Today's Date: September 25, 2021
Nacha Commends IRS for Sending 430,000 Child Tax Credit Payments by Same Day ACH   •   NASA Releases Interactive Graphic Novel "First Woman"   •   The Change Company Closes $75 Million Senior Debt Offering   •   Black Owned Lifestyle Cannabis Company All Day Ace™ in Partnership With Triller Sponsors 2Chainz Birthday Celebration   •   /C O R R E C T I O N -- Women's Liberation Front/   •   Mortgage Connect Promotes Meghan Jones-Rolla to Chief Operating Officer, Servicing and Capital Markets   •   CCTV+: Xi calls for global sci-tech innovation cooperation at opening of 2021 Zhongguancun (ZGC) Forum   •   Walgreens Announces Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots Now Available Nationwide for Eligible Individuals   •   McHappy Day® raises more than $4.5 million in support of Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) and local children   •   DICK'S House of Sport Knoxville Becomes a Proud Corporate Partner of University of Tennessee Athletics   •   Nomi Health Announces Hours and Locations for COVID-19 Community Testing Sites in Alabama as Statewide COVID Cases Increase   •   Rite Aid Statement on CDC Recommendation Regarding COVID-19 Vaccine “Boosters”   •   Goldfish Swim School Wraps Inspiring 'Dream Big Little Fish' Campaign - Encourages Believers & Achievers to Dream Big on Wor   •   Walmart and Sam’s Club Now Administering Booster Shots   •   Rite Aid Partners With Uber Eats to Expand On-Demand Delivery Nationwide   •   Love at First Taste   •   Swappable Announces Partnership with Esports T1's Dota 2 Team   •   MONAT® Global Launches Damage Repair Haircare Collection   •   New Report - OUR STORES, OUR FUTURE - Ending Unsafe Alcohol Retail Practices Can Stop Underage Drinking Before It Starts   •   A New 3D Kirby Game, First Look at Bayonetta 3 and a Massive Expansion for MONSTER HUNTER RISE Highlight the Latest Nintendo Dir
Bookmark and Share

Hispanic Television Summit Slated For September In NY


NEW YORK- Leading television industry publications Broadcasting & Cable andMultichannel News have announced that the 2010 recipient of their coveted Lifetime of Achievement in Hispanic Television Award will be Oscar De La Hoya, the Olympic gold medalist (1992), 10-time boxing world champion, author, Latin Grammy-nominated recording artist, entrepreneurial businessman, and philanthropist.

The award will be given in acknowledgement of De La Hoya's outstanding contribution to television targeted to Hispanic viewers.  Among his many achievements are record-setting pay-per-view bouts, which have traditionally attracted a large base of Hispanic fans.  One of the most notable events was the fight against Felix Trinidad in 1999, which broke the previous record for pay-per-view revenues. Another was the bout againstFloyd Mayweather Jr, in 2007, which generated hundreds of millions of dollars from 2.4 million pay-per-view buys. The 2007 fight set the current record for the greatest number of orders ever for a boxing event.  De La Hoya continues to make his contribution to Hispanic television through his boxing business, Golden Boy Promotions, and ventures like the Major League Soccer team, Houston Dynamo.  

"Oscar De La Hoya has had a remarkable impact on the television business, especially with Hispanic viewers. We feel strongly that he deserves to be recognized for the role he has played, and continues to play, in helping to generate significant revenues for the industry," said Larry Dunn, Group Publisher for Broadcasting & Cable and Multichannel News.  

The two TV trade publications annually present the Hispanic Television Summit during which they collectively bestow the award for a Lifetime of Achievement in Hispanic Television. There is only one recipient per year. This year, the award will be presented at a luncheon ceremony during the Summit, on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at the Hilton New York Hotel.

Previous recipients of this award include Sabado Gigante host, Don Francisco; sportscaster Andres Cantor; host of Al Rojo Vivo, Maria Celeste Arraras; talk-show personality and host of El Show de CristinaCristina Saralegui; network news journalist and anchorman, Jorge Ramos and General Manager of North America Marketing at Procter & Gamble, Edgar Sandoval.

"We at Golden Boy are proud that Oscar will join the esteemed ranks of the previous Award honorees", said Richard Schaefer, CEO of Golden Boy Promotions.  Schaefer went on to say, "The Hispanic viewer is to be credited for much of Oscar's success. Now, through his philanthropic ventures, Oscar has been "giving back" to the audience that has given so much to him.  We are pleased to see that Oscar is being acknowledged for what he has achieved so far, both in the ring, and out."

About the Summit: The Hispanic Television Summit has been presented annually since 2003 and attracts more than 400 attendees.  The Summit is the television industry's signature conference for executives involved in the business of television and digital video targeted to the US Hispanic and Latin American viewing audience.  The Summit is the Hispanic cornerstone in the line-up of advertising trade activities scheduled during the 2010 Advertising Week New York.  The Summit is produced forBroadcasting & Cable and Multichannel News by the Schramm Marketing Group Inc., a NY-based marketing services company which includes Hispanic marketing among its specialties.

To register, please visit:


Multichannel News covers multichannel television and communications providers, such as cable operators, satellite TV firms, and telephone companies, as well as emerging Internet video and communication services. www.multichannel.com

Broadcasting & Cable covers the business of television for industry professionals offering breaking news and analysis on programming, syndication, the station business, technology and advertising for broadcasting, cable, satellite, telco TV and the Web. www.broadcastingcable.com

Advertising Week Advertising Week draws thousands to New York for a week long think-tank comprised of over 200 different events, panels and discussions that focus on advertising. For more information, visit www.advertisingweek.com

 

SOURCE Broadcasting & Cable and Multichannel News



Back to top
| Back to home page
Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
Breaking News
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News