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Amalia LLC is a nationally certified woman-owned business enterprise specializing in the traditional cuisines and cultures of Central and South America, the Latin Caribbean, Mexico, and Spain.
Mission: To help companies bridge the knowledge gap and develop a broader understanding and appreciation of Latin cultural nuances through bilingual consulting, keynote speaking, writing, and healthy gourmet culinary experiences.
Amalia Moreno-Damgaard is a leading authority on Latin cuisine and culture, media personality, and a nine-time award-winning author and chef-entrepreneur with a prior career in corporate America. Born and raised in Guatemala City, her best-selling book, Amalia’s Guatemalan Kitchen -Gourmet Cuisine with a Cultural Flair, is a personal memoir and recipe collection designed to encourage and empower people to explore new foods and cook more fresh meals at home for health and wellness.
Amalia also is President Emeritus and founder of Women Entrepreneurs of Minnesota (WeMN.org) and a graduate of Le Cordon Bleu with a Masters in International Business with a concentration on culture from St. Louis University. She serves on the Executive Board of Common Hope and is a member of the National Speakers Association.