MARTINEZ: My parents started a security guard business around the kitchen table, and I guarded a parking lot at a Catholic church bingo.
ANNOUNCER: Susana Martinez.
MARTINEZ: Small businesses can't afford lobbyists and lawyers. That's why as governor I fought to level the playing field.
MAN: Governor Martinez helped us get off the ground. She cared about our family business.
ANNOUNCER: Named “National Woman of the Year” by Hispanic Business Magazine.
MARTINEZ: Creating a diverse economy starts small businesses, and that's something I'll never forget.
ANNOUNCER: She's our governor—Susana Martinez.