Christina Perez McDowell

Christina is a brand marketer with 15 years of experience in the beverage alcohol industry influencing category leaders as well as new entrants. In 2015, Christina founded Solutions by CPM, LLC after more than eight years in brand management at Bacardi Global Brands and Bacardi USA, Inc. She earned an M.A. in Integrated Marketing Communication from Emerson College, a B.S. in Communication and a B.A in Spanish from Florida State University. She is a Society of Wine Educators Certified Spirits Specialist. In 2017 she was honored as a Hispanic Woman of Distinction in South Florida. Her greatest accomplishments, however, are her three sons with husband Nicolas, Michael, Marcos and Matthew. When she isn’t building brands or building forts with her boys, she’s cooking up a storm…and soon, her own brand!

A Multicultural Holiday…and a Coquito Recipe

The best part about the holidays is being with family, but food has an amazing way of keeping us connected even when we can’t all be together. My parents are...