Archive for 05/07/2013

Damian Voltes, Serial Entrepreneur and VC, Director at Patagonia Ventures an early stage fund in LatAm

Interview with Damian Voltes Portada:  Tell us a bit about your career so far? Damian Voltes: Co-founded EmergingCast a company focused on an Internet-based model for the professional creation of content at scale in LatAm. Acquired by Demand Media (NYSE:DMD). Currently serving as VP, International. Co-founded Digital Ventures and InZearch leading Ad Network and SEM/SEO […]


Nuria Net, Managing Editor, Features – Digital at Fusion, the ABC and Univision Joint-Venture

Interview with Nuria Net Portada: Tell us a bit about your career so far? Nuria Net: I’m an entrepreneur, everything I’ve done has been to break stereotypes, reach new audiences, serve underserved markets  Portada: What is your dream career objective? Nuria Net: Create diverse content for a multicultural American youth that goes beyond “Latino” labels  Portada: Why […]


Is Twitter on its Way to an IPO?

Twitter’s hiring of Cynthia Gaylor, an experienced banking specialist at Morgan Stanley, kicked off media speculation that the company was on the road to going public, even though company co-founder Jack Dorsey had said earlier in the week that “we’re not even thinking about it.” Through a tweet, Twitter announced its hiring of Gaylor, a […]


CNN Latino Expands into Salt Lake City

CNN Latino, the Spanish block programmed exclusively for the U.S. Hispanic market, has signed an affiliation agreement with KPDR Partners to begin airing on KPDR-LD 19 in Salt Lake City. The agreement calls for KPDR-LD to broadcast CNN Latino’s block from 3-11 PM and from 4-12 PM (MT). Channel 19 is a low-power television station and Salt Lake […]


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