Marya was a core organizer in the team that launched Miami’s exuberant One Billion Rising celebration in 2012 and is very active in her South Florida Community. She is a bilingual English/Spanish Music and Artist Marketing Executive with over 25 years of international experience in the realms of entertainment and contemporary culture, Media and Artist Relations, Talent Booking for Television and Artist Management. She is currently Executive Music Producer for E! Latin America’s new production of “Opening Act”, an artist manager and consultant for various artistic and music projects.

Marya’s music and entertainment career began in promotions at BMG and Sony Music in Spain and then she was tagged to oversee marketing across Latin America as Regional VP of Marketing for PolyGram/Universal Music in Miami. She has worked extensively with artists such as U2, Metallica, Juanes, Sting, Paulina Rubio, Bon Jovi, Sheryl Crow and many more across varied disciplines. Marya also served as VP of Corporate and External Affairs for the Latin Recording Academy, overseeing communications, public relations, membership and educational outreach surrounding the Latin GRAMMY Awards.