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Avis, SB&D, Gatorade and OMD to Discuss What’s Next at Portada Miami April 19

With only four weeks until Portada Miami 2018, the agenda for April 18-19 has been unveiled, and the speaker lineup couldn’t be more exciting. From the use of technology to the future of soccer, experts in marketing to Latin American consumers Ricardo Casco, Ricardo Arias Nath, Andrés Amezquita, José María Sanabria, and Jill Leccia will get together at the EAST hotel to discuss key knowledge about this market’s needs for the future— which is already here.


Live-streaming App Spotlite to expand to LatAm

Startup Spotlite has raised  US$10 million from Sequoia Capital China and BlueRun Ventures.The funding will be used to construct out the product, make key hires and develop its advertising and marketing and promoting efforts, particularly in LatAm and Asian markets.


Possible Saudi Savior for AC Milan

Saudi property developer Fawaz Alhokair is considering a bid to own A.C. Milan.Arab investors continue to make forays into football ownership due to the brand power of top clubs, and it may be sooner rather than later that they look control South American teams as well.


LatAm: E-Commerce to Grow at a 19% CAGR Over the Next 5 Years

Global eCommerce market will grow at an average of 11% over the next five years with Latin America leading the way, according to new data from leading payments company Worldpay.Latin American eCommerce market is set to grow at a CAGR of 19% over the next five years, rising from US$59bn today to US$118bn in 2021 – the biggest rise of any region.


PrizeLogic Expands to Latin America

What: Promotional Tech Agency PrizeLogic  brings on Mexico-based industry expert John Trainor to spearhead growth of global footprint. Why it matters: Trainor will connect with new potential clients based throughout Latin America including Mexico, Central and South America. PrizeLogic, one of America’s leader in results-driven promotions, is announcing the company’s first commitment to international expansion. Leon, Mexico-based industry […]


IMS Acquires Majority Stake in European and Asian Ad Network Httpool

What: Digital ad sales and media buying company IMS Internet Media Services (IMS) will acquire a majority stake in Httpool, an international cross channel ad network. Why it matters: The deal will create one of the largest digital marketing and ad sales companies in the industry, with a combined operation supporting more than six thousand agencies and brands worldwide. […]


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North American World Cup Bid Moving Closer For 2026

North American World Cup Bid Moving Closer For 2026

FIFA has reviewed (markedly different) bids from Morocco and North America for the 2026 World Cup. Initial signs point towards the United 2026 bid, and as that gains traction, marketers can plan for increased interest here.


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In what some are calling the fourth industrial revolution, new technologies like AI and VR are expected to dominate the marketing space. Marketers like Bravo and Fernandez agree that companies need to evolve to survive. We talked to Nestlé's Margie Bravo and NFL's Marissa Fernandez about what's next in marketing and how to prepare for what the future brings.


Meltwater’s Ana Hoyos: “We See Great Potential for AI Expansion in Latin America”

Meltwater’s Ana Hoyos: “We See Great Potential for AI Expansion in Latin America”

The social media landscape is changing at an accelerated pace; artificial intelligence is acquiring a prominent role and companies have to adapt to survive. We talked to Ana Hoyos, area director at Meltwater Latin America, about the recent acquisition of Sysomos and what it means for social media analysis.