Camila has been heavily active in South Florida’s tech startup community, where she is a co-host of a local radio show called pFunkcast. Camila previously worked at Greenpeace International and the Organization of the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in various communication roles. A proud Brazilian who spent most of he life in Peru, she is passionate about traveling and documentaries.


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Posto7 Raises $925K In Seed Round Funding

Miami-based startup Posto7 has raised $925K via convertible notes from NXTP Labs and other investors in New York City, San Francisco, Brazil and Miami. This announcement comes as Posto7 finishes NXTP Labs' accelerator program in Buenos Aires. Posto7 app is currently in beta, ...


5 Damn Good Reasons to Startup in Brazil

Brazil is on fire. The country is currently hosting the 2014 FIFA World Cup and will also be hosting the 2016 Olympics in Rio. But aside from football and beaches, Brazil has a lot to offer companies looking to grow and expand their business....


Waleteros: Mobile Banking Without a Bank

Miami-based startup Waleteros has one mission: to provide banking services to those who don't have access to financial services. In the United States, that number is about 106 million people: nearly one-third of the U.S population is underbanked or unbanked according to the ...


Chinese Bistro P.F. Chang’s Possibly Hacked

If you recently ate at America's favorite Chinese Bistro, you should check your credit card statement. According to a recent report released today, thousands of credit card numbers are on sale online after hackers targeted P.F. Chang's chain. According to The Verge, it's ...


Review Ringer, App for Movie Buffs on the Go

You should go watch the new X-Men film. Do you trust my taste when it comes to film? How about a stranger ? This is the problem the team behind Review Ringer aims to solve: irrelevant reviews by complete strangers. It was created by a team...


5 Women to Watch in #MiamiTech

As South Florida’s ecosystem continues to grow, we’re starting to see more talented leaders at the helm of startups. They are making the tough calls and leading by example. Here are five Miami-based female entrepreneurs on the rise: Valerie Nahmad Schimel Valerie Nahmad ...


Digital Atlanta is Now SouthWiRED

Digital Atlanta, one of the city's biggest technology events, announced that is has rebranded and is now SouthWiRED. The rebranding has been issued to more accurately reflect their intentions in becoming a tech conference for the region, not just Atlanta. SouthWiRED, taking ...


10 Takeaways From #CollisionConf

Collision Conference took place in downtown Las Vegas this week, hosting some of the biggest names in technology. For two days (May 13 & 14), 1,500 attendees had the opportunity to mingle with industry leaders and members of the media, as well as see the hottest startups...