23rd Annual LATINA Style 50 Awards
& Diversity Leaders Conference, 2021
Raul Anaya, President, Business Banking,
Bank of America.
On the evening of April 28th, LATINA Style, Inc.,
the premier company addressing the needs
of professional Latinas in the United States
By Gloria Romano-Barrera
Sofia Santos, Managing Director, Head of
Consumer & Small Business Strategy and
Business Intelligence, Bank of America.
kicked off the 23rd Annual LATINA Style 50 Awards & Diversity Leaders Conference
virtually with a leadership reception. Mistress of Ceremonies Josefa Salinas, CEO
Salinas Media & Communications, on-air Personality Old School 104.7 & the Power
of Voices.com welcomed attendees as they were joined by award recipients,
speakers and sponsors. Attendees heard from Eugene Kelly, Vice President, Global
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Colgate – Palmolive; Veronica Moreno, Janssen R&D La
Jolla Campus Sr. Manager, Business Strategy, Governance and Communications,
Johnson & Johnson; Marlene Potter, Resource and Vendor Management Executive,
Brian Moynihan, CEO, Bank of America.
Global Technology & Operations, Bank of America; and
Lu Yarbrough III, AVP, Enterprise Diverse & Cause
The awards conference began the morning of April 29th with sponsor
remarks provided by Brenda Durham, SVP & Regional General Counsel, Marriott
International, Inc. Welcoming remarks were provided by Co-Chairs Deborah Rosado
Shaw, Founder, Rosado Shaw Group, LLC, and Lory Burgos, Sr. Consultant, Diverse
Marketing, Nationwide. In addition, Barbara Borgonovi, Vice President, Intelligence,
Surveillance and Reconnaissance Systems, Raytheon Intelligence & Space, and Patty
Juarez, Executive VP, Head of Diverse Segments, Commercial Banking, Wells Fargo
provided welcoming remarks.
Flavia Pease, Vice President,
Group Finance, Medical
Devices, Johnson & Johnson.
Maria Elisa Carvajal, President
Global Oral Care, Colgate –
Brenda Durham, Senior Vice
President, and Regional
General Counsel, Marriott
Barbara Borgonovi, VP,
Intelligence, Surveillance &
Raytheon Technologies & Space.
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