Producer + Creative Thinker + Investor
Leyna is a seasoned production and sales professional with an extensive experience in sourcing, merchandising, and operations. She prides herself in her creative and data driven thought process that enables her unique approach in working with any given timeline, budget, and team to bring great ideas, events and products to life.
Creatively driven and business oriented, she is always thinking ahead of making a process more efficient while carefully coordinating the details. She have worked and consulted at companies that span the breadth of home and fashion industries including Fab.com, Lazy Susan USA and Guenevere Rodriguez Jewelry.
She enjoys photography and traveling as a way to connect with the communities around the world while finding the simple pleasures and beauty that life offers us. With this outlook, she is passionate in creating memorable and meaningful experiences that enable an inspired everyday life.
Her current creative project is Papa Chiang's, a side passion business selling her dad's legendary homemade dumplings.
She's also an investor in Mindhive, an immersive visual experience platform and zero, a wearable tech company.
A native New Yorker, Leyna currently lives in Bushwick, Brooklyn. During her downtime, she loves wandering around NYC, practicing yoga and looking for the next best cocktail spot. You can also find her giving talks at Wix Lounge on topics like 101 Best Practices for an Online Store.
"The universe is always speaking to us...sending us little messages, causing coincidences and serendipities, reminding us to stop, to look around, to believe in something else, something more."