In observance of Women’s History Month, we invite you to join us for the “Unleash your US Potential: Aruba Curaçao Women Entrepreneurship Webinar” at 9 a.m. ET March 23.

The webinar will consist of practical information such as how to do business in the US, steps to take to access the US market, and relevant sources of information to enter the market.

The webinar will also highlight women entrepreneurs who have overcome trade barriers and business challenges and have succeeded in entering the US market. It is organized by the Economic Departments, Chambers of Commerce, and Directorate of Foreign Relations of Aruba and Curaçao, together with the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Miami and the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Washington, D.C.

The Honorable Prime Minister of Aruba, Evelyn Wever-Croes, and Honorable Vice Prime Minister of Curaçao, Ruthmilda Larmonie-Cecilia, will deliver opening and closing remarks. Other speakers include:

  • Manuel Pila, Economic Developer, City of Doral
  • Yamilee Bastien, Commercial Officer, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Michelle Fajardo, President, Cargo International Consolidators
  • Natasha Chatlein, BrainCoral Labs
  • Lindy Croes, Lindy Lifestyle
  • Valeria Gomez, Vadavas
  • Davina Mansur,  Wiederkehr Real Estate
  • Rebecca Zeijdel-Paz, Beck Jewels


Joselin Croes, Minister Plenipotentiary for Aruba at the Netherlands Embassy in Washington, D.C., and Luuk Nijman, Deputy Consul General at the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Miami, will speak on the importance of international women entrepreneurship and the role of Dutch missions and US network. Jharonne Martis, director of Consumer Research at Refinitiv will be the moderator.

Register for the webinar.