Marlene Quincoces, better known as “MarlyQ”, is an award-winning event producer, social entrepreneur and philanthropist. MarlyQ is the Founder & CEO,“Chief Events Officer”of StarMar Events. StarMar Events is a comprehensive consulting, production and management firm specializing in large-scale public and cause-related productions in South Florida for government, nonprofit and corporate clients. StarMar Events’ signature PARK Project is the 5K Freedom Run & PARK Festival; a volunteer-driven community fundraising event dedicated to remembering, honoring and celebrating American Heroes. The inaugural event united more than 600 runners, hundreds of volunteers and dozens of businesses and organizations and was featured on Univision/Telefutura, Miami’s Community Newspapers and the front page of The Miami Herald. PARK Grants were raised for five local non-profit organizations to help support military, veterans, police, firefighters and service families year-round.