5th annual Latinx Business Leadership Awards // Campbell

Join the Silicon Valley Business Journal on Thursday, March 30th at the Marriott San Jose.

Thursday, Mar 30, 2023, 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Villa Ragusa
35 S Second St, Campbell, CA 95008.

They’ll celebrate their contributions and commitments to the community, along with their outstanding professional performance!

They will also recognize companies for their model policies, practices and programs that promote diversity, creating opportunities and pathways to develop Latinx leaders.

Tickets now available:…/latinx-business…

About the Event:

5th Annual Latinx Business Leadership Awards

Along with outstanding individuals, we will also recognize local companies for their model policies, practices and programs that promote diversity, creating opportunities and pathways to develop Latinx leaders.


10:45 am Registration
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Networking Reception
12:00 pm Lunch will be served Opening Remarks
12:15 pm Awards Program
1:30 Event Concludes

2023 Honorees (more announced soon!)

Katty Coulson, Vice President Information Technology, NetSuite
Gabby Chavez-Lopez, Executive Director, Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley
Feliciano Zavala, Owner, Peninsula Party Rentals
Jaime Manriquez, CIO, Santa Cruz County Bank
Michelle Acosta, Vice President, Acosta Sheet Metal Manufacturing
Cindy Chavez, Supervisor, Santa Clara County
Samuel Ulloa, CEO, Listo Unlimited
Adrian Ridner, CEO,
Alexandra Navarro, Chief of Staff to CEO, Paystand

2022 Alumnae (titles and company names represent the year awarded)

Mario Bolanos, Senior Director, Worldwide Regional Applications Engineering, Intel Corporation
Salvador Chavez, Vice President of Engineering,
Sergio Monsalve, Founding Partner, Roble Ventures
Peter Leroe-Muñoz, General Counsel | SVP, Technology & Innovation Policy, Silicon Valley Leadership Group
Federico Gomez Schumacher, VP Latin America, PayPal
Yvonne “Bonnie” Maldonado, Medical Director, Infection Control Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital, Stanford University
Miriam Rivera, CEO and Managing Director, Ulu Ventures
Katia McClain, Managing Principal, Steinberg Hart
Blanca Alvarado, Community Activist
Berryessa Flea Market Vendors Association
Mexico Bakery

2021 Alumnae (titles and company names represent the year awarded)

Pedro David Espinoza, VP of Business Development, Silicon Valley Leadership Group
Maria Castellon, CEO, Bench-Tek Solutions, LLC
Juan Salazar, Director of Local Policy & Community Engagement, Facebook
Jerry Porras, Lane Professor of Organizational Behavior, Stanford Graduate School of Business
Mimi Hernandez, Executive Director, The Prosperity Lab

2020 Alumnae (titles and company names represent the year awarded)

Ed Swan, Intel
Andrea Brenholz, President & CEO, ATR International
Irene Chavez, Senior Vice President & Area Manager, Kaiser Permanente
Blanca Gomez, VP & Community Relations Senior Consultant, Wells Fargo Bank
Daniel Montes Sr, VP of Employee & Community Relations, Brilliant General Maintenance
Richard Rapoza, Divisional VP of Global Clinical Affairs, Abbott Vascular
Tricia Timm, General Counsel & Executive Sponsor for DEI, Looker Data Sciences
Raul Vazquez, CEO, Oportun
Olga Enciso Smith, Founder, Machu Picchu Gallery of the Americas
Dan Ballesteros, Managing Shareholder, Hoge Fenton
Cynthia Guerrero, Partner, California Strategies
Jared Muela, Director, PREP & Fan Engagement, San Francisco 49ers

2019 (titles and company names represent the year awarded)

Jimena Almendares, VP of Global Expansion, Intuit
Ed Alvarez, CEO, The Foundation for Hispanic Education
Anna Dapelo-Garcia, Executive Director Patient Access and Financial Clearance Services, Stanford Health Care
Guillermo Diaz Jr, Chief Information Officer, Cisco
Raquel Gonzalez, Market President Silicon Valley, Bank of America
Sergio Retamel, CEO, Global4PL
Perla Rodriguez, CEO, Voler Strategic Advisors
Luz L. Urrutia, CEO, Opportunity Fund
Alberto Yepez, CO Founder & Managing Director, ForgePoint Capital


Your name badge, found at Registration at the event, will serve as your ticket into the event.

You will not be mailed paper tickets, nor need to bring a printed confirmation email.

Please fill out your guest’s names and companies completely when registering. All ticket transfers should be completed within 24 hours of the event.

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