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By Gonzalo Alberto Pena - Latino Innovation Advocate
This podcast will bring you success through content on innovation, leadership and diversity.
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Impact Players with Liz Wiseman
Do you create impact around you? Would you like to learn how to do it? This episode is for you. Liz Wiseman is the CEO of The Wiseman Group and author of the NY Bestseller "Multipliers". In her new book "Impact Players: How to Take the Lead, Play Bigger, and Multiply Your Impact" she teaches us how to create positive impact around us. 
November 03, 2021
Present Virtually, Start a Movement with Patti Sanchez
Are your ideas worth being listened to? How can we present them in a way that will convert others to a cause? Patti Sanchez, Chief Strategy Officer of Duarte tells us how to do that. Make sure you check out her book: Presenting Virtually: Communicate and Connect with Online Audiences, available on Amazon too. #leadership #ideas #communication #empathy #presentations #zoom
October 17, 2021
Finding our Place, Keeping our Culture w. Hugo Palta
Closing #hispanicheritagemonth2021, InnoLatino brings you the CEO of the Latino News Network consortium, Hugo Balta. His story will help you navigate your professional life successfully by keeping a strong identity.  #hhm #hispanic #latinos #latinas #latinoleaders
October 13, 2021
Disney, Diversity and Data, with Karin Kricorian
The fascinating Karen Kricorian tells us about her experience in the field of Data Science. Karin is the Director for Science and Integration at Disney and she invites us to explore this field even if we don't believe we can thrive in it. She'll tell us how data can work with #storytelling, as well as its limits. Make sure you listen to the end, Karin will tell us about a networking opportunity with Disney Data and Analytics. #data #analytics #datascience #diversity #dataanalysis #disney
September 27, 2021
Being Latina & Professional w. Maria O'Hollearn
Hispanic Heritage Month Special Edition: Can we fit in in the professional sphere as Latinos? Can we exercise good leadership and keep our culture? DEI Leader Maria O'Hollearn Gives us great answers to these questions not only for Latinos, but people from any background. Maria works in LinkedIn engaging top clients of the firm and her experience also includes Apple and the non-profit sector.  #HHM #hhm2021 #hispanic #latino #latinx #latinaleaders
September 21, 2021
VIVO - The Power of the Arts
Need some inspiration? Netfilx's "VIVO" is a magical movie that shows us what one song can do. Among its creators we have the Hamilton and "In The Heights" team: Lin Manuel Miranda, Alex Lacamoire and Quiara Alegria Hudes. Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, in this episode we have the privilege of hearing from Director Brandon Jeffords and Storyboard Artist, Carlos Romero. They give us a fascinating account about how they were able to combine music and illustration to bring an inspiring work of art.  #art #Netflix, #vivo #hispanicheritagemonth #HHM #inspiration
September 15, 2021
Innovating the Slow (and Effective) Way with Sam Ford
Do you want to know how to implement innovation when your organization is small? Would you like to know how to find the best team to lead innovation in your company? Sam Ford's experience on media innovation includes firms like ViacomCBS/Simon & Schuster, Univision/Fusion Media Group, MIT, WNYC/New York and Coca Cola. In this episode, Sam teaches us how to implement innovation for the long run and success. Make sure you check out Sam's website (
August 21, 2021
Comunidades de Innovación - con Rosario B. Casas
Rosario B. Casas es la co-fundadora de la incubadora de negocios Brooklyn2Bogota y es una de las voces más importantes sobre la innovación entre los latinoamericanos. Sus experiencias en cubren el ámbito gubernamental, corporativo y emprendedor y te ayudará a entender cómo crear tu propia comunidad innovadora.
August 04, 2021
Diversity & Inclusion with Sara Jones
If you're a leader trying to adopt diversity in your team, you need to download this episode. Sara Jones is the Founder of Inclusion Pro, a Consulting firm that specializes in training organizations and leaders in #diversity and #inclusion. Sara is a thought leader and an authority in the field, and her approach to diversity is one of the more solids and effectives in the industry. Make sure you check out her TED talk (
July 08, 2021
"We're Superheroes" with Jack Rico
Can #latinos be superheroes? Jack Rico thinks we already are. Jack is an award-winning journalist, host, film critic and podcaster. Born and raised in Queens, New York, of Colombian parents he's become an authority in the media, even in media about media. In this episode he's going to challenge your perception about Latinos and is going to help you dream in the terms of your own culture. Make sure you follow the "Highly Relevant Podcast" and the "Black & Brown Podcast" to listen more of him.
June 24, 2021
Innovation in Digital Medicine with Jhonatan Bringas Dimitriades MD
Dr. Jhonatan Bringas Dimitriades is an Online medical education ambassador. He's a leading figure in technology applied to clinical medicine.  His social media: LinkedIn:  Landing page:  Instagram:  Clubhouse: @jbringas 
June 09, 2021
Episodio en Español - Fernando Fiore, La Leyenda del Comentario Deportivo
Conocido como “El Presidente”, Fernando Fiore es la leyenda del comentario futbolístico. Hoy vamos a conocer más a fondo sus orígenes, su deseo de superación, su fe y carácter práctico y tenaz. Escucha y comparte, porque vas a conocer a una leyenda, y te va a inspirar a superarte. #fútbol #ferfiore #gol #latinos
May 04, 2021
Melissa Pickering - Resourcefulness & Resilience
This episode is especially dedicated to the #innovators #creators #creatives #entrepreneurs #engineers and all those who have struggled with the #covid19 #pandemic. Melissa Pickering is the former Head of Product for Lego Education, and a former Disney Imagineer. Her remarkable story of resourcefulness, leadership and resilience will inspire you.
April 29, 2021
Are you running out of Ideas? We have a list that will help you and your organization generate new ideas that will make great impact. Make sure you follow/subscribe and/or leave me a message. #ideas #innovation  
April 23, 2021
Puerto Rico - The Struggle, with Gualterio Alomar
Disclaimer: InnoLatino Podcast does not adhere nor promote any political party. The Island of Puerto Rico through the decades has had a unique situation in comparison with the United States. unfortunately, this situation has been far from idyllic and the socioeconomic problems it faces rarely make the news. Gualterio Alomar raises the flag about the inequalities that the island keeps facing.
April 21, 2021
Getting Inspired with the Son of A Taquero
Isidro Salas is the genius behind the podcast "10,000 Tacos". He's one of the best #storytellers in the pod sphere, and his story will simply help you become a better human being. Enjoy!
April 13, 2021
Being Good... but with "Ganas" with Martha Niño
When you hear Adobe Executive's Martha Niño's story, you're going to want to tackle #dreams and #challenges no matter the limitations you think you have. Get ready to get to know a #Latinaleader and #podcaster that serves as an #inspiration not only for #Latinos, but anyone who's trying to achieve #success. You'll learn also the meaning of the Spanish word #GANAS and how it can help you overcome obstacles. Make sure you check out Martha's podcast "Moments with Martha".
April 11, 2021
Christina Korp - The Astronaut Wrangler
Celebrating Women’s History Month in 2021 this episode brings you Christina Korp, better known as “the Astronaut Wrangler”. Christina is a Renaissance Woman that has been a singer, a music producer and the producer for... wait for it... Buzz Aldrin, from the Apollo 11 mission that arrived on the moon.  Christina is the founder of “Purpose Entertainment” and her firm produces events that creates meaningful experiences and projects with PURPOSE that can make the world a better place. #whm2021 #womenhistorymonth #innolatino #latinaleaders #latinas
April 11, 2021
Latinas in Data Founder - Gilda Alvarez
Have you ever considered a #career in data analytics? Gilda Alvarez, Founder of Latinas in Data gives a wonderful introduction to this profitable and beautiful career. Google Latinas in Data to find out more about their events. #latinasindata #latinasintechnology #dataanalysis #data 
March 20, 2021
A STORY OF TENACITY - Emilio Antonio Guevara
Emilio is a self-educated entrepreneurial executive with proven leadership capabilities and strong, persuasive interpersonal skills. I create innovative sales and marketing strategies that enhance competitive market positioning, contribute to significant sales growth and have earned organizational acclaim. He's the founder of Capitalist Conversations and his story of tenacity and work will give you the #animo ( #courage ) to reach your goals.
March 17, 2021
Edición en Español – La Innovación Comienza Por Ti con Saleema Vellani
Aplica la #innovación en tu vida para obtener #exito ¿Cuántas veces has dado por sentado tu capacidad para #crear, para inventar, para #innovar? A veces cuando escuchamos la palabra #innovación, pensamos que ese término está reservado para seres sobrenaturales que han sido bendecidos con habilidades especiales. Otras veces, tendemos a pensar que la innovación es algo que sólo hacen las grandes corporaciones, o lo hacen las personas realmente ricas. El programa de hoy tiene como objetivo disipar esa idea. Nuestra invitada hoy en Innolatino Podcast es todo una líder, Saleema Velani es una innovadora canadiense que ha trabajado con el Banco Mundial, el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo y otras grandes organizaciones. Saleema Vellani consultora internacional te ayudará a ver: · Qué hacer cuando tus planes no funcionan · Cómo implementar innovación en tu vida · Cómo implementar “pivots” (o pivotear) como empresa o personalmente · Cómo salir del “survival mode” (modo de supervivencia) y empezar a agregar valor verdadero a tu vida y a los que te rodean · De qué manera nuestras raíces familiares nos ayudan en las dificultades #innovacion #creatividad #innovador #mujereslideres #yaaasss #innolatino
March 15, 2021
Your Story Can Change The World with Jeff Gomez
Attention, #dreamers, #innovators, #writers, #marketers, and #creators in general! This episode invites us to tell our own stories, and also inspires us to value our own culture and contribute to it.  Jeff Gomez, CEO of Starlight Runner, and develops the story worlds of films, TV shows, videogames, toys, books, comics, apps, virtual reality projects, and theme park attractions. His story will invite you to dream and to innovate. His work has impacted across different media blockbuster franchises like: Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean, James Cameron’s Avatar, Hasbro’s Transformers, Sony Pictures’ Spider-Man and Men in Black, Microsoft’s Halo, and Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. His work has also created a great impact in societies across the world, and has addressed crises in places like Mexico, Colombia, Australia, and the Middle East North Africa region. Listen to the end to take advantage of a special training offer by Jeff Gomez. Also, make sure you, follow, share and comment!
March 01, 2021
The Unstoppable Rocío Perez
How to be #unstoppable. The life of author, innovator and public speaker Rocio Perez, has not been an easy one. Despite growing up in a violent and abusive home, she still held on to the thought that life was better than the horrible things that were happening to her. That thought gave her the courage to become a force for good in the world. Her book, "Unstoppable" will be a great source of inspiration. In this episode, Rocio tells us about her heroic story.
February 23, 2021
Building Bridges, Connecting People with Fernando Zeledon
In our second season's first episode, Fernando Zeledon shows us about building bridges and roads among different people and cultures. Fernando sure knows how to inspire and create sinergies. Make sure to follow InnoLatino 
February 02, 2021
Episodio en Español Imaginación y Humildad para el 2021 con Daniel Roca Laguna
La valentía y el espíritu emprendedor tienen muchas facetas diferentes. En el caso de Daniel Roca Laguna, esta faceta muestra el compromiso por mejorar al ser humano y el empeño en adoptar la innovación para superarnos personalmente. Daniel es uno de los fundadores de Imaginación 3.0, una plataforma de Inteligencia Artificial que ayuda a estimular la imaginación para la superación personal. 
December 30, 2020
El Astrorican - Episodio en español
El Boricua Wilbert Ruperto Hernandez a los 15 años ya estaba tratando de resolver el problema de la “Basura Espacial” que se acumula en órbita alrededor de la tierra. En su experiencia como ingeniero (carrera de la cual aún no se ha graduado) Wilbert ya ha ocupado posiciones de liderazgo y ha diseñado vehículos de transporte manejar en la luna, o para volar en Marte. Wilbert sigue trabajando de cerca con la NASA y sigue ayudando a otros latinos y latinas a ingresar a programas espaciales.
December 17, 2020
Daring to Achieve with Alejandra Ayala
Find #purpose in your craft and profession. Alejandra Ayala decided to become a Latina pioneer in the area of #diversity in tech. In today’s episode we talk about daring to achieve with Alejandra Ayala of PuenteTech. Let me know what you thought about this episode by sharing a message here:
December 07, 2020
Finding Inspiration in Our Cultural Roots with Sid Krommenhoek from Album VC
Sid Krommenhoek had never considered becoming an entrepreneur until a visit to Nogales, Mexico inspired him to start on this journey. Through his VC firm, Album, Sid has helped the local technology ecosystem to thrive and he has helped other minority group thrive in this sector.  If you listen to this episode, you'll be motivated to dig deep and find courage on your cultural roots and community. 
November 05, 2020
LATINNOVATING with Graciela Tiscareno - Sato / Part 1
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Graciela Tiscareno - Sato is this type of amazing Latina leader that inspires others to innovate, create, go out of your comfort zone, connect with new people and soar. She's done the latter remarkably by joining the Air Force and flying refueling airships. In her book "Latinnovating: Green American Jobs and the Latinos creating them" she shares incredible stories of Latinos that innovate and make a positive difference in the planet.
October 24, 2020
See Equity Value in Your Own Culture - Leena Mendoza
How to leverage your #culture to achieve #success. Leena Mendoza, is passionate about building #leaders, communities and ecosystems with shared objectives. She believe in fostering and cultivating a positive learning environment that thrives on #creativity, #innovation, and providing solutions.  In this episode, she'll share with us the importance of recognizing the value we possess in our culture, as different and unique it may be. You can reach her at 
October 07, 2020
Captain Encouragement
Nicholas Domingo thought his life would revolve around self-satisfaction. Little did he know that he'd become a symbol of children's empowerment.
September 23, 2020
The People Engineer
Brianne Martin isn't your typical mechanical engineer. This brilliant Chicana applies the experience and knowledge of her trade the into teams and people, so they can obtain success.
September 14, 2020
Storytelling & Leadership with Actress & Voice Artist Nicky Mondellini
If you want to implement storytelling in your message and transmit both #empathy & #authority, this episode is for you. #Latina voice artist, Nicky Mondellini (from the entertainment podcast "La Pizarra con Nicky Mondellini") shares with us her trajectory and the traits that helped her thrive both in the Mexican and US markets. This episode is about how you can use your storytelling skills to achieve success. Listen, send us a message and share it with other! Enjoy...
August 26, 2020
Your Culture Matters
If you don't think you have a story to tell, look back at your culture. That's what I did to bring the Arts to my local Latino community. 
August 12, 2020
Introducing: InnoLatino
Welcome to InnoLatino, a podcast about Innovation, Diversity and leadership from a Latino perspective.
July 29, 2020