Gil Zapata, is a seriel entrepreneur. He has started up three businesses with zero capital. He is the founder of Lendinero a Fintech company. He co-founded Nicoya Tech a web development, digital marketing and e-learning firm.
He is passionate about FINTECH, Digital marketing, entrepreneurship and small businesses. He has assisted over one thousand business owner in his lifetime by giving advice, providing financing, or helping them out with marketing strategies. Also, he has experience in outsourcing, BPOs and marketing to minority markets. As an entrepreneur he understands the challenges that other entrepreneurs face from starting a business to running a business.
Gil has provided numerous workshops in the U.S. and in Latin America. His articles have appeared in De Banked "Fintech Magazine on Wall Street", the Miami Herald, Entrepreneur Magazine, FORBES Latin America and other news mediums.
In the area of Digital Marketing Gil's firm Nicoya Tech is a Certified Wix Instructor and can also be found in Wix Arena. His team received certifications from Google Academy, Facebook E-Learning and other online portals.
Gil has been able to combine his experience in financing, entrepreneurship, and business management with the world of technology and digital marketing.
Gil holds numerous college degrees including post-graduate studies from Harvard Business School. Gil attended undergraduate and graduate school at Florida State University and subsequently Florida International University where he obtained his B.A. and his M.A. coursework. His ultimate goal is to help other entrepreneurs succeed by sharing his experiences in bootstrapping a business, accessing alternative financing, utilizing technology and using the internet to leverage growth and sales.