O.W.E. September Meeting

The Organization of Women Executives held its monthly meeting Sept. 20 in McAllen, giving women executives the opportunity to hear and learn from three fellow members who also find success in the Valley. This month’s panelists included Rosie Rodriguez, independent senior sales director for Mary Kay; Joanne Perez, vice president at IBC Bank; and Gladis Trevino, vice president at IBC Bank.

For more on this event, visit “O.W.E. Encourages Local Businesswomen Success.”


Stefania Trimboli is a Harlingen native who moved to Austin out of high school to attend culinary school and then went on to work at the Ritz-Carlton in Las Vegas. She later returned with her husband to the Valley where they bought a small BBQ restaurant which they have been running for five years. They also briefly published enCORE, a magazine highlighting the art and music scene in the Rio Grande Valley, where she specialized in travel journalism. Trimboli serves on the Downtown Improvement District board of directors, Harlingen Farmer's Market board and Healthy Harlingen Initiative. She is currently attending TSTC with plans to transfer to UTRGV to earn a bachelor of arts. After ten years of cooking professionally, Stefania wants to start a new chapter following a passion she's had since she was a young girl, photojournalism.