Only on Netflix: A New Spanish Language Original Comedy Series Set in the World of Futbol

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Netflix, an Internet television network, announced  its first Spanish-language original series, a comedy from director Gaz Alazraki that reunites the team that made Nosotros los Nobles, one of the most successful Mexican box office hits of all time. The 13-episode series from Alazraki Entertainment is set to premiere in 2015 and centers on a family feud among heirs of a soccer club after the owner's death. Shooting entirely in Mexico and featuring a cast from all over Latin America, including Nobles star Luis
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A+E Networks Latin America and Sony Pictures Television to Launch Lifetime in Latin America

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A+E Networks Latin America, a joint venture between A+E Networks and Ole Communications, and Sony Pictures Television today announced that they will launch Lifetime in Latin America and Brazil.  The channel will debut in July 2014. The announcement was made today by Eduardo (Eddy) Ruiz, President and General Manager of A+E Networks Latin America, who will serve as General Manager for the new channel. "I couldn't be prouder of heading up this new joint venture between A+E Networks Latin America and Sony Pictures
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The Latino Coalition Applauds Confirmation of Maria Contreras-Sweet as Head of Small Business Administration

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Today, The Latino Coalition, a leading advocate for Latino-owned, small and mid-sized businesses, applauds the confirmation of Maria Contreras-Sweet as the head of the Small Business Administration.  TLC Chairman and Former Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration Hector Barreto, made the following statement: "We congratulate Maria Contreras-Sweet on her confirmation and are confident that her firsthand knowledge of running a small business makes her extremely well-qualified and poised to be an
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ColectivaLatina’s Erin Conrad to Discuss Best Practices for Multicultural Brand-Blogger Collaboration at Hispanicize 2014

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Collective Bias, a shopper social media company, announced today that Erin Conrad, head of its new Hispanic social network ColectivaLatina, will participate in a panel discussion at Hispanicize 2014, taking place in Miami, Florida, April 1-4. The panel titled: "The Rules of Engagement 2014: The Annual Update on How Brands and Agencies Can Effectively Engage and Collaborate with Latino and Multicultural Bloggers," will explore the latest best practices of the Latino brand-blogger relationships and showcase recent case
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Entravision Appoints Hilda Garcia to Vice President of Multimedia Content and Community Development

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Entravision Communications Corporation (NYSE: EVC), a leading diversified Spanish-language media company, today announced that the company has appointed Hilda Garcia to the newly created position of Vice President of Multimedia Content and Community Development, effective April 1, 2014.  Her responsibilities include the management and development of multimedia content and alignment of digital initiatives across the company's platform. In her new role, she will also manage Entravision's online communities, develop
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Lopez Negrete Inaugurates Social Media Intelligence Center

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Today, Lopez Negrete Communications, Inc., the nation’s  independent, Hispanic owned and operated, full-service agency specializing in Hispanic marketing, unveiled a new Social Media Intelligence Center at its Houston headquarters. The new state of the art command center will be utilized by the agency’s digital and social media teams to monitor, analyze and engage real-time social conversations for its premier list of clients. “The shift from social listening to social intelligence means using insights to
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Vme TV Celebrates the Life of Cesar Chavez

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  Vme TV, the Spanish-language public television network in the United States, will broadcast an original, 60-minute production, "Vme Especiales: César Chávez," focused on the upcoming film, "Cesar Chavez" and Chavez' contributions to the advancement of Latino civil rights.  The program presents previews of the film and Vme TV host Jackeline Cacho engages Los Angeles students on their perspectives on the impact that Cesar Chavez has had on their lives. The program will air on March 28, 2014 at 9:00 p.m.
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Hispanic Chamber of E-Commerce’s Private Business Network for Family Businesses, Entrepreneurs and Hispanic Professionals Reached 5,000 Users

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Back in October 2013, the Hispanic Chamber of E-Commerce launched a private business network in an effort to improve communication among members. The organizations has announced today that the private business network has reached more than 5,000 users in four months, making it one of the fastest growing Hispanic private business networks in the country. "The Hispanic Chamber of E-Commerce is a social enterprise, using the power of business for social good. Our business model allows us to be financially
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Lexus Announces Partnership With EMMY-Nominated Music Series “Té Para Tres con Pili Montilla”

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  The new Emmy nominated show "Té Para Tres con Pili Montilla" will partner with Lexus to release 15  five-minute web-ready episodes on their exclusive online destination,Vidalexus.com.   Created, produced and hosted by Emmy Nominated TV Host Pili Montilla and directed and edited by two-time Emmy Winning director Juan Agustín Márquez,“Té Para Tres” is a place of musical discovery that provides an entertaining, intimate, and spontaneous look at a “day in the life” of today's most
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NBCUNIVERSAL CABLE ENTERTAINMENT APPOINTS NIDIA CACEROS KILDE AS VICE PRESIDENT, COMMUNICATIONS

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NBCUniversal has named Nidia Caceros Kilde Vice President, Communications, responsible for leading strategic communications for the cable entertainment group’s President and Chief Content Officer, Jeff Wachtel, and the studios under his purview – Universal Cable Productions and Wilshire Studios, which develop and produce award-winning programming and digital content distributed across global platforms, including USA Network, Syfy, Bravo, E! Entertainment, Oxygen and Esquire Network.   Caceros Kilde is
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Meruelo Media Unveils Broadcasting Studios In Los Angeles

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On Wednesday, January 15, Meruelo Media, a Southern California minority-owned media group and owners of Spanish language television stations MundoFOX 22, Super 22 and Los Angeles radio station, 93.5 KDAY, celebrated the grand opening of Meruelo Media Broadcast & Studio Center with a ribbon cutting ceremony in the presence of more than 250 guests. Alex Meruelo Principal of Meruelo Group stated, "Today is a very special day for my family, our media business continues to grow making our voices louder in this
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First Season for Andrés Orozco-Estrada and Houston Symphony Unveiled in Multi-Media Blitz

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While still in the midst of a record-breaking Centennial Season, the Houston Symphony announced its 101st season of concerts, the first under new music director Andrés Orozco-Estrada, in an unprecedented multi-media event.  A live television broadcast and streaming webcast were produced in conjunction with Houston Public Media on the University of Houston campus at the Melcher Center for Public Broadcasting.  Hosted by KUHA Classical 91.7 FM's St.John Flynn, the 30-minute program aired on KUHT Channel 8 and featured
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