Discovery Parks
Thu Oct 25 2012 5:30PM
887 Great Northern Way


3 Successful Mexican Entrepreneurs.

1.-How the crowdsourcing model is helping all kinds of Industries.

The benefits of sourcing professionals with specific skills to accomplish complex tasks will be discussed. Rafael will explain why crowdsourcing is an easy way to staff up and down, while avoiding long and expensive hiring processes and saving in rental space and work tools such as computers and software.

SpeakerRafael Gudio Muros

AnIT Engineerwhograduated fromUniversidad Anahuac de Mexico, Rafael later served asIT Manager at EVYA, a prominent Mexican engineering firm in the oil industry. There, hedeveloped special projects for PEMEX oil platforms.He then served as theCIO ofthe Mexican National Soccer Team Association that went tothe World Cup inSouth Africa in 2010.In 2009, Rafel co-foundedKoomoni, where he is currently CEO.

2. EmergingMarkets in Mexico and Latin America.

Facts and statistics aboutMexico and Latin America,one of the world’s largest emerging markets, will be shared.

SpeakerMauricio Lpez

Founder and currentCEO of OfintelandConfertel,Mauricio graduated fromtheMonterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Educationand studiedintheUnited States.Asanentrepreneur, Mauriciohas 17 yearsexperience inthetelecommunications field, basing his successonprovidingcustomer solutionsand improvingthe performance of their business.He currently serves as President oftheEntrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) inQuertaro.

3.EnhancingyourForeignProductforthe BCMarket.

Themis will share his experience in developing,adapting,and enhancing foreign products to markets in different companies. He will advise on how to begin the process and what kind of contacts to make in the early stages.

SpeakerThemis Velgis

Orginally from Mexico, Themis laterstudied atDubrulle International Culinary School and ltraveledthroughout Europe before landingin Vancouver. There, he opened Chocolatl, a chocolate boutique in Yaletownwhose pastries have been describedas seductive, esoteric, original and pure.Chef Themis Velgis and his partner went on to developPURA”!, a Vancouver-based brand ofAgave syrups now used in all Blenz Coffee shops.PURA”! was developed to provide a healthy alternative to sugar and artificial sweeteners.Themisplants, harvests and processes the Agave plant in Mexico andimports it to Canada. He is aiming to export it to Europe and Asia.

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