Video Marketing

WPP Buys Stake in Digital Content Producer 88rising, Strengthens Multicultural Bet

WPP has made an startegic investment in 88rising, Inc. (“88rising”), a US-based producer of digital content catering to the Asian millennial market.The investment completes WPP’s other multicultural investment in companies such as Woven Digital, which creates content for the millennial male market in the US, and Mitú, the digital media company focused on developing content for Latino youth in the US and worldwide.


Fullscreen Research Suggests Gen Z Prefer Social First, Want Branded Content & Praise Influencers

What: Fullscreen’s latest research conducted by Leflein Associates  investigated media preferences and trends of Gen Z and millennials and how both generations significantly differ. Why it matters: Millennials present a higher preference for traditional platforms (including “traditional digital”) than their Gen Z counterparts. Gen Zers are shifting away from text-based online content in particular, in favor of streaming content – […]


NewFronts: NGL Studios Announces Two Exclusive Digital Content Initiatives

Video marketing solutions company, NGL Media, held its NewFront in New York City.The company led by CEO & Founder David Chitel is the only Latino and multicultural Millennial video pure play that participated at the Newfronts this year. Its new offerings include two comedy initiatives to be distributed over Mobile, OTT, social and potentially linear distribution channels. The content can be described as “quality funny” targeting today’s digitally connected New Generation Latino and multicultural audience.


Video Marketing Awards’ Nominees Have Been Submitted, Vote Now!

PortadaLat has announced the 2017 Video Awards nominees. Voting is open through May 19 to determine the winners of two categories: Top Latin Online Video Campaign and Top Video Creator. Below are the 13 shortlisted nominees. Peer-to-Peer recognition is a foundation of the PortadaLat Awards and it’s up to you to vote which candidates win. Check out the nominees and vote for your favorite now!


Award Spotlight: Top Digital Innovator and Top Panregional Marketer Nominees

Find out the PortadaLat Nominees for Top Digital Innovator and Top Panregional Marketer, and vote for your favorite. Voting is open through May 19 to determine the winners. Below are the 21 shortlisted nominees. Peer-to-Peer recognition is a foundation of the PortadaLat Awards and it’s up to you to vote which candidates win. Check out the nominees and vote for your favorite now!


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Jill Leccia, Gatorade Sr. Director of PepsiCo Latin America Beverages, talked to Portada about the process of creating a global marketing campaign that's also aware of consumer's individual needs. Today it is more important than ever for brands to connect with consumers at a personal level while keeping local idiosyncrasies in mind but within a global context.