EC Hispanic Media outlets El Clasificado, elclasificado.com and El Punto were announced to be among the winners of the 2014 Jose Marti Publishing Awards, at the 2014 National Association of Hispanic Publications conference in Illinois. The three publications were nominated– and won– in seven categories. El Clasificado won gold for “Outstanding Circulation Program” and silver for “Outstanding Classified Section,” both for the 13th consecutive year. “It is such an honor to celebrate the continued success of El Clasificado and to be rewarded for our determination
year after year,” said Martha de la Torre, co-founder and CEO of El Clasificado. “These awards reflect the growing diversity of our company, with new publications like El Punto and our core product, El Clasificado, with a more established presence in the community, as well as an ever-growing presence in the digital world.” Elclasificado.com was awarded silver for Outstanding Publication Website for the fifth consecutive year. Additionally, El Punto, EC Hispanic Media’s monthly Spanish-language publication, picked up four awards– gold for “Outstanding Community Service,” silver for “Outstanding Front Page Design,” and for “Outstanding Cultural Article,” and bronze for “Outstanding Political Article.” The NAHP annual awards aim to recognize excellence in the Hispanic publishing industry.