Elizabeth Cuevas-Neunder, Founder / CEO,, has been a maverick in championing small business and exportation between Florida and Puerto Rico. With a very large number of Puerto Rican consumers in Florida who have a hunger for products from the island, it is no wonder that many Spanish speaking Americans in the state of Florida are depending of her efforts. Thanks to a small dynamic board of directors they have accomplished more than any large Chamber of Commerce in the short time since inception. Elizabeth has been in business for the past 40 years, doing everything from international modeling, TV Programming, non-profit organizations, and helping others be masters of their own destiny. Helping businesses grow has always been her passion. Her slogan “If it is not available, we work to make it a reality. If not opened, we will get it open” That is why the Mission of the Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce of Florida is "Puerto Rico Discovers Florida Again" On April 11, 2013, Cuevas Neunder was be honored with 16 other women in "Florida as Most Powerful and Influential Women", "2014 Top Ranked US Executives by National Coucil of American Executives" in addition Elizabeth Cuevas Neunder is the first Puerto Rican in the nation to run for governor and the first Latina in Florida.
Secretary Jorge A. Rivera, is a retired business consultant for small businesses. He resides in Tampa Florida and is proficient in English and Spanish. Jorge, after graduating from the University of Hawaii and Thunderbird Graduate School, worked with Gerber Baby Foods as Export Manager, American Cyanamid Lederle, Pharmaceuticals as Caribbean Sales Manager, and Standard Brands as General Manager Puerto Rico Branch before starting his own successful consulting business in 1983. He has his consulting business Anuenue International in Tampa Florida. Jorge is involved with national organizations and advocating for Puerto Rico statehood. Jorge is a Veteran and advocate for all men and women who have served in the arm forces. He has developed many programs and at the present time he has a business which help Veterans with ID's and services
Treasurer Dr. Joseph M. Neunder, owner of Sarasota Spinal Mechanics. He was a nationally ranked swimmer in multiple events both in the State of New York and Florida. Dr. Neunder also, was one of an elite group of age group swimmers selected to train at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, an honor bestowed up individuals who rank first or second in the country in their respective events. Dr Neunder's swimming career has given him the ability to educate patients on hydrotherapy for overall health and injury specific needs. He received his B.S. degree in Biology and in Criminology. After which he enrolled at Life University, and graduated in 2009 with a Doctorate in Chiropractic Medicine. Dr. Neunder lives and has his practice in Sarasota Spinal Mechanics in Sarasota. He is very involved with many organizations. He is a father of three very gifted boys.
Women who reside in the U.S. but were born on the island have been shown to have a mixture of 50 percent European,
30 percent West African, and 20 percent Native American. The perfect human is believed to have existed, and it could’ve
been Yuiza (Loiza), a Taina woman who became the only female Cacique (chief) of her tribe in Puerto Rico’s history.
This suggests to collect all the “good” alleles it is necessary to be admixed, but this itself is not sufficient for perfection,
according to Pachter.
Director Jack Boone is an entrepreneur and business owner with a background in mechanical and electrical engineering. Mr. Boone is a partner in Broadcast Tower Technologies, Inc. of Sarasota, Florida serving the communications tower industry for television, radio and wireless industries. He is also senior partner of Monarch Towers de Puerto Rico, Monarch Towers PR, Inc. located in Jayuya, PR which provides maintenance, upgrades and construction of communications towers all over Puerto Rico. Mr. Boone is a longtime member of the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the organization that is responsible for developing and maintaining the Standards for towers and related point to point transmission equipment. He is a recognized leader in the tower industry for developing new methods of reinforcing and maintaining steel structures for telecommunications and broadcasting. Mr. Boone has a very close working relationship with most of the major radio and TV broadcasters in Puerto Rico including Univision PR, Telemundo PR, WAPA-TV and many other prominent radio and television broadcast firms.Prior to becoming involved with the communications tower industry Mr. Boone worked in the military and aerospace industry as an engineer with extensive high level management experience. He was primarily involved with design and development as well as marketing.
Legal Advisor Alexander A. Bravo Esq. is a very well accomplished lawyer in Puerto Rico, residing in Ponce. He is Bilingual, in English and Spanish, he serves to improve the lives of small and medium businesses in Puerto Rico, his experience as the President A Cooperative and still active and register with the State Dept. of Puerto Rico. He has served mainly on Family Law, Child Neglect & Custody Cases, and Mortgage Property Law. Worked and resolved multiple criminal, and civil cases, he continue counseling municipal and state law. His service as the court official oral translator Worked with computers, investigating doing research on various criminal and civil issues Pontifical Catholic University of P.R. Law School Juris Doctor 1987-1990, Pontifical Catholic University of P.R. B.A. Business Administration and degree in Finance Graduated Cum Laude 1984-1986 Texas A+M University Kingsville T.X. School of Electrical Engineering, admitted to the Bar of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico as an attorney at Law and Notary Public, June 30, 1995.
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José N. Cruz, Director of Puerto Rico Small Business is a consultant and trainer for small businesses. He resides in Puerto Rico and Florida. He has vast experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry. For twelve years he has worked in in companies such as General Electric, Pfizer, Shering Plough, Advanced Instruments and VWR. Then he established his own business as a compliance consultant. José is certified in compliance training such as; OSHA, HAZWOPER, HAZMAT, CPR, HACCP and Food Safety Manager. He is bilingual, proficient in Spanish and English. He is graduated from the University of Puerto Rico, Bachelor degree in Chemical Process Engineering Cum Laude and Universidad Metropolitana, Master in Sciences in Environmental Management Assessment and Management of Environmental Risk Magna Cum Laude.