Senior executives from leading Hispanic brands, ad agencies, PR firms, the Latin music industry, journalists, film festival directors and even a world renowned inventor were officially named today to the national advisory board of Hispanicize 2013 (www.HispanicizeEvent.com) (#HISPZ13), April 9-13, 2013. The fourth annual event will be held at the Eden Roc Hotel in Miami Beach.

“Our advisory board represents a Who’s Who of Hispanic market executives and thought leaders that will collaborate with us and with each other to build an incredible Hispanicize 2013 program,” said Manny Ruiz (@MannyRuiz), creative director and founder of the event. “The activities and content we’re already creating will demonstrate why Hispanicize 2013 is the trendsetting crown jewel of Latino events in the United States.” (See Hispanicize 2013 Preview Video here: http://bit.ly/hispz13Rising).

A partnership of the Hispanic Public Relations Association (HPRA), Hispanicize, the Hispanic PR Blog and the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), Hispanicize 2013 is a trailblazing multi-industry event that has become a major national launch pad for ideas, celebrities, ventures, products, services, films, music groups and more targeting Latinos. (Watch the Hispanicize 2012 Recap Video here:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kzWRv9iiZG4).

The advisory board’s role is to select the content and speakers that best represent trends in the multiple industries that will converge at Hispanicize 2013.

The Hispanicize 2013 board is comprised of: