MARCA Miami marks National Human Trafficking Day with Gripping New PSA video

Hispanic marketing and advertising agency MARCA Miami is helping bring attention to today's National Human Trafficking Day with a new commercial that it created for the Florida Coalition Against Human Trafficking (FCAHT). The new video, dubbed “Makeover”, was produced with the hope that it would raise further awareness and increase knowledge of the signs and symptoms of Human Trafficking. The video can be found on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QxsuLGKi4rs Some key facts about human trafficking
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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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JOB ALERT: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) seeks Director Audience Engagement, Princeton, New Jersey

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The following employment opportunity was posted on Friday, January 10, 2014  ___________________________________________________________________ The RobertWood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) seeks a seasoned, innovative campaign builder to serve as a key architect for the Foundation’s new communications efforts to engage new audiences in a movement to build a national culture of health. To foster this culture, RWJF is creating tools to help people understand both personal and community health data and strategies they
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Paula Kerger, President and CEO of PBS, today announced that Juan Sepúlveda has been appointed PBS Senior Vice President, Station Services following a national search. Mr. Sepúlveda brings to this leadership position over 25 years of experience working with philanthropic organizations, nonprofits, businesses, governments and communities to build efficiencies, find solutions, foster collaboration and nurture innovation. “In today’s increasingly commercialized and consolidated media landscape, public media
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Hyundai Motor America Continues Commitment To Diversity During 2014 North American International Auto Show

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Hyundai Motor America continues its commitment to diversity and inclusion and the community of Detroit during the 2014 North American International Auto Show.  As part of its diversity outreach while in Detroit, Hyundai will partner with community organizations Focus: HOPE, the 18th Annual Urban Wheel Awards and the Ajamu Group's Multicultural Media Luncheon. "At Hyundai, we value highly the communities in which we do business," said Dave Zuchowski, President and CEO, Hyundai Motor America. "Corporate Social
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Tequila Herradura names Fallon MInneapolis as the Brands New Agency of Record

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This week, Tequila Herradura named Fallon Minneapolis as the  brand’s new global agency of record. The appointment follows an agency review and Brown-­‐Forman’s October announcement adding Fallon to the roster for Woodford Reserve Bourbon. It represents Fallon’s third new-­‐business win in less than two months. “We are excited about working with Fallon. As a brand with solid growth and a promising future, Fallon’s creative work will be instrumental in making Tequila Herradura the most admired tequila
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Carlos A. San Jose Named Market President, Clear Channel Outdoor – Chicago

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Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. today announced the appointment of Carlos San Jose as Market President for Chicago, one of the company’s largest operations. In his new role, San Jose will serve as a key member of Clear Channel Outdoor’s senior management team and will direct all aspects of branch operations including finance, operations, real estate, public affairs, marketing and sales. San Jose’s diverse management and sales experience in media will contribute significantly to the acceleration of Clear
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Hispanicize host honored by South Florida lifestyle magazine as ‘mover and shaker’ shaping the community

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Andrea Ocampo-Haley, the official broadcast host of Hispanicize, is recognized in the January 2014 issue of Boca Life Magazine for its annual ’40 Under 40’ awards. Each year the publication names the top 40 people under the age of 40 who are making a significant difference in and around South Florida. “I’m honored and humbled to be recognized by Boca Life alongside such impressive professionals in South Florida” Ocampo-Haley earned a place among the area’s most influential young professionals for her
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JeffreyGroup officially unveils team, clients and locations of its new cross cultural marketing agency Pinta

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Pinta, the full-service cross-cultural marketing agency spun off from leading Latina American communications firm JeffreyGroup, officially opens its doors today with news about the agency's executive management team, clients and office locations in Miami, New York and Los Angeles. Mike Valdes-Fauli, , has led an internal team over the past 12 months preparing the agency for launch, with milestones including: the hiring of an award-winning Creative Director based in Miami; a new head of the New York office who brings a
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The Hispanic Public Relations Association’s Chicago Chapter Launches With New 2014 Executive Board

The Hispanic Public Relations Association's Chicago Chapter (HPRA Chicago) today announced its 2014 Executive Board. Ozzie Godinez, CEO of PACO Communications has been named President of the organization and Cristina Alfaro, director of Diversity External Partnerships at McDonald's Corporation will serve as Vice President/President-Elect. Edelman Media Executive Luis Agostini has been named Vice President; Mariana Mora, senior Hispanic PR associate with O'Malley Hansen Communications will serve as Secretary,
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GOYA, The Society of the Educational Arts, Inc, and the Hispanic Federation celebrate Three Kings Day

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  Goya Foods, Society of the Educational Arts, Inc. (TeatroSEA), and the Hispanic Federation celebrated Three Kings Day to honor the cultural traditions of its Hispanic heritage at Teatro SEA on Monday, January 6, 2014.  The day’s festivities included the enactment of the three kings, distribution of toys to 3,000 children and families, and LIVE music, along with snacks and drinks for the children and their families.  In addition, Goya continued the celebrations at Noche Latina at the Nets vs. Atlanta Hawks
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Entravision’s Erazno y La Chokolata to Debut On WWRL NY

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  Entravision Communications Corporation's El Show de Erazno y La Chokolata, will debut today in New York on WWRL "La Invasora". This major market addition for the Erazno y Chokolata show will make it one of two prime time Spanish-language radio shows with coverage in both New York and Los Angeles. El Show de Erazno y La Chokolata is a top performing radio program with more than 62 affiliates delivering 60% coverage of the U.S. Hispanic population. The cast, led by the multi-talented Oswaldo Diaz, uses
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