Zara Co-Founder Has Died At The Age of 69
Zara Co-Founder Has Died At The Age of 69
By Celia Fernandez | 08/16/2013 - 13:10

The richest woman in Spain, Rosalia Mera, and a major stakeholder in, Inditex SA, the company that owns the Zara chain died at the age of 69 this week.

Mera cofounded the first Zara store in 1975 in La Coruna with her then-husband, Amancio Ortega.

Inditex issued a statement on Friday confirming her death but did not provide any details as to the cause of it, according to the Associated Press.

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Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and Sofia Vergara
The World's Most Powerful Latinas!
By Amaris Castillo | 05/28/2013 - 17:48

Forbes has unleashed its weighty list of “The World’s Most Powerful Women 2013” and we were not at all surprised to see some Latina representation there, making their presence known.

The list, compiled annually by the business magazine, features women with the most impact, including top politicians, CEOs, billionaires and celebrities who have their own stamp on the globe,

Below are the most powerful Latinas in this mighty list:

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