Erika Cruz, Planning Director from Edelman Miami takes over as the 2020 HPRA Miami President, and Daniela Martucci, CEO and founder of DMH Americas will serve as VP/President elect.
As the only non-profit association dedicated to Hispanic marketing & communications professionals and those seeking insights into the Hispanic market, HPRA provides professional development tools and resources on the latest trends, issues and best practices in the field.
"It's an honor to lead this organization and continue to support our industry in such an important year for the country and the Hispanic community," said Cruz. "We will continue to serve as a resource for our local professionals, fostering relationships and creating opportunities for our members."
In addition to Erika and Daniela, the HPRA Miami 2020 Board of Directors includes:
Treasurer: Nelliette Cruz, Havas Formulatin
Secretary: Dionne de Vallois, sociedAD
Social Media: Andreina Baquero-Degwitz, Edelman
Membership: Bea Garcia, Deutsche Post DHL Americas
Programming: Gabriela Carrero and Zulema Santacruz, Edelman
Digital Marketing: Victor D. Melo, DMH Americas
Scholarship & Student Development Communication: Gizzella Bruck, DMH Americas
Board Member at Large: Annette Malkin, Culturewise Collective
Immediate Past President/Board Member at Large: Margarita Hernandez, Cision/PR Newswire
HPRA Miami will be coordinating professional development initiatives and exclusive networking opportunities with top journalists and industry thought leaders as well as helping full-time Hispanic college students pursuing a career in PR, advertising or marketin