SOURCE: Hispanic PR Blog

Hispanic PR Blog

September 19, 2012 11:43 ET

Hispanicize 2013 Unveils Advisory Board of Leading Hispanic Brands and Industry Executives From Media, Marketing, Music and Film Industries

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - Sep 19, 2012) - Senior executives from leading Hispanic brands, ad agencies, PR firms, the Latin music industry, journalists, film festival directors and even a world renowned inventor were officially named today to the national advisory board of Hispanicize 2013 ( (#Hispz13), April 9-13, 2013. The fourth annual event will be held at the Eden Roc Hotel in Miami Beach.

"Our advisory board represents a Who's Who of Hispanic market executives and thought leaders that will collaborate with us and with each other to build an incredible Hispanicize 2013 program," said Manny Ruiz (@MannyRuiz), creative director and founder of the event. "The activities and content we're already creating will demonstrate why Hispanicize 2013 is the trendsetting crown jewel of Latino events in the United States." (See Hispanicize 2013 Preview Video here:

A partnership of the Hispanic Public Relations Association (HPRA), Hispanicize, the Hispanic PR Blog and the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), Hispanicize 2013 is a trailblazing multi-industry event that has become a major national launch pad for ideas, celebrities, ventures, products, services, films, music groups and more targeting Latinos. (Watch the Hispanicize 2012 Recap Video here:

The advisory board's role is to select the content and speakers that best represent trends in the multiple industries that will converge at Hispanicize 2013.

The Hispanicize 2013 board is comprised of:

Sponsorship and Registration Information

Sponsorship information is available by contacting or calling 203.364.4779. Hispanic Heritage Month Early bird registration rates are available through October 31 at To reserve your hotel room go to

About Hispanicize 2013

Now in its fourth year, Hispanicize 2013 ( (#Hispz13) is the iconic annual event for Latino trendsetters and newsmakers in social media, journalism, advertising, PR, film, music and innovation. 

Hispanicize 2013 brings brands, media, marketers, celebrities, filmmakers, innovators and bloggers together in a unique creative environment focused on ideas and best practices. The event is a launch pad for creative endeavors, new products, technologies, marketing campaigns, films, books and more targeting Latinos. 

Hispanicize 2013, a partnership of the Hispanic Public Relations Association (HPRA), Hispanicize and the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), will be held at the Eden Roc Hotel in Miami Beach, April 9-13, 2013.

About the Hispanic Public Relations Association (HPRA)

The Hispanic Public Relations Association (HPRA) is the foremost organization of Hispanic public relations practitioners in the U.S. HPRA is a resource for communications professionals and for individuals seeking Hispanic market expertise. It is dedicated to the recognition and advancement of Hispanics in public relations through year-round programs, professional development seminars and networking. 

Together with HPRA Los Angeles, the founding chapter established in 1984, HPRA hosts one of the industry's most anticipated annual events: the PRemio Awards and Scholarship Gala. Over a quarter million dollars in scholarships have been awarded to college and university students of Latino descent pursuing careers in communications. The National organization meets the needs of the growing number of Hispanic PR practitioners, independents and agencies throughout the U.S. HPRA National, its Chapters and those Chapters in formation are paving the way for the next phase of growth and evolution in the PR industry, especially in the Hispanic market space. For more information please visit

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