North Carolina Clients: Suhail Mendez and Wilfredo Cegarra
Suhail Mendez and Wilfredo Cegarra, originally from Venezuela, are the co-owners of CM Safety Global, LLC. Wilfredo is an expert in occupational safety and health, with over 18 years of experience, including five years in the U.S. with advanced studies and specialization in ergonomics, risk assessment, environmental studies, OSHA Outreach, and NC State training certificate. Suhail Mendez is a specialist in project management, with over 15 years of experience in industrial production, engineering, maintenance, and services in the food and pharmaceutical industries.
Advised by the Latin American Coalition, Suhail and Wilfredo sought Prospera’s help in March 2023. Since then, they have counted on the organization’s guidance and support to advance their business every step of the way. Through personalized business consulting, Suhail and Wilfredo have developed a strong business plan and brainstormed ideas to strategically boost their business growth.
CM Safety Global offers unique OSHA seminars in Spanish and remains very active in the community in North Carolina. They share that every small business is born from a desire for self-improvement, which drives every small business owner to set high goals and dreams. Suhail and Wilfredo’s advice to other Hispanic entrepreneurs is to strive for more knowledge to determine the best actions that will lead to success.