Winners of Portada Awards Announced Amid #PortadaNY Excitement

What: The winners of the 2018 Portada Awards were announced during an exclusive party at the end of #PortadaNY on September 25.
Why it matters: The winners of each of the five Portada Awards categories are a good representation of successful practices in the marketing and advertising industry.


After a full day of panels, speed-networking, delicious food and great views of the Manhattan skyline, Portada was thrilled to close the annual Portada New York marketing conference with an Award Ceremony last night, in which the five Portada Award Winners were announced. The principal of Portada’s non-for-profit partner BOSS NYC, Josh Solomon, kick-started the show. Also present were the sponsors of Portada New York: Adsmovil, AcuityAds, Cultura Colectiva, HCode, Latcom, Oath, Undertone, and VidaPrimo.



The Winners of the 2018 Portada Awards 


Grassroots Multicultural Fan Engagement by a Team, Property or League

NASCAR Latino, "NASCAR Latino Grassroots Influencer Program"



Best Multicultural Engagement Activation by a Brand with a Team or League


American Airlines, "Extending the Culture of Carnaval / When RIO Carnaval meets U.S. Basketball"


Best Soccer-Specific Activation in North America


Club de Cuervos / Netflix, "Chava en Rusia"


Top Brand Marketer Driven by Multicultural Insights

Jorge Inda Meza, Head of Marketing, West Region, Anheuser-Busch


Top Campaign Driven by Multicultural Insights

Gallegos United, "El Chavo/Toma leche”



The juries that chose the winners were composed by members of Portada’s Sports Marketing Board and Agency Star Committee, two units of the exclusive Council System, which is formed by seven units in total, and whose members will have four private meetings in 2019. To find out more about this and other opportunities Portada has to offer, contact sales coordinator Michelle Lopez at

Portada 2019 Events 

March 15, 2019: Portada Los Angeles -Brands-Sports Summit, Hotel Loews Santa Monica, Los Angeles
April 3, 2019: Data and Content Marketing Forum, New York City
April 12, 2019: Portada Miami:  Hotel EAST, Miami 
September 12, 2019: Portada New York, Yotel New York, New York City 
October 17, 2019: Portada Mexico, Casa Lamm, Mexico City



Janet Grynberg @grynberg_janet

Janet has worked as editor and translator since 2013. After graduating with honors when receiving her Bachelor's Degree in English literature, she began working as a book reviewer for Expansión, the leading business magazine in Mexico. She has also worked as editor of young adult literature for publishing houses like Planeta and Penguin, and she's the author of a book of short stories. She's in the process of getting her MA in English at McGill University. Her interests include arts, good food, and her 8 pets.


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