SOURCE: Mercado de Dinero

Mercado de Dinero

April 28, 2009 10:30 ET

Mercado de Dinero USA Wins 4 Prestigious Awards for Excellence in Hispanic Print Media

José Martí Awards Were Presented During NAHP's XXIV Annual Conference

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - April 28, 2009) - The National Association of Hispanic Publications (NAHP) announced the 2008 winners of the José Martí Publishing Awards honoring excellence in Hispanic print media at the organization's conference held recently in McAllen, Texas.

Mercado de Dinero USA took home one gold award for Outstanding Business Article "De Wall Street a Global Street: Una crisis que está cambiando el panorama financiero global"; two silver awards, one for General Excellence Outstanding Weekly Newspaper (circ 30,000), and one for Outstanding Special Section "Huellas de una Crisis"; and a bronze award for Outstanding Design.

"This year's winners of the José Martí Awards are the best of the best and we applaud them for their excellence and challenge all our members to strive for excellence daily," said Clara Padilla during the 24th Annual Conference.

In just three years since the publication was founded in South Florida this is the second time MDUSA receives the award for General Excellence and Outstanding Business article. But this year, the publication also took the awards in design and special section.

"For us this is the result of the MDUSA's commitment. It is also a recognition of the hard work of the editorial and design department that make every effort to provide the best journalistic content for readers," said Manouch Neme, director of Mercado de Dinero USA from their new facilities in Brickell, Miami.

"With our publication we strive to make a difference in the Hispanic market and little by little we are accomplishing this mission. Working every day to become the best," added Neme.

MDUSA, a business/consumer oriented newspaper, competed with more than 300 entries that were submitted to the NAHP, with a panel of 12 judges choosing gold, silver and bronze awards for categories of General Excellence, Outstanding Sections, Written Word, Design, Photos, Cartoons and Marketing. The NAHP is comprised of the largest Hispanic publications in the United States, with entries being received from dailies, weeklies, bi-weeklies and monthlies.

Mercado de Dinero USA is part of Ausbanc International Media Group which also publishes editions in Spain, England, Colombia and Venezuela.

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