La Opinión in Los Angeles announced their continuing tradition of honoring 30 extraordinary women with its signature editorial series and awards luncheon, Mujeres Destacadas / Exceptional Women.

While Unleash the Power Within has come to Los Angeles many times, this will be the first-ever Spanish-translated UPW event held on the West Coast. For Spanish speakers, it's an unprecedented opportunity to create their own breakthroughs, faster and easier, with help from the world's leading catalyst for change.

In celebration of Women’s History Month and the myriad contributions of women in business, Univision Communications Inc. announced the launch of its Women’s Leadership Council to help advance women at Univision and prepare the next generation of women leaders.

A new bilingual platform for women called Hispana Global. The company, founded by Jeannette Kaplun, targets Latinas, and offers content for moms and women in different life-stages.

alPunto's Enrique Turégano has been selected as a judge for the 2013 American Heart Association Go Red for Women Multicultural Scholarship award.

Monica Lozano, CEO of impreMedia, was honored in Washington D.C. at the 12th Annual Keepers of the American Dream awards presented by the National Immigration Forum.

To extend its longstanding legacy of service in the Hispanic community, Univision Communications Inc.

I don’t need to tell you that Thanksgiving Day is around the corner. You must be receiving the daily email holiday coupons, constantly being TV-fed the holiday shopping sales…and let’s not forget receiving in the mailbox shoppers filled with pictures of plump turkeys and canned pumpkin. This is the one other holiday – aside from Christmas Day – that touches on all the consumer senses – and it’s those marked senses that drive sales for brands. What I find interesting about Thanksgiving Day, from an advertising perspective, is that Hispanic marketers have not fully tapped into the cultural differences of this American tradition. by Zaida Granados / Guest Blogger at Zubination

During the XIII Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards, Univision Communications Inc. unveiled Generación América, a new empowerment platform dedicated to preserving and sharing the stories of Hispanics in America. Developed in partnership with the Immigrant Archive Project, Generación América is a multifaceted initiative that includes video vignettes and events to highlight stories of individual achievement.

República announced that its chairman and CEO, Jorge A. Plasencia, has been selected by the Spain – U.S. Chamber of Commerce as the first-ever recipient of the Goya Hispanic Achievement Award. The honor will be presented at a gala dinner on Monday, Oct. 29 at the New York Public Library.

John Backer spent the first few of his 61 years with Church World Service (CWS) waiting by the piers in New York City. The reason? is celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month with the launch of "NBCLatino Innovators." In partnership with NBC News, MSNBC, and, NBCLatino will spotlight 20 Hispanic innovators from across the country who are making outstanding contributions across a variety of field

Porter Novelli announced that Sonia Sroka, senior vice president and director of Hispanic marketing, has been honored by PRWeek as one of the industry’s most influential communications thought leaders under the age of 40.

America's Navy announced it will honor its current and former Navy personnel through the "Beyond the Call" diversity campaign.

Al Aguilar, Creative Civilization Chairman and CEO will receive the national 2012 Hispanic Marketing Achievement Award, to be presented at the 16th Annual Hispanic Marketing Midwest Conference