September 20, 2010

NAHJ Condemns Slaying of Photojournalist in Ciudad Juarez

National Association of Hispanic Journalists condemns the killing of photojournalist Luis Carlos Santiago and wounding of his colleague, Carlos Manuel Sanchez, of El Diario, a daily newspaper in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. Further, NAHJ calls on Mexican President Felipe Calderon to demand a prompt and thorough investigation of the crimes and prosecution of those responsible.

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Havas Aims to Expand in Latin America

Havas SA, owner of the Euro RSCG Worldwide advertising agency, is seeking Asia-Pacific takeovers and expects revenue from the region to more than triple to as much as 20 percent of the total in five years. The company is also looking for an expansion in Latin America.

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Our Sept. 30 Conference – New Speakers: MEC’s Al Cruz and MPG’s Lisa Torres

Two confirmations by major speakers for our upcoming September 30 NYC Conference: Al Cruz, MEC Partner, Communications Strategy Director who leads media buying and planning for the AT&T account will be a panelist at the “Clients – Wireless” panel. In addition, Lisa Torres, EVP Group Account Director at MPG Diversity, where she plans and buys media for brands including AutoZone, Fox Sports, Sears and Kmart, will be leading one of the Advertiser Roundtables starting at 4:15pm.

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