Felipe Peres


Felipe obtained a B.S. in Marketing & Finance, at the University of Maryland (College Park), and an MBA, with a concentration in international business, at The George Washington University. His business experience spans several industries, though it was concentrated in financial services, both at American Express Financial Advisors and independently. Functionally, he has experience in sales, finance, and procurement roles. Several years ago, Felipe was an intern at a SBDC and it sparked his interest both in entrepreneurship and in providing consulting to the small business community. He loves being around professionals who are passionate about what they do and determined to create a life of their own design.

In his current role, Felipe is responsible for increasing the quantity and quality of GADGET’s small business management workshops offered to the public, developing relationships with resource partners to refer clients to for specialized assistance, and ensuring that GADGET meets and exceeds SBA’s goals and abides by its regulations, so that our center may continue to offer valued and ever increasing services to the community.

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