Sandy Blanquera, is a creative visionary and entrepreneur, who utilizes her talents to help individuals, businesses and the community find solutions. Sandy is your "Go to Gal" for building an online brand through her company, Social Boomerang. Consulting for The City of Dublin, Sandy helps "kitchen table" businesses obtain physical office space at The Dublin Entrepreneurial Center, where they also get training and resources along with 65 other businesses.
An alumni of The Ohio State University, Blanquera worked 17 years in corporate management and consulting roles at mostly Fortune 500 companies, like The Scotts Company, Wendy’s, JP Morgan Chase, and Limited Brands. Blanquera realized her passion for entrepreneurship after leaving corporate America in January 2007, by starting-up and managing two companies.
She co-founded TechLife Ohio, a growing movement focused on supporting and growing entrepreneurship and technology. Her passion has led her to create the world she desires to live in by creating new groups like The American Marketing Association’s Social Media SIG, and various women’s groups such as Awesome Women in Business. Previously, Sandy served as Advisory Board member for COSI.
Sandy is passionate about learning and engaging in meaningful social experiences. She is a "Martha Stewart wanna-be" enjoying gardening, cooking, crafting and the art of a fine party experience. A tom boy at heart, she naturally enjoys activities like camping, hiking and roller blading and putting on her hockey skates. Married to Ben Blanquera, they have four teen-aged daughters.