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May, 2013 Top 25 Latinas Who Shine In Technology by Latina Magazine
October, 2011 Featured As “Bloguera Spotlight” on AOL Latino Tu Voz En Tu Vida, October, 2011.
First Ever Latina Blogger Retreat in Washington, DC – Blanca Stella Mejia was selected as one of 70 top Latina bloggers to attend the first ever Latina Blogger Retreat in Washington DC 20th to 22nd May 2012 as recognition for her inspiration and commitment to Latinas in social media and blogging. This event took Blanca to a briefing at the White House. The full recap of her trip can be found here: Latina Bloggers At The White House: My Heart and Spirit Is Stirred
June, 2013: Part of Organizing team for Social Media Day Miami which had an attendance of over 900 people.
February, 2013 Organized a Hispanic panel during Social Media Week with Natascha Otero Santiago, as Directors of Latism SouthFlorida.
September, 2012: Joined as Board Member for Social Media Club South Florida
June, 2012: Part of team for Social Media Day Miami, a simultaneous event in other cities started by Mashable.
August, 2011: Named Latism South Florida Co-Director , August, 2011.
Latism.org South Florida Chapter. Latism, a non-profit organization, is the largest organization of Social Media professionals of Hispanic origin and the third largest community on Twitter. The members are bloggers, twitters, social network group leaders, e-commerce owners, marketers and more.
November, 2013: Social Media Training in Spanish for AARP’s I Am Destino program
September, 2013: Ford Millennial Panel at Latism National Conference
September, 2013: Niche Parent on Best Plugins to Enhance Your Blog
May 3, 2013: WordPress Miami on Content Curation
April, 2013: Hispanicize at Tech Blogger Panel
October 26, 2012: Latism 2012 National Conference: Google Plus 1 , Facebook 101 and Moderator of Creating A New Education Culture for Hispanics.
October 23, 2012: International Money Transfer Conference: Mobile Marketing
May, 2012: Ignite Miami : Get Uncomfortable In Your Comfort Zone To Transform Your Life
May, 2012 : Inspiration University : Use Your Blog To Increase You Audience in Social Media
February, 2012 Wordcamp Miami – Weaving Your Way With Plugins and Widgets
February, 2012 Heart Camp – Unleashing Courage from the Heart
October, 2011: Social Media and Health Care at VSBrooks Advertising with the South Florida Hospital And Healthcare Association
August, 2011: Social Media Presentation at E Commerce Day Bogota:
July, 2011: Social Media Presentation at Aktio Colombia (Spanish):
July, 2011: Social Media Presentation at Clinica Palermo (Spanish) :
May, 2011: Panel Speaker at She Con, Topic: Diversity In Social Media:
April 2011: Guest lecturer at Alex De Carvalho Social Media Class at University of Miami
February 2011: Speaker at Miami Chamber of Commerce:
- Blog Post: Mission Possible: Social Media Success
September, 2013 Johnson and Johnson Inspire Care
July, 2013: Al Rojo Vivo Telemundo about Social Media and Security
August 2010: Yahoo Shines – You Reinvented
August 2010: Interview with HITN.org about the Latina Blogosphere
More Shows vlogged on Radio Show category on BlancaStella.com
Local or National PR, Social Media Events
November, 2013: Contracted by Zambrano Foundation for Live Social Media during Democracy in the Americas Symposium.
June 2013: Invited to Detroit for Media event Ford Trends. (Blog post coming up this week)
2011-2013: Too many to mention. Please see my Flickr page for pictures of events.
January – March, 2012: Chosen as a select blogger in the Southeast region of the United States for their Verizon Ambassador Program
June, 2011: Guest of General Motors at NAHJ ( National Association of Hispanic Journalists)
June, 2011: Contracted by Portada-Online to do Live Tweeting at “LATAM Advertising & Media Summit con el hashtag #latamsummit Blogger
July, 2010 : Truly Nolen Mouse Parade
September, 2010: Dunkin Donuts – Monkey See Monkey Do
January, 2011: Private Tour of Morikame Museum
*Latism is the largest organization of Social Media professionals of Hispanic origin and the third largest community on Twitter. The members are bloggers, twitters, social network group leaders, e-commerce owners, marketers and more.
**From Blogher Website:
Blogher reaches more than 20 million unique women each month and is the leading participatory news, entertainment and information network for women online. Women turn to BlogHer to raise their voices, discuss relevant issues, aggregate their influence and engage with a supportive community of others doing the same.
The conference in New York had over 80 corporate sponsored and 2400 attendees.
February 2013: Social Media Week Panel