Featured Speaker – Jason Estremera, Associate Director, Hispanic Business Center
Jason Estremera is the Associate Director at the Hispanic Business Center. In this role, he manages the organization’s education and outreach programs, assisting entrepreneurs and small business owners with business development. Jason’s favorite part about his work is the diversity of entrepreneurs that walk in the doors, each one seeking “creative, diverse opportunities and challenges that strengthen character and create economic impact.”
Jason owned a men’s and women’s clothing store in the Gordon Square Arts District that he and his business partner have successfully transitioned into an online business.
Outside of work, Jason is a member of Teatro Publico de Cleveland, where you will find him acting on the stages of the Cleveland Public Theater. He is also the Treasurer of the Young Latino Network and serves on the Board of Directors for the Cleveland Public Theater. Jason is also a recipient of the Cuarenta Cuarenta recognition, Engage! Cleveland Rising Star, “Ambassador of Change” by FreshWater Cleveland and “One to Watch” by Inside Business.
Jason received an MBA from Cleveland State University; he earned a BS in Textiles, Apparel and Merchandising from Northern Illinois University.