Dr. Rafael Marrero

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Dr. Rafael Marrero is the founder and CEO of Rafael Marrero & Company, a management consultancy firm focused on advising entrepreneurs on how to do business with the U.S. Government, the richest customer in the world.


Meet Dr. Rafael Marrero

With 35 years of experience in his industry, a graduate of Stanford and Cornell Universities Marrero is a leading national expert in federal contracting, small and medium business entrepreneurship, and project management.


Best-Selling Author

Dr. Marrero is the author of two Amazon bestsellers in Spanish: “La salsa secreta del Tío Sam”, the first Spanish language book on contracting and entrepreneurship in the federal sector, and “América 2.0: La Guerra de Independencia de EE. UU Contra China” (America 2.0: The U.S. War of Independence from China).


Successful CEO

Founded in 2008 and based in Miami, FL, his firm has been recognized twice by Inc. magazine as one of the 500 fastest-growing private companies in the United States and as one of Inc. magazine’s best 50 workplaces in America.


Supplier of the Year

In 2016, Dr. Marrero received the Supplier of the Year award, the highest honor given to minority businesses in the country by the National Minority Supplier Development Council. In 2019, his company won the Small Business of the Year, awarded by the South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s Sunshine Awards.

Passionate Communicator

Through his talks, articles, seminars, webinars, and radio and television interviews, he intends to put his extensive theoretical and practical knowledge in the hands of the population sector with the greatest growth and impact on the country’s economy: the Hispanic community.

Here are some of the media where he has been invited to comment on small business financing options, SBA programs, and current economic events:


  • The Epoch Times

  • Americano Media

  • FOX News

  • Univision

  • Telemundo

  • NBC

  • Mega TV

  • América TeVé

  • EVTV

  • SBS

  • Radio Mambí

  • Radio Caracol

  • Zeta 92.3

  • Bloomberg

  • EFE

  • Diario Las Américas

Industry Expert

Before creating Rafael Marrero & Company, he served as a corporate vice president for MasTec, a Fortune 500 multinational telecommunications, energy, and construction company. He also served as Latin America program manager for By Light Professional IT Services, a leading project management company that works with the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD).