The Greater Reading community is invited to attend a free meetup, Global Entrepreneurs: Latin American Perspectives, Tuesday, November 12th from 6:30-8:30pm at the Berks LaunchBox, Goggleworks Suite 105. Our speakers will share their business journeys and address cultural and regulatory challenges of running cross-border companies. We’ll focus on 3 business types: a family restaurant, a high-tech digital design and manufacturing company, and an engineering services firm.
Our speakers will share their business journeys and address cultural and regulatory challenges of running cross-border companies. We’ll focus on three business types: a family restaurant business, a high-tech digital design and manufacturing company; and an engineering services firm.
Fermin Diaz is VP of the The Society of Hispanic Professionals, Hazelton, and serial entrepreneur with businesses in construction, engineering, and the restaurant industry. Fermin also manages a business in his hometown in Dominican Republic, and is working to strengthen economic ties between Pennsylvania and the D.R.
Henning Bergold is the co-founder and Executive Director of Grupo Abstract which has a presence in Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador and Peru and 2,500 satisfied customers. Grupo focuses on productivity optimization in design, engineering, manufacturing and quality assurance of clients through consulting services and integration of innovative 3D technologies.
Join us to hear Henning and Fermin’s stories of starting and growing their respective businesses in Colombia and in the Dominican Republic. Light refreshments will be served.