Ernesto Posadas is the Business Development Manager for Louisiana-based tech platform Waitr Holdings Inc. Ernesto was born and raised in New Orleans. He is first generation American born of a Honduran Mother and a Guatemalan Father. He attended Jesuit High School in New Orleans and proceeded to obtain a degree in Political Economy and International Development from Tulane University. Before assuming his current role at Waitr, Ernesto held the position of International Sales Executive with Copa Airlines. Ernesto is currently a lead launch developer for Waitr across the Southeast USA region launching countless new markets and establishing secure business relationships. He lays the groundwork for successful business execution. He is also extremely proud to have represented the first international flight connecting New Orleans with Latin America in over 10 years and understands the importance of his role to the city and region. He spends his spare time at his local crossfit gym, keeping up with global events, and remaining very active on various boards and committees in the greater New Orleans region including: Idea Charter Schools Board, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Board, Hispanic Young Professionals, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce General Board, World Trade Center of New Orleans International Business Committee.