Jacqueline Camacho- entrepreneur, author, speaker, philanthropist, cancer survivor
Born in Mexico City, Jacqueline Camacho-Ruiz moved to the United States at age 14 where she learned English in just one year. Hungry for knowledge, Jacqueline earned her college degree and became trilingual (German). From a very early age Jackie devoured amazing literature. Authors like Dale Carnegie, Zig Ziglar, Napoleon Hill and other business icons influenced the launch of her award-winning JJR Marketing, Inc. agency in 2006, now sharing over a decade of marketing and public relations experience with clients that include Fortune 500 companies.
Jacqueline speaks to hundreds of diverse audiences nationwide and is described as having a “fire about business success and about motivation that leaps off the stage.”
Jacqueline earned the Emerging Leader award by the Chicago Association of Direct Marketing, the Entrepreneurial Excellence and Influential Women in Business awards by Daily Herald The Business Ledger and was a finalist for Latina Entrepreneur of the Year by the Chicago Latino Network, highest Human Relations Award by Dale Carnegie, Women of Distinction Award by Kane County Magazine, Best Under 40 by Suburban Life, among others. She has served on the board of YWCA, Junior Achievement- Western Region, Community Contacts and the Publicity Club of Chicago, Aurora Hispanic Heritage, among others.
She is the author of The Little Book of Business Secrets that work!, The Fig Factor, The Fig Factor Journal, 200 Consejos Poderos para alcanzar el Exito en los Negocios, contributing author of Overcoming Mediocrity, and superhero character on motivational comic book The Crusaders.
She has been featured on Univision, CBS World News, CBS Chicago, WGN-TV, ABC7, WGN Radio 720, Univision, Daily Herald, LatinaStyle Magazine, among many others…
As a two-time cancer survivor, Jacqueline possesses wisdom about life well beyond her years. She lives in the Midwest with her husband and business partner, Juan Pablo, and her two amazing children Leonardo and Giulianna.
For more information visit: www.jackiecamacho.com