Entrepreneur. Philanthropist. Travel Junkie. Foodie. Wife. Boy Mom. Leo.
Mid-market & Enterprise
MODintelechyMODintelechy is a data-driven marketing agency that collaborates with ambitious brands and people on strategy, creative, and technology to optimize their customers' journey.Learn more
Small & Local Business
Four Wings MarketingFour Wings Marketing is a marketing firm composed of a team of creatives, developers, and strategists—but above all, collaborators—working as a seamless extension to your team.Learn more
Center for Child Protection
The Center for Child Protection helps young victims of abuse begin the healing process. They provide forensic, medical and therapy services to children during the investigation & intervention process and continuing education to the Austin community to help end the cycle of child abuse.
Girls Empowerment Network
Girls Empowerment Network steps into girls’ lives to enhance their sense of well-being, promote good mental health, and help girls believe in their ability to be unstoppable. They teach self-efficacy, which is a girl’s belief in her ability to succeed. They teach their curriculum at schools, camps and conferences.
With more than two decades of experience leading branding and marketing campaigns for local and national clients, Maria is the Co-founder at MODintelechy as well as the Founder of Four Wings Marketing. Her work has earned over 95+ industry awards, including being named an Austin Under 40 Awards winner, winner in Austin Woman Magazine’s Woman’s Way Business Awards winner and most recently, the Austin Business Journal’s Women in Business Award winner. Maria is also a featured writer for elite publications such as Entrepreneur Magazine, Texas CEO Magazine and the Austin Business Journal. A dedicated philanthropist, Maria is passionate about giving back to the Austin community and is a long-time supporter of Ballet Austin and Austin Sunshine Camps. She has served on the Fashion Marketing Advisory Board for The Art Institute of Austin as well as on the Board of Directors for the Girls Empowerment Network and Center for Child Protection, where she is a founding member of the Guardian Angel Society. In addition to her professional and volunteer duties, Maria has a wide range of personal interests including skiing, interior design, and checking countries off her travel list—32 so far.