Guadalupe Gonzalez is a staff reporter at Inc. Magazine, where she covers startups, technology, IPOs, and global issues, including trade policy and immigration. She was born and raised in Monterrey, Mexico, just a few hours away from the U.S.-Mexico border. She started her career working in media relations for Femsa, a Mexican multinational company with businesses in the beverage, retail and logistics industries. In 2015, she moved to the U.S. to study at New York University, where she earned an MA in magazine writing. She is based in Brooklyn, New York.