-Started of the year by being featured on the cover of one of the greatest technology magazines in the world, IEEE Spectrum Magazine, standing in exoskeleton, Ekso.
-Invited to appear on The Doctors TV show.
-Featured in the world famous magazine, Fast Company, with Ekso.
-Invited to appear a second time on the renowned Spanish-speaking TV show, Sabado Gigante; had the opportunity to walk in Ekso on the show’s grand 50th anniversary to share this innovative technology with all Spanish-speaking viewers.
-Produced Embrace YOU Project dedicated to empower all women. .
-Participated in the G20 2012 summit that took place in Las Cabos, Mexico this year, specifically invited by the Mexican government to present the technology of Ekso Bionics showing what an impact it has on people. Being born in Mexico, this invitation was a huge honor.
-Invited to appear on Spain’s most popular TV show, El Hormiguero, to present my story of survival and demonstrated Ekso.
-Keynote Speaker for one of United Way’s most important events to motivate and uplift women, Power of the Purse.
-Selected as a “Gifted Citizen” out of 1,300 participants from all over the world, by Ciudad de las Ideas, the “International Festival of Brilliant Minds” for their first Gifted Citizen Award. All participants were selected for individual and particular projects making an impact on people in different ways. My project is a motivational project focusing on motivating people all over the world to accomplish the unthinkable, to believe, achieve and succeed and to turn all people including “victims” into survivors, warriors and fighters to maximize their potential. My project:”Creyendo, luchando y logrando se triunfa”
-Modeled at Modelle & Rotelle 2nd Edition haute couture fashion show in Rome. -Selected as one of the 40 models. 20 models in wheelchairs and 20 standing models, all integrated and modeled in one fashion show.
-Hosted the first Modelle & Rotelle Special interview with all the inside information with exclusive interviews backstage.
-Master of Ceremonies for wheelchair dance competition at the prestigious Cheryl Burke Dance Studio.
-Co-Hosted the Abilities Expo LA video.
-Appeared in Francesco Bolognesi’s latest music video.
Oh God for all that, all the people who were intricate parts of these events and projects, all the hard work and the endless possibilities, I’ll always be grateful, Thank YOU, thank you, thank you! A thousand Thank You’s! Mil Gracias! Grazie Mille!!!!!
May 2013 be “The Year” to make all your dreams and goals a reality! Go get’em!!!
HAPPY NEW YEAR! HAPPY 2013!!
MAKE THIS YEAR, “THE YEAR!”