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Podcast by Latino Founder Hour

    #134 Sofia Chaves with IGLUW

    #134 Sofia Chaves with IGLUW

    Sofia Chaves is the co-founder of IGLUW, a Colombian based startup integrating digital solutions for property management. A young and ambitious entrepreneur started her career as a founder during her University years and immediately started scaling IGLUW after graduation. Sofia set out to solve problems on how real estate is managed in Colombia and quickly realized that their revenue model had to change drastically, leaving her team with the tough decision to take a risk and start a new monetization model.

    Sofia Chaves es la cofundadora de IGLUW, una startup Colombiana integrando soluciones digitales de gestion de propiedades. Sofia es una jove emprendedora que inicio su carrera como fundadora durante la Universidad y de inmediato escalando IGLUW despues de graduarse. Sofia esta solucionando problemas en como los bienes raices son gestionados en Colombia y ya avanzado su emprendimiento se dio cuenta que tenia que cambiar su modelo de negocio, asi que tomo junto con su equipo la decision mas dificil que es tomar el riesgo de cambiar radicalment su modelo de monetizacion.

    • 45 min
    #133 Charlie Vazquez - Writer, Editor and Story Teller Consultant

    #133 Charlie Vazquez - Writer, Editor and Story Teller Consultant

    Charlie Vazquez is a published writer and editor based in New York City. An experienced story-telling consultant, Charlie tells us more about his work on democratizing access to networks of influence and the art of writing well as a powerful tool to align our values and ideas with investors, partners, and clients. We learned more about the art of the Elevator Pitch that any startup founder needs to master early on.

    Charlie Vazquez es un autor y editor basado en Nueva York. Un consultor multifascetico en el arte del "story-telling", Charlie nos detalla a profundidad su labor en democratizar el acceso a redes de influencia y el arte de escribir bien como herramienta necesaria para alinear nuestros valore e ideas con inversionistas, socios y clientes. Aprendimos mas acerca del arte del "pitch de elevador" que cualquier fundador de startup necesita dominar desde muy temprano.

    • 53 min
    #132 Andres Londoño with Instrumentalia

    #132 Andres Londoño with Instrumentalia

    Andres Londoño is the COO of Instrumentalia, a Colombian online commerce platform of medical instruments and equipment. Andres is a third generation operator in this family run business that is transforming itself into a startup and rethinking how Instrumentalia will become a scalable online platform. Great conversation about how a multi-generational business can completely disrupt itself.
    Andres Londoño es el COO de Instrumentalia, una plataforma Colombiana de comercializacion de instrumentos y equipos medicos. Andres es un operador de tercera generacion en esta empresa familiar que se esta reinventando en una startup y replanteando como Instrumentalia se convierte en un modelo escalable de e-commerce. Gran conversacion de como un negocio multigeneracional puede transformarse ser auto-disruptiva.

    • 55 min
    #131 Ramona Ortega with My Money My Future

    #131 Ramona Ortega with My Money My Future

    Ramona Ortega is the founder of My Money My Future, a web platform dedicated to empowering millenials of color to manage their money with confidence and build generational wealth in their communities - Like Google maps for your money! Ramona's incredible story of resilience and hard work takes her from the fields in Napa, CA to Wall Street as a securities attorney and her journey as a female founder working on teaching the new generations how to manage their money and build wealth.

    Ramona Ortega es la fundadora de Mi Dinero Mi Futuro, una plataforma web dedicada al empoderamiento de milenials de color a como administrar su dinero con exito y crear patrimonios generacionales - Es como Google Mapas para tu dinero! La historia de Ramona es una de resilencia y arduo trabajo que la llevo de los campos de Napa hasta Wall Street como abogada en finanzas y de ahi a comenzar su carrera como mujer fundadora de startup enseñando a las nuevas generaciones como administrar su dinero para crear patrimonio y riqueza.

    • 51 min
    #130 Alexandra Zatarain with Eight Sleep

    #130 Alexandra Zatarain with Eight Sleep

    Alexandra Zatarain is the co-founder and CMO of Eight Sleep, a NY based sleep innovation startup that is helping people sleep better through research and smarter bedroom products. Alexandra tells us her story from Tijuana to New York via San Francisco and how she became the Mexicana Goddess of Sleep (term coined by our friends at BeLatina.com). We learn about their journey starting Eight Sleep and raising $1.2MM on their first crowdfunding campaign and their experience at Ycomb in San Francisco that lead the team to raise $6MM to date.

    Alexandra Zatarain es la co-fundadora y CMO de Eight Sleep, una innovadora startup de NY ayudandonos a descubrir como dormir mejor mediante la I&D y productos inteligentes. Alexandra nos cuenta su historia de Tijuana a Nueva York via San Francisco y como se convirtio en la Diosa Mexicana del Sueño (apodo atribuido a nuestras amigas de BeLatina.com. Escuchamos como recaudaron $1.2M en su primer campaña de crowdfunding y tambien su paso por Ycombinator, lo que llevo al equipo a recaudar mas de $6M en inversion hasta la fecha.

    • 48 min
    #129 Marcos Gonzalez with Vamos Ventures

    #129 Marcos Gonzalez with Vamos Ventures

    Marcos Gonzalez is the founder and principal at Vamos Ventures, a Los Angeles based impact fund investing in diverse teams across the nation. We speak with Marcos and learn more about his mission to open the door for tomorrow's underrepresented leaders and making venture capital accessible to innovative thinkers. We also celebrate his most recent success in raising a $25M fund and investing in 6 companies!

    Marcos Gonzalez es el fundador de Vamos Ventures, un fondo de capital de impacto basado en Los Angeles invirtiendo en equipos de fundadores diversos en todo el pais. Marcos nos explica la mision de su fondo que es abrir puertas para fundadores de minorias y crear un vehiculo de acceso al capital mas accesible y equitativo para los visionarios del futuro. Celebramos tambien su reciente exito al levantar un fondo de $25M invirtiendo ya en 6 emprendimientos!

    • 1 hr 2 min

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