Anheuser-Busch imports Mexican lager Montejo to the southwest

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  Beer drinkers in the southwestern United States can quench their thirst for a unique, refreshing and authentic Mexican lager when Montejo arrives at bars, restaurants and at grocery and convenience stores in September. Anheuser-Busch will import Montejo – a golden lager beer with more than 100 years of Mexican brewing tradition. The launch of Montejo marks the first import from Mexico to the United States by Anheuser-Busch. With origins in Mexicos’s Merida, Yucatan, Montejo is brewed at Cerveceria
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Mi Amor Gala hosts Havana White Party to empower Latina victims of domestic violence

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  Domestic violence is a hidden horror in the hispanic community, one that hit home early for Luisa Diaz. She was only five years old when she witnessed her grandmother’s struggle to care for 15 children after escaping her grandfather’s abuse. “My grandmother is my hero because she left with no education, and struggled to take care of us,”said Diaz. “If more people in the hispanic community shared their stories, they would realize they’re not alone.” According to the National Latino Network,
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Hemisphere releases second quarter results, completes Spanish TV mergers

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    MIAMI, Aug 12, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. HMTV -1.90% (“Hemisphere”), the only publicly traded pure-play U.S. media company targeting the high growth Hispanic TV/cable networks business, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Alan Sokol, CEO of Hemisphere, stated, “Our second quarter performance reflected the sound execution of our strategic plan to drive growth in our networks. We continued to leverage our
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Vme interviews Hispanicize 2014 Latinovator Recipient & Cuban Blogger, Yoani Sanchez

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Vme TV introduces audiences to the controversial Cuban blogger, Yoani Sanchez, with an exclusive interview discussing issues, hardships and the future of digital communications in her native island. “Vme Entrevista: Yoani Sanchez,” airs on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 3:30 p.m. E/P. During her visit to the Hispanicize 2014 conference in Miami, Florida, Alonso Castillo had the opportunity to interview Yoani Sanchez, who talked about her role as the digital and social voice of Cuba – a country that, for over 50
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Denny’s reaches out to Hispanic market by launching Latino Facebook page

Denny's vice president of marketing John Dillon   Denny’s has fostered its relationship with seniors, Millennials and Hispanics by speaking their language, which is why the Spartanburg, S.C.-based brand launched the Denny’s Latino page on Facebook last month, vice president of marketing John Dillon said. The nearly 1,700-unit chain not only will interact with its Spanish-speaking guests through Denny’s Latino, but also will offer original and curated content meant to entertain and engage a Hispanic
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Telemundo Sports Anchor Andres Cantor, Ruben Mendiola, President mun2, And Gary Zenkel, President NBC Olympics to speak at Hispanic Television Summit

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Andres Cantor, the iconic sports anchor and analyst at Telemundo, Ruben Mendiola, President of mun2, and Gary Zenkel, President of NBC Olympics and President of Operations & Strategy, NBC Sports Group, will take part in a keynote discussion — "Going for the Next Goal"— on how future telecasts of the Olympic Games and FIFA World Cup will impact Hispanic viewers at the 12th Annual Hispanic Television Summit on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at the New York Marriott Marquis. This annual event is presented by leading
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El Rey Network Names Skip Chaisson, Senior Vice President, Creative & On-Air Promotion

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 El Rey Network, Robert Rodriguez’s 24-hour English language channel, today announced that Skip Chaisson, founder of the highly-regarded production company, Skip Film, has been appointed Senior Vice President, Creative & On-Air Promotion. Chaisson, who is based in Los Angeles, will report to Scott Sassa, vice chair and Robert Rodriguez, network founder and chairman. Chaisson is founder and principal of Skip Film, a highly-regarded production company specializing in movie trailers, main titles for film and
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rbb Public Relations and VSBrooks Make Florida Trend’s Top 100 Best Companies List

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VSBrooks ADVERTISING, a Coral Gables-based integrated marketing firm serving both the general and multi-cultural markets, was recently named in Florida Trend magazine as one of Florida's Best Companies To Work For in the Best Small Companies category (15–49 employees). In the Best Small Companies category, the firm is listed as the top company located in South Florida. The annual Best Companies list appears in the August issue of Florida Trend magazine. 100 companies are ranked in small, medium and large employer
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Southwest Airlines Launches Service To Beach Resort areas of Cancun and Los Cabos Mexico

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Southwest Airlines  launched initial service to Mexico with inaugural flights over the weekend. The nonstop routes previously served by wholly owned subsidiary AirTran Airways now operate daily between Orange County/Santa Ana and San Jose del Cabo/Los Cabos, Mexico, and between Cancun and both Atlanta and Baltimore/Washington. Saturday-only service on Southwest between Milwaukee and Cancun begins Aug. 16, 2014. The Company plans to fully convert all international and domestic service currently flown by AirTran to
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MundoFOX LA Delivers First-Ever Local Town-Hall Debate on US-Mexico Children Immigration Crisis

In an effort to voice, inform, and educate Angelenos on the ever-growing issue of immigration, Noticias 22 MundoFOX, the Los Angeles flagship affiliate of MundoFOX, premiered "Fronteras Encontradas" (Crossed Borders), a special town hall news debate and discussion featuring local political figures, activists and artists. The August 4 premiere featured a two-part series of the debate covering the controversy behind immigration in a time where thousands of children are fleeing their countries in the hopes to escape
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Best Western releases Survey detailing Travel Habits of U.S. Hispanics

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A new survey on the travel habits of U.S. Hispanics conducted by Best Western International revealed mobile is a critical tool for Hispanic travelers on the go, with more than a quarter of respondents reporting they have booked travel reservations via mobile phones in the past year. Survey results also found 62 percent of respondents use their mobile phone to research their travel options, and 28 percent of travelers rely on their mobile phone to discover nearby attractions around their hotel. Best Western
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Mayweather Promotions to work with Hispanic marketing firm Pinta

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  Mayweather Promotions is pleased to announce that they have retained the services of Pinta, a cross-cultural marketing firm, to assist efforts to market the company, its fights and fighters to the Hispanic community. Pinta targets general market consumers in diverse communities, first-generation Hispanics nationwide, and U.S.-born, English-dominant and fully-acculturated Latinos. Pinta, which means “paint” in Spanish, has offices in Miami, New York, and Los Angeles and will offer a wide array of
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