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Aprende Institute Announces Partnership With Celebrity Experts


Aprende engages with celebrity experts Mariela Bagnato, Anabelle Blum, Andreina Espino, and Adriana Martin to share their knowledge through a masterclass program.

Aprende Institute, a leading entrepreneurship and vocational training platform focused on professional development and economic advancement for the Spanish-speaking population, announced a partnership with celebrity make-up artist Mariela Bagnato; entrepreneur and lifestyle content creator, Anabelle Blum; entrepreneur and digital marketing expert, Andreina Espino; and lifestyle, health & fitness expert, Adriana Martin. Leaders in Beauty & Fashion, Entrepreneurship, and Wellness, respectively, these Latina powerhouses will collaborate with Aprende Institute to serve as brand ambassadors on Univision’s morning show, “Despierta America,” as well as create masterclasses in their fields of expertise, available exclusively on Aprende Institute’s platform.

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Martin Claure, CEO, Aprende Institute.

“At Aprende Institute, the Beauty & Fashion, Entrepreneurship, and Wellness industries are some of the top performing tracks. By collaborating with such leaders in their respective fields, we’re distinguishing our educational programs and offering our students access to exceptional programming,” says Martin Claure, CEO of Aprende Institute . “Mariela, Anabelle, Andreina, and Adriana all embody the success we want our students to achieve by gaining the skills needed to attain their dream of starting their own businesses.”

Bagnato, Blum, Espino, and Martin have served as brand ambassadors in a weekly segment on “Despierta America,” rotating every Monday since November 2021 to share tips and insights on a variety of topics surrounding entrepreneurship, nutrition, beauty, and wellness.

The group’s masterclasses will be available on starting in February alongside Aprende Institute’s curriculum featuring programs in Entrepreneurship, Beauty and Fashion, Gastronomy, Trades, and Wellness. The programs are tailored for economic advancement and were created to support immigrants wanting to find success in the U.S. as entrepreneurs.

Mariela Bagnato is a celebrity make-up artist whose clientele list includes the likes of Katy Perry, Maite Perroni and Eva Longoria. She is an entrepreneur, with her own line of cosmetics, MBeauty, and a beauty, lifestyle, fashion, and travel content creator. She has worked with designers like Valentino, DVF and Roberto Cavalli, as well as developed her own segments on Despierta America: #TutorialConMariela.

Aprende celebrity experts
Anabelle Blum

Anabelle Blum studied Mass Communication in Advertising and Public Relations but has combined her talents to become a successful entrepreneur. She has over two decades of experience as a TV and radio host and has also ventured into roles as an executive producer, digital content creator and launched her own clothing line: By La Blum, while also serving as a spokesperson for several brands including Amazon and Disney.

Founder and chief creative officer of Brainwave Advertising, Andreina Espino is an entrepreneur and digital marketing expert with more than 13 years in the field. She has developed marketing strategies and implementations for top companies and brands. Espino is also a content creator and keynote speaker. She has an audience of 1 million followers across her YouTube channel, blog, social media pages, and podcast “Hablando Digital” where she shares valuable insight to the digital marketing space.

Adriana Martin is a renowned lifestyle, health & fitness expert, author, and TV personality that has devoted her fitness career to teaching women and their families how to stay fit and fabulous. She has written several books and been a fitness contributor on Univision, Lifetime TV, CNN Headline News and more. She has also developed her own virtual coaching program and community, “EnForma VIP.”

Aprende Institute provides a high-quality, flexible, and affordable solution to learn high-demand entrepreneurship and vocational skills. Ninety-five percent of its students find their learning experience enriching, 6 out of 10 graduates claim to have increased their income in the short term, and 9 out of 10 to have improved their quality of life thanks to their experience with Aprende Institute. As a result, its revenue grew more than 6x in the previous 24 months.


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