Dubbed the “Tropical Tycoon” by The New York Times Magazine, Nely Galán is a women’s empowerment advocate, an Emmy Award–winning television producer, and the owner of Galán Entertainment, a dynamic, multicultural media company that has created more than seven hundred television shows in English and Spanish and helped launch ten channels around the world.

The first Latina President of Entertainment of a U.S. television network, Telemundo, Galán is also the founder of The Adelante Movement, a national motivational tour and digital platform that unites and empowers Latinas socially, economically, and politically. She is the author of The NY Times bestselling book SELF MADE, Becoming Empowered, Self Reliant, and Rich in Every Way (2016) Random House, about the revolution in women’s entrepreneurship led by multicultural women in the US and emerging women around the world.

She is a sought-after speaker who has spoken at the Coca-Cola Company, American Express, JPMorgan Chase, General Electric, the Clinton Foundation, and the United Nations, among other companies and organizations.

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