Baby Abuelita Wins the Americas Venture Capital Conference FedEx Access to Global Markets Prize for a Company with a Commitment to Expanding Global Trade
MIAMI, November 22, 2010 – Miami-based Baby Abuelita Productions, has been selected as a winner of the first Americas Venture Capital Conference FedEx Access to Global Markets Prize for a Company with a Commitment to Expanding Global Trade, which took place at Florida International University (FIU) on November 17-18, 2010.
"We are so honored to be chosen for this particular award as we see it as a validation of our efforts by the financial, business and academic community to further expand Baby Abuelita as a global brand." Receiving this recognition in Miami is especially meaningful as it is the home of Baby Abuelita as well as one of the epicenters of global trade," said Carol Fenster, CEO and co-founder of Baby Abuelita.
As one of four winners out of 70 entrants and 15 finalists, Baby Abuelita has received a $10,000 prize from FedEx for being a company with a commitment to expanding global trade.
About Baby Abuelita
Winner of numerous children and parenting awards including NAPPA, IParenting, Mom's Choice and Creative Child, Baby Abuelita Productions offers a collection of unique dolls, books and home animated videos that keep Hispanic culture alive and relevant by making it easy and fun to share traditional Spanish language lullabies. The 'Grandma' and 'Grandpa' dolls are modeled after typical Latin American grandparents and preserve musical traditions gone but not forgotten for all generations of Hispanic families. http://www.babyabuelita.com
About Americas Venture Capital Conference
The Americas Venture Capital Conference, hosted by the Eugenio Pino and Family Global Entrepreneurship Center at Florida International University, is the first conference of its kind with a specific focus on Latin American ventures to be presented in Miami, the hub of Latin American commerce. The conference provided a unique forum for innovative enterprises in South Florida and Latin America to showcase their ventures and meet established firms and potential investors to develop strategic alliances.
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Carol Fenster, CEO
Baby Abuelita Productions