As I write this blog entry with just a few days to go until the NGLC Conference, I'm remembering the last piece I wrote about five years ago entitled "Time to Bake a Bigger Pie." It touched upon the importance of our industry embracing
Edoardo Chavarin — NaCo — Continuing our conversation about trends in music and fashion among the urban culture, we sat down with cultural guru, Edoardo Chavarin, Chief Creative officer of NaCo, to dig in a li
There is something very interesting that happens when you visit Barcelona (or Catalunya for that matter). Most residents are bilingual and live in that bilingual world with ease…not very different from Latinos in the US. Now, I am very cle
As part of the semi-idyllic period that is the sabbatical between Christmas and New Year’s I read a clever book by Mexican writer Jorge Volpi entitled “El Insomnio de BolÃvar,” which loosely translates to “BolÃvar’s Insomnia.” In this tome
You gotta love this. A few years ago Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor got Major League Baseball to say Uncle. Now, another wise Latina, Congressman Linda Sanchez of California did the same to the NFL.
There's no doubt, as was pointed out in a recent analysis of Hispanic news stories, that a Puerto Rican was the Hispanic highlight of 2009--Sonia Sotomayor. But if we can point to one Latin nationality that has
I thought it was interesting that this year's Hispanic Heritage Month seemed to stretch into two months--Latinos were all over the news in November. And that's a good thing. But in looking at the events of this
On October 4th, 2009 I was lucky enough to be in attendance at the 3rd annual ADCOLOR Awards which took place in Phoenix, AZ at the Biltmore hotel amongst a record setting crowd of roughly 500 guests. In my opinion, the main highlight of th