In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we sought out some of our wonderful Hispanic sisters to give us a little insight to their life as a Hispanic Woman in Roofing. Today we have answers from Elizabeth Cazadilla representing Cuba!
NWIR Feature: Hispanic Heritage Month
In the spirit of Hispanic Heritage month, we want the NWIR
community to know your unique insight on being a woman of
Please answer the following questions and provide a headshot to
use for NWIR social media.
1. Name and Title
a. Elizabeth Calzadilla
b. Founder CEO
2. Business Name, City and State
a. Business 411, Roofing Industry News, Marketing 411
b. Hollywood, FL
3. What do you embrace and love most about your culture?
a. Love being raised with a great work ethic and being
provided with the opportunity to create the life that you
b. Unique food, taught about diversity, centered around
being happy and carefree while still working hard,
because of the Island lifestyle in CUba
4. What is something you want others to know about your
a. Cuba is not a free country and our peoples main goal has
been to have freedom, cuban americans appreciate
being able to experience freedom greatly.
5. Have you faced any challenges in your life because of your
a. Only my own limiting beliefs. I have been surprised by the
amount of people who do not understand the diversity
between latin heritage.
6. Who has been an inspiring figure of Hispanic descent
throughout your life? How or why has this person made an
a. Pitbull. He created an empire by embracing his own
culture while maximizing what this country has available
for him. He is a creative businessman who invests into
himself and still does his best to give back to his
community. He has remained humble through multiple
7. What is your favorite way to celebrate your heritage?
a. Dancing is a big part of our culture and celebrations. It is
one of the ways we have been free to express ourselves
as a country. I feel the most free when I am smiling and
dancing with my son and loved ones.