HPRA hosting 4th annual professional development seminar June 19 with leading PR experts and top journalists

4th Annual Hispanic Public Relations Association Professional Development Seminar   Los Angeles, CA – The Hispanic Public Relations Association (HPRA) will host its 4th Annual Professional Development Seminar on Friday, June 19 at UCLA.  The half-day seminar will feature two insightful media workshops on key topics to enhance communication skills and a resume critique workshop.   The first workshop will be a media relations forum with top journalists sharing what they consider newsworthy. The second workshop will
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On second thought: Valdés-Fauli stays with Jeffrey Group to continue leading agency's Hispanic Practice

Mike Valdés-Fauli, managing director of The Jeffrey Group, will remain with the agency after all, two weeks ago after resigning from the PR firm's New York office in order to relocate to Miami.  Now back in South Florida, Valdés-Fauli will remain as the agency's U.S. Hispanic Practice leader.  Patricia Taylor, senior manager of The Jeffrey Group's New York office, will assume most of Valdés-Fauli's former responsibilities.
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Hispanic Marketing Job Posted May 27, 2009

(Before responding to employment opportunities listed here please consider the date when the job was posted in order to determine if that position has been filled.  Generally speaking, one to two months after posting may be too late to respond.) Subject: Marketing Gigs in Dallas A recruiter friend of Juan Torne of HispanicTrending.net is currently filling the brand team for a very successful food/beverage company with US headquarters in Dallas. They market to US Hispanic consumers, with a well known brand family
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LAGRANT Foundation to award $100,000 to 15 ethnic minority college students pursuing PR, marketing studies

LOS ANGELES – The LAGRANT Foundation (TLF) will award $100,000 in scholarships to a total of 15 ethnic minority college students pursuing a degree in advertising, marketing or public relations – seven African Americans, six Hispanics and two Asian/Pacific Islanders. TLF will be holding the 11th Anniversary Scholarship Recognition Reception and Awards Program on Monday, June 1, 2009 at 6:00 p.m. at New York University’s Kimmel Center. CNN National Correspondent, Jason Carroll, will serve as the Master of
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'PRSA Diversity Today' Podcast Focuses on Hispanic Public Affairs

NEW YORK,  /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) today posted a new podcast that shares insights on how to execute effective campaigns to influence Latino communities, mainstream constituents, government and institutions in the latest installment of its "PRSA Diversity Today" podcast series.  Produced in partnership with WebmasterRadio.FM, the podcast is a monthly series that reinforces the importance of diversity in today's business and society. With more than half of the
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VPE Public Relations Launches commUNITY, Latino Social Media Specialty

VPE Public Relations launched commUNITY, a Latino Social Media specialty area to broaden clients’ online Hispanic marketing platforms. Along with maximizing existing social media opportunities, VPE will also help clients grow their online visibility by providing in-house website design development and maintenance, digital press kits, graphic design, media design and programming, as well as online research.  Social Media commUNITY ranges from strategically utilizing various online tools and platforms to get a
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PRSA-PR Newswire National Diversity Tour visits Boston event recap and photos

BOSTON - On May 8, the Curry College Communication Department hosted the Boston Chapter, Public Relations Society of America’s monthly meeting, with an attentive audience of nearly 40 communication professionals from the Boston area listening…and learning. The program topic, “Maximizing Your Multicultural Marketing and Public Relations Initiatives,” spoke to the very challenges that we as communicators…and as educators…face in our day-to-day activities. “Who are your target audiences?” “What do
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