In an unprecedented bid to bring unity to the Hispanic advertising, PR and social media industries, three of the nation’s top Latino marketing trade media journals – The Hispanic PR Blog, Produ and Hispanic Market Weekly – announced today that they are uniting to help create the marketing industry content of Hispanicize 2013.
Now in its fourth year April 9-13 in Miami Beach, Hispanicize 2013 (http://www.HispanicizeEvent.com) (#Hispz13) is the iconic annual event for Latino trendsetters and newsmakers in social media, journalism, advertising, PR, film, music and innovation.
“This is a partnership between friendly competitors who respect each other and who realize that together we can help elevate the industry to new heights,” said Manny Ruiz (@MannyRuiz), creative director of the Hispanicize event and co-publisher of the Hispanic PR Blog. (See Hispanicize 2013 Preview Video here: http://bit.ly/hispz13Rising).
The trade media outlets will help create the marketing industry content for the event in close collaboration with the national advisory board of Hispanicize 2013 as well as leaders from the Hispanic Public Relations Association and the Public Relations Society of America. (To submit your unique session idea for PR, advertising, social media, film or music visit http://www.hispanicizeevent.com/session-submission.html).
“Between our respective platforms and partners we have incredible content ideas and connections to make the marketing showcase of the event very special for brands, agency creatives and media buyers,” said Mara Fernandez, Marketing and Sales Director for Produ.com|Hispanic Publicidad. The first trade media outlet in the market, Produ has been publishing U.S. Hispanic and Latin American news about advertising, media, public relations and telecommunications since 1989.
Hispanic Market Weekly (http://www.HispanicMarketWeekly.com), established in 1997 by longtime journalist and publisher Arturo Villar, is the publication of choice for corporate marketers, agencies and media professionals needing breaking news, research, insight, marketing profile data and analysis.
The Hispanic PR Blog (http://www.hispanicprblog.com), founded in July of 2009, is the nation’s most visited web site about news and insights regarding multicultural public relations and social media marketing. In addition to its daily web site and newsletter, the Hispanic PR Blog enjoys a strong Twitter following @HispanicPR and its Facebook fan page.