Pedro David Espinoza
Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, TED Speaker, Author
Sponsored by: Connect Silicon Valley — An Engage Breakfast Event
When: Wednesday, November 13, from 7:00 am to 8:30 am
Where: Palo Alto Elks Club, 4249 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA
At the age of 19, Pedro became the founder & CEO of SmileyGo, a platform that helps companies give smarter. The Voice of America claimed Pedro as The Robin Hood of Technology. In 2018, Pedro became the CEO of Alpaca Pan Peru, a social venture that empowers women to become entrepreneurs in Peru.
At the age of 24, Pedro co-wrote a book Differences That Make a Difference: How Organizations Succeed by Focusing on Innovation through Inclusion with Jorge Titinger, including contributions from Eric Schmidt, Reed Hastings, and Pat Gelsinger among others. He’s been a keynote speaker for the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the World Intellectual Property Organization, and others. Pedro has been profiled in Univision, Telemundo, Hispanic Shark Tank, Fox News, and Forbes. He has a degree from UC Berkeley.
Pedro will share his story of faith that makes a difference in the Silicon Valley and global marketplace.