Leyda Hernandez is the founder and CEO of C’EST DU LUXE, a membership for the world's most engaged luxury executives and entrepreneurs. As a keynote speaker, Leyda’s thought leadership furthers the global narrative of modern luxury and its diverse manifestations across technology, culture, and commerce. In 2017, she was recognized on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list. Her work has been quoted and featured in media outlets around the globe including TIME, Inc., 7 Entertainment Paris, New York 1 News, and Yahoo Finance. At home in New York City, she develops and teaches courses on luxury branding and marketing as an adjunct professor with New York University, the Fashion Institute of Technology, and LIM College.