Entrepreneur, producer, strategist…LaToya Stirrup likes to get things done. With over fourteen years of experience in advertising and marketing, LaToya is able to bring a wealth of knowledge to any business challenge. LaToya’s professional experience is rooted in the many consumer product, media and entertainment brands she has managed across nine years at three award winning ad agencies: Ogilvy, AgencyTen and The Community. In 2013, LaToya decided it was time to become her own CEO and leverage her diverse experience as an independent strategic consultant and project manager. As part of her entrepreneurial journey, LaToya is one of the founding members and president of Digital Grass, which is a Knight Foundation grantee committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in the tech and innovation sectors. She is the co-host of Tech, Beats & Bytes, a weekly show that will now be filmed during Venture Cafe Miami's Thursday Gathering at CIC Miami. Additionally, LaToya has joined forces with her sisters to launch Kazmaleje, a company that is creating innovative, lifestyle amplifying tools and accessories for women with curls. Beyond her professional career, LaToya is also actively involved in several community organizations and committees focused on historic preservation, technology, economic development and service.