An accomplished serial entrepreneur, multicultural marketer and Latina leader with experience in media, entertainment and retail, Carla is co-founder of Lanugo Inc, a content driven entertainment company focused on the underserved Latino preschool market. Through fun and authentic stories, Mundo Lanugo inspires children to maintain their Latin culture and Spanish language while building the child’s self-esteem and identity.
Since Mundo Lanugo’s early stages, Carla’s integrated brand marketing strategies have taken the company nationally, appearing in public and commercial television, as well as being promoted by companies such as Univision, Youtube and Macy’s.
Previously, Carla co-founded a successful import/export business. She was also on the management team of Farmacia Carol, the largest drugstore chain in Dominican Republic, where her action-oriented and results-driven qualities demonstrated results in energizing the brand, engaging consumers and driving front end sales.
She is a trailblazer defined at her core by passion, commitment and proactivity. Carla is also a sought-after Latina mom speaker, regarding raising bilingual and bicultural children. She has been featured in Despierta América, Huffington Post, Un Nuevo Día, Al Rojo Vivo, NBCLatino and CNN en Español, among others.
A graduate of Babson College, Carla resides in Miami with her husband and 5-year-old twin girls.