Maria Barraza

Incubator Executive Director

President, BARRZA Associates, Ltd.


Maria is founder, president and chief designer of BARRAZA Associates, Ltd. - a NYC based, 26 years in business, manufacturing, and wholesale apparel firm with a retail division - BARRAZAStyle.

Rafael Romero




Rafael Romero is founder of TheROMEROgroup, a cause related media firm. Mr. Romero manages BFI's brand partnerships and sponsorships.