and entrepreneurial communities with valuable and reliable information. As a leading business and lifestyle magazine, Poder Hispanic is written for a global audience of influential senior business executives, political decision-makers and entrepreneurs interested in current events in both politics and business. Poder Hispanic charts the ascent of Latinos in all realms of business, politics and entertainment, while also reporting on Hispanic lifestyles and trends. Poder Hispanic offers business news, profiles and exclusive interviews with high-ranking executives and political leaders, covering topics of great concern as well as exposing new issues impacting the world. For more information, go to

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