Beatriz Colón

Founder and President

Beatriz fulfills her passion by following Oprah Winfrey’s words, “Follow your passion. It will lead you to your purpose”. Beatriz believes in taking care of the environment; and has the dream of helping people incorporate digital services to their businesses.

About the Founder

  • Beatriz has a proven track record of successful, innovative leadership working in the areas of strategic planning, finance, human resources, and administration services. With her entrepreneurial vision Beatriz has seen many companies with the need to digitalize their documents. Digitalization allows companies to save office space and guide them to a paperless culture. In addition, this provides resiliency, and sustainability. Now more than ever when working remotely is gaining momentum, especially with the younger generations, she understands that having the documents digitalized benefits all companies specially those who work remotely.

  • Beatriz grew up in a family of entrepreneurs, worked with entrepreneurs in PPA and ERM, and knows from experience the effort of each one. Precisely, this is why she understands and makes it easier for companies to digitalize documents by classifying them, scanning them, and later on destroying hard copies. All this following the main values: Confidentiality, resiliency, mitigation, efficiency, and effectiveness.

  • Beatriz leverages her expertise in Management, Finance, Human Resources and Strategic Solutions to build successful business relationships that provide exceptional client services and strong connections with clients. She focuses on IBS’s overall business management, while identifying, pursuing, and executing strategic growth opportunities, including partnerships. Beatriz understands the importance of team building and the success that is derived from working with other people and winning as a team.

  • Prior to starting IBS, Beatriz worked in the past 27 years at Environmental Resources Management as Chief Financial Officer and Human Resources Director in Panamá and Puerto Rico, where she lives. She is proud of having opened offices and watching them grow. She has worked with ERM offices in different countries like Mexico, Panamá, Venezuela, Colombia, and Guyana.

  • In 2015, she got distinguished as Collaborator in Hogares Crea; in 2019 she was distinguished as Entrepreneur, Women who rule “40 under 40’, by Caribbean Business. Beatriz has a Natural Science Bachelor’s Degree, Major in Biology, and Minor in Accounting from University of Puerto Rico. She is a Certified Human Resources Management Professional from Laboral Legislation School.