Mariana is a technologist, connector, & entrepreneur. She was a pioneer in her hometown of Mexico City, where she founded the first VR & 360 video production & branding agency, JoltVR. She co-founded Opaque Studios, where she leads the roadmap for developing new tools for Virtual Production using VR & AR. She was one of the ten finalists of the Women Startup Challenge VR and AI. She was featured in Variety magazine, and named one of the top 10 VR innovators to watch out for.