Center for Hispanic Entrepreneurship
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Director of the Center for Hispanic Entrepreneurship
Denisse Olivas is a full-time Marketing Lecturer in the College of Business Administration and the Director of the Center for Hispanic Entrepreneurship. She received her BBA in Marketing and Computer Information Systems from UTEP and holds an MBA with a concentration in Marketing from the University of New Mexico. She also holds certificates in Hispanic Marketing from FSU and Social Media from USF. For the last ten years, Denisse has worked in the El Paso, Albuquerque, and Dallas in management and marketing. She has held several management positions in retail and advertising projects for major brands, managed and marketed programs for the University of North Texas, and consulted small businesses. Her main interests include Entrepreneurship, Hispanic Marketing, and Digital Marketing. She is a member of the American Marketing Association, Toastmasters International, and the UTEP alumni association.
Graduate Research Assistant
My name is Gembo Lhamo, an MBA student at the University of Texas at El Paso. I have earned my Bachelor in Business Administration in Accounting from UTEP in 2018. I was born and raised in Lhuentse, Bhutan in the Himalayas and moved to El Paso in August 2014.
Priscilla Gonzalez is a full-time UTEP student pursuing a BBA in Marketing with a minor in Communications. She is currently a member of the American Marketing Association and an Undergraduate Student Assistant of the Center for Hispanic Entrepreneurship. She hopes to graduate by Fall 2020 and seeks to enroll