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Maria Sierra

María Sierra was born and raised in Honduras. She is co-founder, host, and producer of La Cooquette, a food & travel YouTube channel that celebrates culinary adventures all around the world. She speaks to an audience of over 930K followers, exciting people with fun and creative recipe videos as well as in-depth entertaining food documentaries shot across different countries that have garnered over 57 million views...in English and en español! Maria also co-founded her own production company AMMA Productions, through which she has collaborated with numerous brands such as General Mills, Knorr, McDonald’s, Disney Pixar, Macy’s, Keds, and Tastemade, as well as being a long-term ambassador to Johnson & Johnson, Kroger and Western Union, among others. María's entrepreneurial spirit has been recognized by Ford, who named her one of its 2016 Legendary Women. Maria was also a Tecla Awards finalist in 2016 & 2018 and a Shorty Award finalist in 2015. She has also delved into family and lifestyle blogging ever since she became a mom to her first daughter in 2017. Maria was recently named a “Latina to follow on Instagram” by People en Español in 2018.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, October 18

10:00am PDT