Richard Montañez: The Importance of Diversity in Sparking Innovation


Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 4:30pm to 5:30pm


Sanders Theatre
Meet Richard Montañez in person before Fox Searchlight Pictures releases their biopic movie "Flamin' Hot". His story of pushing through adversity and battling issues of inclusion and belonging in the work place will amaze you, and his entrepreneurial and innovative spirit is infectious. As the creator of the cultural phenomenon, “Flamin’ Hot Cheetos,” he notes, “There was something special about being different.” Come learn from him how to prepare yourself to “walk through different doors.” Don’t miss hearing his riveting, personal story of growing up in a migrant farm camp to now living in Beverly Hills. Please pick up your free tickets at the Harvard Box Office located in the Smith Campus Center. Tickets can also be reserved online for a $3 fee.