Stefany is currently a marketing technologist executive with experience in the Canadian media, telecom, retail, banking and health care sectors working for Canada’s most recognized brands.
Her focus has been on driving digital transformation, innovation and new to market initiatives in organizations. With product management, strategic planning and successful implementation of mobile, big data, content, social and digital marketing programs of work, she has spearheaded the heavy lifting of building teams from the ground up, restructuring divisions and changing organizational process and procedures as part of purposeful disruption.
Stefany has been both an intrapreneur and entrepreneur through out her career. At 22 she founded an independent cultural event and television production company, that later expanded to 23 franchises across Canada. Her work garnered local, national and international media coverage, included political invites to Latin American countries during election campaigns and a four year partnership with Universal Studio, Hollywood and the New York Film Academy.
As the lead on all marketing and communications strategies for her company, she has been nominated for the 2005 Canadian Youth Entrepreneur Awards, 2009 Canadian Hispanic Business Awards: Business Woman of the Year and inducted into the Who’s Who of International Entrepreneurs 2006/2007, & 2008/2009 .
In addition to these and other accolades, she has been honoured by the Defile Republica Dominicana together with the Mayor of Montreal, and by York West MPP Mario Sergio, for her leadership and ability in bringing both national and international recognition to Canada’s Latin American population.
In her spare time, Stefany enjoys life drawing, yoga, dance, fashion and volunteering her time with organizations that focus on young women. She is a spokesperson for the Dove Girls Conference, and volunteers annually for the Morning for Hope. As an active blogger, she writes about digital communication, strategies and best practices in her blog Life in Digital as well as posting relevant tweets on Twitter.
Stefany is available for public/guest speaking opportunities.
2018, Digital Transformation, MIT Executive Education
2017, Executive MBA, Queen’s School of Business
2016, Business Fundamentals in China, Chinese European International Business School
2015, User Experience I & II, George Brown
2015, Digital Strategy, University of British Columbia
2010, Public Relations, Ryerson University