Edit Content
Click on the Edit Content button to edit/add the content.

LatinaMeetup Miami Sponsor: Anda Pa’l

I’ve told you how much I love curating Latina made products for our LatinaMeetup goody bags.

Guess what arrived this past week?

Goody bag items from Anda Pa’l for #LatinaMeetup Miami!

Anda Pa’l zipper pouch

The term “I don’t give a cucumber” is an exact translation of a Spanish term, “No me importa un pepino”. It’s funny due to the fact that the exact translation is ridiculous and doesn’t make sense. It really means, “I could care less”, but in  silly way.

Frankly, most people who are Hispanic/Latino don’t really know where the term comes from, but it makes you giggle in either language.

Anda Pa’l Logo

Anda Pa’l’s mission is to help Puerto Ricans feel connected to home no matter where they are. Founded in 2015 by a San Juan native living in Seattle, WA, Anda Pa’l has become known for their fun, witty bags inspired by nostalgia for life in the Caribbean. Each unique piece is printed by hand and made from a thick, lush canvas fabric that can hold almost anything (maybe even some tostones). Anda Pa’l bags have been featured on NBC, Buzzfeed, Mitú and Remezcla. They’re the perfect accessory for anyone who wants to carry a bit of Puerto Rico with them.

Learn more at: www.andapal.com

Rita Cidre – Founder of Anda Pa’l

Founder – Rita Cidre

Rita Cidre is a designer, writer, marketer and coffee addict born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico – she likes to think that’s where her sunny, creative energy comes from! Life and her hunt led her to Seattle, WA where she lives with her Austrian husband and newborn daughter. The sun barely comes out to play in that part of the world, so she started designing fun, witty bags as a way to deal with her nostalgia for life in the Caribbean. When she’s not designing new products for Anda Pa’l, Rita likes to help others build and grow their businesses online. She’s a Lead Digital Marketing Instructor at General Assembly and has been named one of the top 50 female marketers to follow by Search Engine Journal, Hubspot, and Devrix. Rita has an MBA from the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business and a BA from Brown University.

Stay tuned for announcements about our other sponsors.

Do you have any funny sayings that make you giggle?

image

3 LinkedIn Tips to Get Your Profile Noticed

You are NOT a rockstar. Look, most people on LinkedIn are normal folks who are just trying to be seen and heard so they can make their case. That case…
image

How to Optimize Your LinkedIn Company Page in 2023

LinkedIn is a powerful tool for businesses to connect with potential customers, partners, and employees. It also serves as an excellent SEO tool when it comes to your brand. And…
image

Being an Award Winning Latina with Passionistas Project

My reward for the work I do in elevating the Latino community is beyond fulfilling. I get almost daily messages, calls, texts and other communications telling me how much this…
image

The Numbers Don’t Lie – Latino Consumers of Movies & Entertainment

Years ago I remember feeling frustrated with the constant onslaught of negative media portrayals of Latinos. You know the ones, where the only stories being shared were overly politicized negative…
image

Why I’m Grateful for Video Games

When my oldest was deployed in Afghanistan at 20, my youngest was around 8. I'll do the math for you, they are 12 years apart. When he was out of…

New Media Ventures Invests in Nuestro Stories to Expand Latino Heritage Content Platform, New Nuestro Studios Unit

MIAMI, FL — June 1, 2023 — (NOTICIAS NEWSWIRE) — New Media Ventures, a sector-leading civic impact investment fund, announced that it has selected Nuestro Stories to join its cohort of diverse-owned media company investments for 2023. “We’re excited about this investment in Nuestro Stories because they are fast-growing and very creative with dynamic platforms …

Volkswagen presentó en Huntington Beach, California, el esperado ID.Buzz de tres filas

— Por Enrique Kogan —

Ford Next lanza piloto de arrendamiento flexible, Ford Drive, con Uber, con el objetivo de impulsar la adopción de viajes compartidos eléctricos

— Por Enrique Kogan —

View More