April 1-4, 2014
InterContinental Miami hotel
100 Chopin Plaza
Miami FL 33131
Now in its fifth year, Hispanicize 2014 (http://www.HispanicizeEvent.com) (#Hispz14) is the iconic, largest annual event for Latino trendsetters and newsmakers in social media, journalism, advertising, PR, music, film and innovation. Featuring U.S. Hispanic thought leaders and celebrities from across the country, the 5th anniversary edition of Hispanicize will be taking place at the InterContinental hotel in downtown Miami with several offsite events at major cultural venues.
Co-chaired by award winning journalist Maria Hinojosa of NPRâ€™s Latino USA and Patricia Pineda, Group Vice President of the Hispanic Business Strategy Group of Toyota Motor North America, Hispanicize 2014 is expected to gather more than 1,700 of the nationâ€™s most influential Latino professionals from the industries of blogging, journalism, music, marketing, film and business over four full days.
The event is a launch pad for creative endeavors, new products, technologies, marketing campaigns, films, books and more targeting Latinos in the U.S. and/or Puerto Rico.
In addition to Hollywood music and film icons, Hispanicize this year will reward several top Latinas with its coveted â€˜Latinovatorsâ€™ award. Three of the four recipients (one more is about to be named) include:
Shelia E, Grammy nominated singer/songwriter/producer
Yoani SÃ¡nchez, Cuban dissident blogger
Maria Hinojosa, NPRâ€™S Latino USA award-winning host