Fort Worth, TX, November 13, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Elayna Fernandez, of Fort Worth, Texas, also known as “The Positive MOM,” has been recognized by LATISM (Latinos in Tech Innovation and Social Media) as the Best Latina Lifestyle Blogger of 2015 for her outstanding contributions and achievements in empowering moms to rise out of adversity, access their inner power, and live a life they love, through her blogging at ThePositiveMOM.com, her coaching practice, and her motivational speaking. The award was presented by Toyota Latino at the 7th annual #LATISM15 Conference’s award gala in Washington, D.C.
Upon being nominated and selected as one of the “Top 100 Latino(a) Influencers In The U.S.,” Elayna expressed her belief that “when utilizing our voice and the resources that we have at our disposal to make a difference, change is truly possible.”
According to Latism.org, LATISM’s “Best of The Best” recipients are chosen because of how they “leverage the power of technology and use social media to connect on a deeper level with their communities.” All winners and finalists are “producers, makers and innovators in today’s global digital economy,” they alleged.
“I am honored, humbled, and excited,” said Fernandez when receiving the award, “When God gives you a vision, He gives you the provision.” Through her story of beating the odds as a single mom, she hopes to inspire mothers to follow their dreams, even when they seem impossible.
Other awarded digital influencers at LATISM include:
Univision (Best Company using Tech Innovation and Social Media to target Latin@s)
Republica (Best Marketing/PR Firm using Tech Innovation and Social Media to reach Latinos/as)
American Heart Association (Best Health Advocate reaching Latin@s through Tech Innovation and Social Media)
Johnson and Johnson (Best Mobile Solution Engaging Latinos)
Latinas Think Big (Best Latin@ Network)
Google (Best Organization Advancing Latino Tech Innovators)
Jorge Ramos (Best Latin@ Political Journalist Using Tech Innovation and Social Media)
Tanya Menendez (Best Latino Tech Founder or Co-Founder)
Eliana Tardio (Best Latin@ Activist using Tech Innovation and Social Media)
Jorge Narvaez (Best Latin@ Vlogger)
Jeanette Quinones (Best Latin@ Food Blogger)
Helen Troncoso (Best Latin@ Health Blogger)
Taty Pradilla (Best Latin@ Parenting Blogger)
Myrah Duque (Best Latin@ Bilingual Blogger)
In addition to her contributions as an online influencer, Fernandez offers a free program in the DFW area called “The MOM Success Circle,” where moms and mompreneurs gather to enjoy networking, support, and training on how to apply proven success principles at home and in business, and much more! “I’m passionate about giving back to the community,” says Elayna, “I love impacting moms and their families in a positive way.”
Elayna Fernandez, The Positive MOM, is a best-selling author, award winning success guide for moms, and international keynote speaker. She is a Certified Guerrilla Marketing Master Trainer and a Certified Passion Test Facilitator. Her mission is to encourage, empower, and equip moms to have more influence at home, more impact in the world, and more income to make it happen. She guides moms in their journey to create Joy, Balance, and Success on their own terms without guilt, fear, or overwhelm. Her philosophy is “BE Positive and You’ll BE Powerful!”
Latinos in Tech Innovation and Social Media (LATISM), is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to advancing the social, civic and economic status of the Latino community through technology innovation and social media, considered the most powerful and influential network of Latinos/as involved in social media and technology. LATISM’s mission is to empower the Latino community in the areas of Education, Health, Technology and Business through the use of tech innovation and social media.
To learn more about LATISM, go to conference.latism.org
To learn more about Elayna Fernandez, you can visit her blog at ThePositiveMOM.com