Emily Zubizarreta

CEO, Miami Women Who Rock

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Emily Zubizarreta is the Founder of Miami Women Who Rock.org & CEO of Emily Zubi International (EZI) based in Miami. With over 25 years of experience spanning 7 industries and Global background with top multinational Fortune 500 companies, Emily is a Motivational Speaker, Sales Coach & Media Expert specializing in Luxury Brand marketing and advertising.

Emily was one of the first Hispanic Women to infiltrate Wall Street, where she trained MBA’s at Goldman Sachs in presentation and sales skills. In the 90’s, Emily was instrumental in launching MTV for Latin America. Emily went on to launch 10 other networks including Nickelodeon, E! Entertainment, HBO Latin America and founded her own media company.

Emily is the Author of “99 Tips and Inspirations on Starting a Business” and was featured on Wall Street Radio. With a passion to empower women and motivate them on rebuilding their lives, many of her programs have been dedicated to honoring and profiling women and their families in the Miami community.

A Latina struggling to be successful in a man’s world, Emily graciously shares the lessons she has learned to help other women’s lives and careers flourish. She started an organization called “Miami Women Who Rock” to acknowledge the amazing women in her community. This innovative group hosted networking events to support health causes. In 2014, she created “Fifty Shades Of Pink”, which is now a MWWR Signature event in it’s 3rd year which raises Breast Cancer Awareness and breast health for women. Every year 10 new amazing women are acknowledged with an artist inspired award in addition survivors are recognized with a “You Are My Rock” medalion. Miami Women Who Rock has raised money for The Women’s Breast Health Inititiative, Chapman Partnership and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Born in Jersey City, NJ, Emily is a true visionary and creative dynamo.
Even while building a thriving career, Emily has always made her son, Michael, the center of her life. Michael is a Junior at a college in University of Miami where he is very active in the community. Emily is kind, compassionate, and generous to everyone she knows. But she is also one of the most tenacious people you will ever meet. Her motto is, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, and try again, and never stop trying!” Emily hopes to be a “Latina of Legacy”, an encouraging example that with hard work, tenacity, courage and a commitment to service is the most valuable contribution to a community.

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