If ever a community has been held in high esteem, it’s the #WeAllGrow Summit 2016 attendees of Latina bloggers and creators. With an abundance of awe-inspiring moments that propelled real growth and inspiration, we want to take a minute to recognize the amazing group of sponsors that showed up, committed and excited, to connect with each of you.
Here is a rundown of the #WeAllGrow Summit 2016 Sponsors.
Neutrogena came back for a second year as #WeAllGrow Summit’s Title Sponsor with their #VerasQueEsPosible campaign that challenged attendees to #SeeWhatsPossible. Their presence was felt throughout the conference, from a lavish Suite Snack + Connect experience to an Empowering Keynote Lunch presentation, featuring Sandra Echeverría and our very own Ana Flores!
Hampton by Hiltonwelcomed #WeAllGrow attendees to the Summit and their muy fun Seekender Welcome Cocktail party. Attendees were also treated to an upscale charging station in the main conference hall, complete with comfortable seating and refreshments sponsored by Hampton by Hilton. As attendees started to depart, Hampton by Hilton ensured attendees were well nourished with their On the Run® Breakfast-To-Go Bags.
Dovepampered our Latina influencers with hair styling and manicures, along with fun memories at their photo booth. Their #MujerDove messaging shone throughout, along with their #SpeakBeautiful keynote panel, Crown Yourself in Confidence: Uncovering the Power of Positive Words, as well as a community workshop with the local Boys and Girls Club that #WeAllGrow attendees are still talking about!
Disney Parks joined the ranks of #WeAllGrow Summit 2016 sponsors to attendees delight! The Disney Parks Keynote lunch was everything you would expect from the happiest place on earth, down to quintessential background tunes and candied apples. Attendees learned about the new additions coming to Disney Parks and tips on how to work with the brand.
Mazda came to #WeAllGrow to show attendees why #DrivingMatters and two of the sleekest additions to the Mazda family of cars. They hosted attendees at their Suite Snack + Connect with interactive activities and tips on how to advocate for the brand.
Aguacates Frescoswas such a tasty addition to the lineup #WeAllGrow Summit 2016 sponsors! Sponsored by Aguacates Fresco, #SaboreaUnoHoy, attendees were treated to Breakfast in Bed with fresh avocados that are creamy, delicious and nutritious.
domain.ME was back again for a second year, this time hosting the coveted Mastermind Sessions at the Mentor.ME room that helped advance attendee’s knowledge in small group format. .ME a top-level domain names that is all about YOU – giving you an original destination to build and personalize your corporate or personal blog or brand.
TurboTaxcame to #WeAllGrow excited to connect and empower Latina influencers and, not only help to grow their businesses, but to offer tools and information on how to file their own taxes. TurboTax held their own Suite Snack + Connect in which their brand ambassador, our very own Marinés Duarte, was available to chat about personal finances, filing taxes and product demos available at the suite, while also providing attendees recharge stations with chair massages and light refreshments while their tech tools also charged. TurboTax also sponsored our last cocktail party of the Summit. Their signature cocktail, “The Refund”, was a huge hit!
Aveeno’s Suite Snack + Connect became a highlight for thirsty attendees with their health-inspired smoothie station and coffee bar. Brand Ambassador and lifestyle expert, Kika Rocha, was there to chat with attendees and offer her popular #TipsdeKika, while attendees were also gifted an Aveeno bag filled with full-sized products. Check out #bellezaespontanea for more.
Narciso Rodriguez Parfumspampered guests with Rosé and pink macaroons, and #WeAllGrow attendees were gifted with a different Narciso Rodriguez full-sized scent each day: the original for her eau de parfum and the new Narciso eau de parfum. Visit #NarcisoRodriguezParfums to check out the minimalist design and packaging.
Pinterest was a perfect sponsor for #WeAllGrow, offering attendees industry knowledge on how to make the mega-platform enhance their brand’s visibility. Sending their top experts to connect with #WeAllGrow attendees, Pinterest presented a breakout session on Top Level Pinning. Pinterest also hosted our Sunset Happy Hour that was the perfect closure to our first full day of #WeAllGrow breakout sessions.
Colgate®Optic White® hosted a Suite Snack + Connect that welcomed attendees with a #SonrisaBrillante red carpet photo experience, while celebrity stylist Irma Martinez provided beauty tips. Colgate Optic White reminded #WeAllgrow attendees that their smile is the best accessorie and showcased their new High Impact White™ line with a live demonstration. Attendees left with a gift bag with the Colgate Optice White High Impact White™ products for attendees to test for themselves.
ScholarSharecame back for a second year to chat with #WeAllGrow attendees about the benefits of their #StartSmall campaign. They also gave the gift of college by providing attendees with a $50 gift card to open a ScholarShare 529 College Savings Account.
OPI, the number one salon brand worldwide, surprised #WeAllGrow with complimentary #OPIObsessed manicures, showcasing their Mardi Gras collection of festive colors.
Vicks® VapoRub™is the topical cough medicine with medicated vapors that’s been soothing Latino families for generations. They made sure that attendees were feeling their best with a special delivery of the topical ointment to registered guests of Hotel Maya.
SheKnows Media is a community that inspires and empowers women to explore and pursue their passions and they brought that energy to #WeAllGrow with passion. BlogHer Co-founder and She Knows Media Chief Community Officer, Elisa Camahort Page, held an interactive session that changed perceptions and challenged attendees to own their expertise.
Long Beachis a visitor bonanza with world-class attractions and, in addition to being the location of our host hotel, the city opened it’s doors to 50 or so #WeAllGrow attendees for a special Field Trip of VIP experiences.
Transitions Opticalis the leading provider of plastic photochromic (adaptive) lenses that adapt to changing light, bringing out the best in everything you see. Visionworks is a leading provider of eye care services with more than 700 optical retail stores in 42 states and the District of Columbia. Both brands see the potential in our Latina influencers community and took a select group on an informative and festive Field Trip around Los Angeles with Latina eyewear designers, Coco and Breezy.
EVITE® joined the ranks of #WeAllGrow Summit 2016 Sponsors and was excited to invite attendees to their Evite Influencer Network! With a focus on providing an unique experience like no other by actively engaging with attendees through live events, focus groups, pre-release new product information, rewards, hosted giveaways and more, attendees could sign up here. Evite also graciously hosted an exclusive dinner for select #WeAllGrow content creators.
Today.com came back for another year at #WeAllGrow Summit with an informative keynote panel on The Convergence of Influence: How Traditional and New Media are Connecting to Reach Audiences In Modern Ways which discussed how Today.com is looking to work alongside digital influencers… like you!
Ford Motor Company was a #WeAllGrow Summit 2016 sponsor and sent 10 bloggers to attend as #FordEspanol ambassadors, helping them go further in pursuing their professional growth.
HOLA! USA has a mission to entertain, engage and thrill by extending an exclusive invite for women to celebrate the greatest moments in life and they accomplished that at #WeAllGrow Summit 2016. On Friday, HOLA! USA hosted a celebrity sit down Q&A keynote panel with Gaby Espino and Rosie Rivera, moderated by HOLA!’s Editorial Vice President, Cristy Marrero. HOLA! USA also sponsored an interactive art installation by Carolina Rubio MacWright, an artist from Bogotá, Colombia, where attendees were prompted to breathe their intentions into origami lanterns that later shed light to all our dreams and hopes.
Mom.me provides support, encouragement and community from pregnancy to high school, and beyond. So much more than a parenting site, mom.me and latinamom.me focus on all facets of a mom’s life. As media sponsors, Mom.me helped spread the amor of #WeAllGrow and also added an engraved keepsake in attendee welcome bags to remind us to keep sharing our stories.
We're so thankful to all of our sponsors for being such a huge part of #WeAllGrow Summit. Every single detail was designed with our attendees in mind, and we're honored to have worked with so many amazing people!