Josiane Martinez — former executive director of the Office for Refugees and Immigrants, and founder and CEO of the Archipelago Strategies Group, a marketing agency — will serve as chair of the new council.
We sat down to discuss closing the wealth gap and how communities of color can recover from the current economic downtown and learned more about the work Martinez is doing as the founder, CEO, and Creative Director of Archipelago Strategies Group.
Boston Business Journal Publisher Carolyn Jones, together with event partner JPMorgan Chase, recently held a virtual discussion with a group of industry leaders to discuss how diversity and inclusion initiatives intersect with economic recovery efforts.
Martinez, the CEO and founder of Boston-based Archipelago Strategies Group Inc., is one of this year’s recipients of the Business Journal’s LGBT Business Trailblazer Award. Here are her thoughts on her mission in marketing.
Tomorrow, Governor Maura T. Healey will sign an Executive Order establishing the Governor’s Council on Latino Empowerment and will appoint more than 40 Latino leaders from across the state. This council will advise Governor Healey and Lieutenant Governor Kim Driscoll on strategies to expand economic opportunities for and improve the overall wellbeing of Massachusetts’ Latino community. The Governor will sign the Executive Order and appoint the members at the first meeting of the Council on Wednesday, April 5th, 2023.