On October 25, 2017, the Ecuadorian DSA (AEVD) celebrated its 15th Anniversary in conjunction with the gala dinner and awards ceremony. Keynote speakers among others included the first lady of Ecuador Rocio Gonzalez de Moreno, the first lady of Quito Maria Fernanda Pacheco and WFDSA Executive Director Tamuna Gabilaia.
During her presentation, the First lady of Ecuador Rocio Gonzalez de Moreno recognized direct sellers, especially women who are engaged in direct selling. She also stated that the national government supports start-ups in the interest of the country’s economic development. First Lady María Fernanda Pacheco spoke about an important initiative to help senior citizens start their own business. She highlighted the importance of taking direct selling as a model of success and applying it to seniors. Tamuna Gabilaia presented on the global direct selling industry.
WFDSA presented AEVD with a plaque of appreciation for years of outstanding service to the direct selling industry.
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