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Adriana Cisneros is CEO of Cisneros, a third generation family owned and operated business with a global footprint and operations in Latin America and the United States. The company today has three divisions. Cisneros Media, Cisneros Interactive and Cisneros Real Estate.
Cisneros Media encompasses all of the Cisneros Media and Entertainment businesses. Cisneros Media produces content through Cisneros Media Distribution, which is distributed in over 100 countries and in 12 languages. Mobius.Labs Productions is Cisneros Media’s newest content business division that anticipates market trends and delivers tailor-made, cutting-edge creative imagery programming formats. Cisneros Studios is our one-stop creative facility that provides an unparalleled array of services: impressive sound stages, state-of-the-art post-production facilities and world-class support services. Venevision, Venezuela’s leading TV network, as well as a variety of cable channels with 25 million subscribers in Latin America (Venevision Plus VePlus) and the U.S. (Venevision USA). Miss Venezuela is a multiplatform female oriented production house and one of the most prestigious and successful beauty pageants in the world.
Cisneros Interactive is a leading digital ad network for mobile, online and audio serving the US Hispanic market and Latin America through Adsmovil, Redmas and AudioAd and most recently the representation for Facebook in 16 Latin and Central American Countries. Cisneros Real Estate develops high-end, sustainable resorts with a flagship development, Tropicalia in the Dominican Republic.
Adriana is President of the Fundación Cisneros, a not-for-profit organization, dedicated to improving access to education in Latin America.
Adriana is Co-chair of Endeavor Miami, an organization that promotes high impact entrepreneurship. She is a Director and Executive Committee Board Member of the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (International Emmy’s) and a Trustee of the Paley Center for Media. Adriana is on the board of MoMA’s Latin American acquisitions committee. She recently joined the boards of Parrot Analytics, the Knight Foundation and University of Miami. Adriana is a member of the Citibank Private Bank Latin American Advisory Board as well as an Advisory Board Member of Wyncode and TheVentureCity.
Adriana holds a BA from Columbia University (2002) and a Master’s Degree in journalism from New York University (2005). Adriana is a Henry Crown Fellow, a Term Member at the Council of Foreign Relations and is a graduate of Harvard Business School’s Program for Leadership Development (PLD – 2010).
Adriana was born in Caracas, Venezuela. She lived in New York for 15 years and currently resides in Miami Beach, Florida with her husband and two children. She enjoys long distance sports such as swimming, trekking, backcountry skiing and cycling.