Maria Elena's Authentic Latino, Inc. has secured additional funding and is broadening its executive leadership team as part of an aggressive new marketing and product expansion plan.
Jerry Gonzalez, founder and president of the company declared, "We are pleased to announce the acquisition of a significant infusion of capital to help take us to the next level." Co-founder and Vice President, Victor Gonzalez, added, "Maria Elena's ability to secure these investment funds in a difficult economy is testament to the company's strength and the growing acceptance of our products by consumers."
Along with the funding, Maria Elena's has named distinguished business consultant, Bill Miranda, Executive Vice President. "He will be responsible for development and implementation of Maria Elena's strategic business plan supporting expansion of the company's product lines and its national distribution, particularly in supermarket channels," explained Jerry Gonzalez.
"I am very proud to join Maria Elena's, a dynamic company committed to creating great-tasting, organic Latino foods and beverages, to bring nutritious alternatives to health-conscious families," said Bill Miranda. "With its unique approach, this company is well on its way to making a national impact in health food marketing," Miranda added.