Profile: Melissa Medina
The next couple weeks will be hectic for Melissa Medina, president of the Medina Family Foundation and a vice president with the Technology Foundation of the Americas. As she gets closer to the eMerge Americas tech conference, the first of its kind in Miami, Ms. Medina will be spending the bulk of her time making sure Miami’s debut in the international tech world goes smoothly.
For the recent Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce HYPE Award winner, though, the work isn’t daunting. It’s welcomed. Ms. Medina, along with the Technology Foundation of the Americas, is betting now is the right moment for Miami to capitalize on technology and bring the industry to this city. Silicon Beach, anyone?
Miami Today reporter Nina Lincoff interviewed Ms. Medina in her Brickell Key offices.
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