Globally-minded bilingual communication specialist and digital strategist.
Andrea Tapia specializes in digital media, bilingual communications and public relations. Working with clients across industries, her services target a wide range of audiences, from the Hipanic market in the USA, to the Latin American region, to global audiences.
She has worked in highly multicultural environments with teams from Australia, Spain, Ecuador and the USA. Leveraging global communications to achieve marketing goals and social impact, Andrea has worked with clients such as International House Sydney, UNICEF, VAIVEM, Think Media Agency and Candesco Productions. Projects she has spearheaded from a communications standpoint involve the Global Youth Ideas Network (that helped to launch the Generation Unlimited Global Partnership) and the fifth edition of the Latin American Film Festival in Quito.
Andrea is also the co-founder of GANAS, an organization that facilitates educational, legal, recreational and healthcare services for more than 3,000 undocumented Latino migrant workers in Southern Vermont.
As a writer, she published her first book, the novel “Resplandor sin Fin” in 2009 with Editorial LIBRESA. Since then, Andrea has published work in literary magazines in Ecuador such as Tete a Tete, Recodo.sx, and Percápita Magazine. She won the First Prize for Poetry from the IE Humanities Awards in Madrid in 2017. Most recently, her articles have been featured on the Ecuayorker Magazine based in New York City, for which she works as Web Editor.