SOURCE: Mercado de Dinero USA

Mercado de Dinero USA

March 16, 2010 13:00 ET

Mercado de Dinero USA Wins 6 Prestigious Awards for Excellence in Hispanic Print Media

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

ALBUQUERQUE, NM--(Marketwire - March 16, 2010) - The National Association of Hispanic Publications (NAHP) announced the 2010 winners of the José Marti Publishing Awards honoring excellence in Hispanic print and online media, during the 25th Annual Conference held recently in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Mercado de Dinero USA participated among the newspapers up to 29,999 (circulation copies) and took home four Gold Awards for Outstanding Business section; Outstanding Business Article "Desafío Global: modificar el sistema financiero"; Outstanding Design Newspaper-Tabloid Format and Outstanding Editorial Cartoon. This media outlet won also two Silver Awards, one for Outstanding General Excellence: "Outstanding Spanish Language Weekly Newspaper" and for Outstanding Business Article: "La banca en el quirófano."

For the first time, MDUSA won two awards on the same category (Outstanding Business Article).

In just four years since the publication was founded in South Florida this is the third time MDUSA receives the award for General Excellence and Outstanding Business article. For the second consecutive year, the publication took an award for design and for the first time for outstanding editorial cartoon.

"These recognition encourage us to continue serving the Hispanic community with editorial excellence," said Manouch Neme, director of Mercado de Dinero USA in Miami.

"The economic environment gave us the chance to thrive as a newspaper confirming that behind every crisis there is an opportunity. We believe that the Hispanic entrepreneurship will help the country to recover and we expect to be here for that moment," 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.

2010 Jose Marti Awards from the National Association of Hispanic Publication to MDUSA:

A. General Excellence Award

Silver Award
Outstanding Spanish Language Weekly Newspaper
Up to 29,999 circ.

B. Outstanding Section Award

Gold Award
Outstanding Business Section

C. Editorial Writing Award

Gold Award
Outstanding Business Article
Desafío Global: modificar el sistema financiero  (Adriana Carrera)

Silver Award
La banca en el quirófano (Antonio María Delgado)

D. Design Award

Gold Award
Outstanding Design Newspaper - Tabloid format (Oscar Parra)

E. Photo and Cartoon Award

Gold Award
Outstanding Editorial Cartoon (Daniel Jardim)

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

Please visit www.mercadodedinerousa.com for more information.

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