Women gather in Puerto Rico to talk economy and empowerment
A little more than ten weeks ago, Hurricane Maria ripped through the island of Puerto Rico. But as many Puerto Ricans still try to get back to life– and business– as usual. Lucienne Gigante sees hope and opportunity in crisis.
Gigante is co-founder of the annual Animus Women’s Innovation Summit, a conference on women’s entrepreneurship and empowerment. This year’s event was scheduled to take place in San Juan on October 6. That didn’t happen. But less than two months later, it’s “on” again.