SAN DIEGO, CA – November 15, 2022 The San Diego Business Journal and community leaders will come together to recognize extraordinary women at the Business Woman of the Year 2022 Awards, featuring Maritza Diaz, Chief Executive Officer of ITJ, as one of the finalists. This award is an acknowledgment given to the top 10 dynamic women business leaders who have made significant contributions to their communities, achieved significant business success, and made advancements in the field of innovation in San Diego’s workplaces and communities.
The honorees were announced at the formal event, which was held on November 15, 2022, in the Hyatt Regency La Jolla At Aventine from 11:00am to 2:00pm. A breathtaking celebration featuring the wonderful honorees and the work they have done over the years.
Alongside 50 outstanding women in the San Diego community, Maritza Diaz stands for ITJ. A business that began operations in 2019, and a San Diego-based provider of technology services that enables clients to establish technologically advanced hubs in Tijuana. By establishing Software Centers of Excellence through a unique BOT model and granting access to nearshore digital talent, ITJ’s objective is to contribute to the improvement of people’s lives through digital innovation. Over the course of the years, the company has grown its clients by 200% and has generated +760 job positions in the Cali Baja region.
As a female leader among influential women, Maritza Diaz has made it her mission to help San Diego’s life science and technology sectors expand and become more competitive in the world. Diaz is adamant about making an impact in the community by encouraging other women to pursue leadership positions in the industry and by encouraging community involvement.
“We are really proud to be a part of this group of exceptional women who have excelled in leadership roles in the city of San Diego. I owe everything to my exceptional team, which has stood by my side throughout and kept me inspired to move forward steadily towards our goals.” — Maritza Diaz, CEO of ITJ.
About the event
Business Women of the Year Awards 2022 is an annual event held in the city of San Diego, with the objective to recognize strong and extraordinary women business leaders who have contributed significantly to San Diego’s workplaces and communities.
The evening features a panel discussion on the topic of speak-up standup. Additionally, the honorees will receive a Live Achievement Award.