The 2016 Award for Executive Leadership in Hispanic Television & Video will be presented for the first time, and NYC Television & Video Week is honored to name Cesar Conde from NBCUniversal as the inaugural recipient. In addition to Conde's social and community initiatives aimed at empowering the Hispanic community in areas of education, health and finance, his many years of dedication to the financial growth and development of the Hispanic segment within the television industry are venerable.
As a video, internet, and mobile service provider to the greatest number of potential Hispanic customers, at&t/DIRECTV will be given the Award for Corporate Leadership in Hispanic Television & Video, which will be accepted by Karla G. Sustaita, director of multicultural video products for AT&T Entertainment Group. DIRECTV offers a diversified set of features to provide Hispanics with affordable access and more choices for video services integrated with mobile and high-speed Internet.
The third and final accolade of the day is the legacy award of this conference. The 2016 Award for Outstanding Achievement in Hispanic Television, will go to Lili Estefan and Raúl De Molina, co-hosts of Univision Network's "El Gordo y la Flaca" (The Scoop and The Skinny). Their body of work on the popular, long-running Hispanic entertainment news program has been delighting audiences since 1998.
In addition to the awards ceremony and luncheon, the Hispanic Television Summit will also present a full-day program that focuses on expanding the business environment of Hispanic TV and Video for this $1.5 trillion market segment. Topics will include advances in advertising, viewership research, promotion, multi-platform distribution, and content from sports, news and reality TV genres, as well as telenovelas, musical concerts, award shows and comedies.
This Summit is produced for the fourteenth time by Schramm Marketing Group.
To purchase early bird tickets (ends Sept. 12) for the Hispanic Television Summit, visit https://nbmedia.swoogo.com/TVandVideoweek.
Visit http://www.nyctvweek.com for a complete schedule of the 4th Annual NYC Television and Video Week, which includes the 26th Annual Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame, Advanced Advertising, Next TV Summit, Virtual Reality 20/20, as well as the Hispanic Television Summit.
For information on 2016 NYC Television & Video Week partnerships and sponsorship opportunities, contact Charlie Weiss at 212-378-0478 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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