Who Is Gladys Mezrahi?
Gladys Mezrahi, was educated at The English School in Bogotá, Colombia and University of Miami, where she studied International Finance and Marketing.
Mezrahi is a savvy professional whose experience in the challenging field of marketing commenced at a very age, when she founded a top-line skin and body products manufacturing company in Bogotá, Colombia called Advanced Cosmetics. As President of Advanced Cosmetics, Mezrahi operated a profitable business for fifteen years, and sold it to an international skin care corporation.
Before founding Indigo Events in 2005 she was part of the team at Pioneer International as an Investment manager responsible for Colombia and Panama. In 2000 after having to leave Colombia for security reasons, she co-funded The G & G Group which later led to were she is today. With many recognitions from the industry and international clients she has led the production and marketing strategy of events for more than 40 years
Award winner author of “Mas Wow y Menos Oops", recipient of the “Business Woman of the Year", "Event Marketing Company of the Year", “The Women of Virtue Award” and many others. She is active in numerous community and charitable organizations as well as a mentor for underprivileged girls with Women of Tomorrow. Founder of the Power of the Heels Foundation, dedicated to ensuring that the next generation of women is strong, independent and successful. Co-Founder of the B2E Launchpad where she teaches all her secrets to the event industry and senior consultant for X-Trategy. Currently serves as Commissioner of the City of Aventura. Board Member of OWIT and Vice-chairman of American Florida Friends of Sheba Medical Center and board member of the Advisory Board of Israel Bonds Miami.
Through all the awards and recognitions, Gladys considers her greatest accomplishment to be raising two wonderful children, Debbie and Nessim and 5 wonderful grandchildren with her husband Samuel of 39 years
Born and raised in Bogotá, Colombia, Ms. Mezrahi studied International Finance and Marketing at the University of Miami.
Outstanding Record of Community Involvement
- Aventura Arts & Cultural Center
- Advisory Committee member
- Aventura Marketing Council
- Producer - Pangaea World Showcase in Aventura
- Florida Hate Crime Coalition
- WIZO - Women's International Zionist Organization
- President of Yonit Chapter
- America Friends of Sheba Medical Center
- Vice-Chair of the Board
- Make A Wish shared appeal advisory board
- Board member
- JCS Jewish Community Services
- Chairman of Shalom Bait
- Focus Miami
- Board Member
- NAWBO - National Organization of Women Business Owners
- OWIT - Organization of Women in Trade
- Board Member and program chair
- Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce
- International Committee
- Institución Zoraida Cadavid de Sierra (Colombia)
- Volunteer with creating a program for jobs for under privileged girls
- Women of Tomorrow
- Pandemic of Love
- Founder of the Aventura Chapter