Univision Communications Inc. announced that it was recognized with the Exemplary Practice of Corporate Governance & Board Diversity Award by the New America Alliance at the organization’s 4th Wall Street Summit held on October 27th – 29th in New York City. Co-President of Univision Television Group, Thomas Arnost, accepted the award on Univision’s behalf.
“Univision is honored to receive this award as it is a great testament to the breadth of voices our Company represents,” said Arnost.
“Together with the New America Alliance, we are committed to further developing the participation of US Hispanics both within our company and throughout the business community.”
The New America Alliance aims to increase participation of Latino businesses and business owners in the marketplace by working to enhance opportunities available to obtain capital and build wealth in the American Latino community. As part of its Corporate Board Initiative, in 2003 it established the Corporate Governance Award program to recognize outstanding Fortune 1000 CEOs for leadership in promoting board diversity.