Ivan's mission is to inspire the next generation of diverse leaders. His new book, Brand with Purpose, has personal stories, unique interviews, and exercises to educate readers how to find their passion. Please donate and share this campaign with others who support education for diverse students and scholars! We aim to give away 7,000 books to students across the country and give access to leadership education for anyone who seeks it. Each book costs $37 with shipping to get to each student. Every donation adds up!
We have partnered with scholarship funds and community groups to give away books for students in need. Our early community partners include META Foundation, LEAP Foundation, Junior League of LA, USC Lambda Scholars, The Harmony Project, and Youth Business Alliance. More will be announced soon!
A book for leaders, creative thinkers, and ambitious dreamers, Brand with Purpose is filled with tools and expert advice on growing your brand, with enlightening case studies and inspirational wisdom from trailblazers of all stripes. Reflecting on his journey of growing up Latino, LGBTQ, and working middle class, Ivan Estrada is a prime example that hard work and perseverance on a foundation of self-confidence is the way to success. In this book, you will discover how your own experiences hold the key to creating a timeless brand that builds loyalty, influence, and trust—a brand with purpose.
If you know a student who would benefit from this program, or if you know of a private philanthropist or corporate sponsor who would have interest, please connect us or have them contact us. Pledges Inc (EIN:36-4963438) is a registered 501(c)(3) and is acting fiscal sponsor for this campaign.
Ivan Estrada is an inspirational business leader and highly ranked real estate broker with extensive experience in the real estate and finance industries. He is a top producer in the Los Angeles metro area, with a thriving team in residential and commercial properties. Ivan is part of a selected cohort of leaders for the Stanford University Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative. He is a sought-after public speaker on the topics of branding and marketing, personal development, and real estate by organizations such as Inman, California Association of Realtors, and The Real Deal. He produces a large portfolio of video content, including the popular YouTube series Real Estate Minute. He has been featured on NBC’s Open House, HGTV’s House Hunters, and Bravo’s Million Dollar Listing, as well as in LA Times, Forbes, Hollywood Reporter, and Dwell. He was named among the nation’s top “30 Under 30” in real estate with the National Association of Realtors and is also regularly named in Newsweek’s America’s Best Realtors list. He holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and accounting from the University of Southern California and is a CPA. Ivan is currently a member of the Advisory Council at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County and was a former president of the Los Angeles LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce. Ivan is a tenor, known as a teen singer on variety shows for Univision and TV Azteca. He is a proud uncle and loves to take his cockapoo dog, Noah, running on the beach.