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Jessica Mercedes

Managing Director
Mexico / Colombia / USA / RD
Expert in Technical & Executive Recruiting and Public Relations for startups both in Latin America and in the U.S. Jessica serves as managing director of PulsoSocial and Coderise.org. PulsoSocial is Latin America's #1 media outlet on tech and entrepreneurship, and Coderise.org empowers kids in developing nations through code. As part of PulsoSocial and it's new platform Kernel, Jessica is in charge of matching global tech companies with the top executive and engineering talent in Latin America.

Previously, Jessica worked with Socialatom Ventures, a seed investment firm, helping it's portfolio companies reach the U.S. market. Prior to that, Jessica worked with Socialatom PR, a public relations firm that helps companies enter the Latin American market, and worked with firms like Rackspace, Google, Netflix and HotelTonight. Before entering the world of tech and entrepreneurship, Jessica worked with consumer brands like Corona, Pepsi and Presidente in the Dominican Republic.