Deldelp Medina is the founder and CEO of Avión Ventures, a Latina-focused accelerator for mobile platforms. This unique program is for U.S. born Latinas and Latin-Americans. This program is a combination of in person & virtual curriculum designed to grow the opportunities of Latinas in tech. We are based in San Francisco with resources and mentors available to realize your objectives
She is on the board of Latino Startup Alliance, where she is working to make tech entrepreneurship a priority in the Latino community.
She has spent over 10 years working with the Latino community in the tech, arts, humanities, non-profit, and social justice fields. Asking big questions is her passion, and she is committed to bringing that passion to large audiences.
Yes, Deldelp is an unusual name. The daughter of painter Delfina Bernal and Alvaro Medina. Her name is in tribute to her mother. It is pronounced Deldel. Yes, the “p” is silent.
Her family is originally from Barranquilla, Colombia. She has lived in the San Francisco Bay Area since the age of eight. She is fluent in Spanish and French as well as English.