Just like the movie ‘A Day without a Mexican’ that famously presented the impact the Mexicans have on the economy of California, now imagine based on the wishes of some executives in our industry that would like to see Spanish-Language media die a miserable death.
"There's a huge audience out there that wants to see people on television that look and live their lives like they do. We're happy to accommodate them." That's how Steve Koonin, president of Turner Networks
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
At the inaugural Tecate Premios Deportes a couple of years ago, Denver Nuggets star Carmelo Anthony stood at the podium and proudly proclaimed in Spanish that his father was Boricua. Clearly no one from the
For many of you that do not remember the early years of our industry, we lived them and can tell you that there were intuitive strategic initiatives that help establish credibility and trust in our pioneers and allow