“IWEC is one of the few organizations focused on helping women entrepreneurs grow their businesses globally.” Michele Ruiz, Emmy-award winning journalist and advocate for women’s business.
New York, New York (PRWEB)
May 31, 2017
The International Women’s Entrepreneurial Challenge (IWEC) has selected best-selling author, women’s business advocate and past IWEC awardee Michele Ruiz as their most recent Board member. She joins 15 other Board members representing successful women-owned businesses and chambers from Peru, Sweden, India, South Africa, Turkey, Spain, Australia and the US.
Ambassador Ruth A. Davis, IWEC Chair, said of the nomination: “Michele built a legacy of dedication to women’s business growth through her work and advocacy efforts. Her stellar background in communications and public relations brings a heightened level of excellence to our initiatives, like the upcoming 10th Anniversary IWEC Conference and beyond, and we look forward to developing a long-lasting, productive and creative collaboration with Michele.”
Ms. Ruiz is the President and CEO of Ruiz Strategies, a strategic communications firm that develops and executes transformational communications and content marketing strategies for world-class companies, professional services firms, and government entities leveraging the power of social media, new media, traditional media and virtual technologies. Previously, Michele founded SaberHacer.com, a bilingual expert-based “how-to” educational broadband site for Hispanics in the U.S. Before becoming an entrepreneur, she enjoyed a long career as a TV journalist, receiving 16 Emmy nominations, 5 Emmy awards, 4 Golden Mikes and LA Press Club Awards. Furthermore, her work as a Board…