Angelina Ramirez Senior Vice President - MWBE & Cannabis Practice Email As a performance-driven and dynamic marketing leader, Angelina has over 20 years of experience building brands and leading omnichannel marketing initiatives for Fortune 200 companies, start-ups, financial institutions, and nonprofits. During her tenure at American Express, PepsiCo, and Philip Morris, she was responsible for setting the marketing agenda for global clients, utilizing customer–centric analytics to develop and implement brand strategies. She managed multi-million dollar advertising budgets that delivered award-winning campaigns, yielding increases in market-share and exceeding sales goals. In her role as the Executive Director of the Washington Heights Business Improvement District, her business acumen helped drive economic growth in Northern Manhattan. She worked with local businesses as well as city agencies, federal and state government, and community-based organizations to create and implement economic development programs. Angelina’s business expertise — strategic planning, advocacy, stewardship, capacity building, and program and workforce development — means she is a highly valuable asset to all McBride Consulting & Business Development Group clients. She’s passionate about helping women in business obtain their Minority & Women Business Certification (MWBE) certification as a step along the path to prosperity. She recognizes the importance of educating clients on how to seize and maximize opportunities because understanding the why behind any strategy is the key to its success. Angelina prioritizes community building as a means to promote economic and social prosperity for all stakeholders — especially in a city as large, vibrant, and diverse as New York. As a part of the McBride Consulting & Business Development Group, Angelina is excited to leverage her knowledge and share her network; she loves connecting the right people to the right opportunities. A self-proclaimed team player, she’s eager to collaborate with the team, provide her expertise, and work with both existing and new clients who seek the top-tier business guidance that the McBride Consulting & Business Development Group offers. Born and raised in Queens, Angelina is fluent in English, Spanish, and French. She earned her Latin American Studies degree from New York University, and subsequently obtained an MBA from New York University – Leonard N. Stern School of Business. She is also certified as a Digital Media Marketing Strategist from New York University.