What is Entrepinays?
We are an online community of Filipina/Pinay entrepreneurs (aka #Entrepinays) dedicated to building sisterhood in the hustle.
Rooted in sisterhood, we aim to create a network of pinay entrepreneurs and connect them in meaningful ways.
Photo credit: Ruby Ibarra music video shoot “Us”
We aim to show future generations of pinays that being an entrepreneur is a space that they have access to, belong in, and can thrive in.
Entrepinays Advisory Board
Entrepinays Summit Founder
Gina Mariko Rosales
Founder, Entrepinays Summit
Gina Mariko Rosales is an #Entrepinay, events enthusiast, efficiency nerd, and nonprofit advocate. She is the Founder & Owner of Make it Mariko Events, as well as the Co-Founder of Undiscovered SF Creative Night Market. Prior to founding Make it Mariko, Gina spent 10 years doing corporate & nonprofit event planning, administration, and operations including 7 years working for Google/X, most recently as the Head of Marketing Events for Google X. Gina was the former Executive Director of the award-winning, nonprofit performing arts organization, Funkanometry SF.
Today, Gina is focused on curating experiences and creating magical, meaningful moments for the community through Make it Mariko. She’s also dedicated to amplifying the voices of creatives of color in the Bay Area with her work with the Endeavors Collective and the Entrepinays Summit.
2019 Entrepinays Planning Team
Welcome to our new Planning Committee for 2019!
Event Producer: Gina Rosales
Program Coordinator: Desiree Seisa
Marketing Coordinator: Cat Jimenez
Speaker Coordinator: Jan Crisostomo
Food & Beverage Coordinators: Joanne Boston & Diana Halog
F&B Committee: Rachel Agana & Mia Guevarra
Registration Coordinator: Renee Sagon
Registration Committee: Claire Genese
Scholarship/Volunteer Coordinator: Charity Nicolas
Sunday Workshops Coordinator Thara Zulueta
Afterparty Committee: Stephanie Gancayco & Pia Barton
Fundraising: Breanne Batara
2018 Entrepinays Planning Team
2018 Entrepinays Core Planning Team:
Back Row (left to right):
Felicia Jacobe, Ning Recio, Allyson Tintiangco-Cubales, Glenda Macatangay, Angelique Lobo, Pearl Parmalee, Joanne Boston
Front Row (left to right):
Stephanie Gancayco, Junalene Demavivas, Gina Rosales, Irene Duller