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SPLENDA(R) Brand and Univision Make Sweet Dreams Come True For Army Sergeant Returning To Iraq

Before dad ships out, military family has sweet escape to renew wedding vowTouching reunion is highlight of Cristina’s Soñando Contigo prime-time special


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Fort Washington, PA–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–June 12, 2007–A military couple’s dream to renew their wedding vows in the presence of their three daughters came true with a sweet escape sponsored by the SPLENDA(R) Brand and Cristina Saralegui, as part of a special Father’s Day edition of her Univision program Soñando Contigo – just before the dedicated officer shipped out for his third tour of duty in Iraq.

U.S. Army Sgt. Rogalio Paredes’ poignant family reunion premiered yesterday on Soñando Contigo (“Dreaming with You”), a one-hour prime-time special produced quarterly by Univision’s Cristina show. The program aims to make a dream a reality for a Hispanic family or individual. The show’s producers and SPLENDA(R) Brand executives selected Sgt. Paredes’ letter from among four deserving families’ requests, narrowed down from thousands the show received.

“My youngest daughter barely knows me because I had to leave for Iraq when she was just a week old,” Sgt. Paredes, wrote to Univision. What touched the show’s producers was Sgt. Paredes’ wish to marry his wife ‘again’ to give his daughters the chance to see their parents reaffirm their commitment to each other. “It’s very hard for the girls, living with a dad who is working so far away from them; they miss him a lot,” added Mrs. Paredes. “But the love we feel for each other is the thing that keeps us together during these hard times when he has to go to war.”

Because Sgt. Paredes’ infrequent visits home are often a whirlwind of social obligations with family, friends and neighbors, Cristina producers and the SPLENDA(R) Brand created a fantasy getaway just for the immediate family. The SPLENDA(R) Brand flew the couple, their daughters and Sgt. Paredes’ mother to Las Vegas for the wedding ceremony in May. During the trip, a crew from the Cristina show taped the wedding preparations and the ceremony.

Next, producers whisked the Paredes family to Miami to tape the in-studio portion of Soñando Contigo. During the program, host Cristina Saralegui announced the Paredes family and presented them with their dream prize from the SPLENDA(R) Brand which included a $5,000 wedding gift. A highlight of the in-studio celebration was the presentation of a lavish wedding cake sweetened with SPLENDA(R) Brand Sweetener which was created by renowned Chef Lorena Garcia, owner and executive chef of Elements Restaurant in Miami. The beautiful wedding cake was shared with all members of the studio audience.

Each family had a unique and heartwarming situation, but the Paredes were chosen because of their closeness and commitment to each other as well as willingness to give up so much of their personal lives in the pursuit of patriotism and freedom.

Additionally, Univision.com is hosting SPLENDA(R) Dulces Deseos (Sweet Wishes), an online contest version of the Soñando Contigo program presented by the SPLENDA(R) Brand, which will run through July, when a winner is chosen. Online visitors to the Univision site can submit their dreams electronically in 150-200 words, and the SPLENDA(R) Brand will award one lucky winner $5,000 to bring it to life. As a bonus prize, Univision will include a VIP tour for two to the Univision Miami studios and tickets to attend a taping of Sabado Gigante, the top-rated and longest running variety show hosted by Don Francisco. To participate, online visitors can log into Univision.com, uniclave: SPLENDA.

To view video clips of Sgt. Paredes’ sweet dream come true on Soñando Contigo, or to enter the SPLENDA(R) Dulces Deseos contest, visit http://www.univision.com, uniclave: SPLENDA.

About SPLENDA(R) No Calorie Sweetener

SPLENDA(R) No Calorie Sweetener is made from sugar so it tastes like sugar and consumers have quickly adopted this SPLENDA(R) Sweetener Product as their no calorie sweetener of choice. In 2003, it became the nation’s #1 selling branded sweetener in retail outlets. SPLENDA(R) No Calorie Sweetener is available in granulated form in a 9.7 oz. Baker’s Bag, equivalent in sweetness to 5 lbs. of sugar, which is ideal for cooking and baking, as well as in 1- and 2-lb. sweetness equivalent boxes, and in cartons of individual packets.

About SPLENDA(R) Brand

SPLENDA(R) Sweetener Products are marketed by McNeil Nutritionals, LLC. SPLENDA(R) Brand Sweetener is used in more than 4,000 products of major food and beverage brands worldwide. You can find out more about SPLENDA(R) Sweetener Products or get recipes and tips on cooking and baking with the brand by logging on to http://www.splendaenespanol.com or http://www.SPLENDA.com, or call 1-800-7-SPLENDA (1-800-777-5363) or (1-888-466-8746).

About McNeil Nutritionals

McNeil Nutritionals, LLC, is a marketer of innovative nutritional products. The company’s mission is to give people the ability to actively manage their own health. McNeil Nutritionals, LLC, markets SPLENDA(R) No Calorie Sweetener, SPLENDA(R) Sugar Blend, SPLENDA(R) Brown Sugar Blend, VIACTIV(R) Calcium Soft Chews, VIACTIV(R) Multi-Vitamin Soft Chews, LACTAID(R) Milk and Dietary Supplements, and BENECOL(R) Spreads. McNeil Nutritionals, LLC, is headquartered in Fort Washington, PA.

About Univision Communications Inc.

Univision Communications Inc. is the premier Spanish-language media company in the United States. Our powerhouse portfolio includes Television, Radio, Music and Internet offerings that entertain and inform more Hispanics each day than any other media company in the country. Our television operations include the Univision Network, TeleFutura Network, Galavisión, Univision and TeleFutura Television Groups. Univision also owns and operates Univision Radio, Univision Music Group and Univision Online. Univision holds a 50% interest in TuTv, a joint venture formed to broadcast Televisa’s pay television channels in the U.S., and a non-voting minority interest in Entravision Communications Corporation, a public Spanish-language media company.

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SPLENDA (R) Brand and Univision Make Sweet Dreams Come True For Army Sergeant Returning To Iraq

Before dad ships out, military family has sweet escape to renew wedding vow

Touching reunion is highlight of Cristina’s Soñando Contigo prime-time special

NOTE TO EDITORS: A high-resolution image is available at: http://www.hispanicprwire.com/home.php?l=in

Fort Washington, PA–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–June 12, 2007–A military couple’s dream to renew their wedding vows in the presence of their three daughters came true with a sweet escape sponsored by the SPLENDA(R) Brand and Cristina Saralegui, as part of a special Father’s Day edition of her Univision program Soñando Contigo – just before the dedicated officer shipped out for his third tour of duty in Iraq.

U.S. Army Sgt. Rogalio Paredes’ poignant family reunion premiered yesterday on Soñando Contigo (“Dreaming with You”), a one-hour prime-time special produced quarterly by Univision’s Cristina show. The program aims to make a dream a reality for a Hispanic family or individual. The show’s producers and SPLENDA(R) Brand executives selected Sgt. Paredes’ letter from among four deserving families’ requests, narrowed down from thousands the show received.

“My youngest daughter barely knows me because I had to leave for Iraq when she was just a week old,” Sgt. Paredes, wrote to Univision. What touched the show’s producers was Sgt. Paredes’ wish to marry his wife ‘again’ to give his daughters the chance to see their parents reaffirm their commitment to each other. “It’s very hard for the girls, living with a dad who is working so far away from them; they miss him a lot,” added Mrs. Paredes. “But the love we feel for each other is the thing that keeps us together during these hard times when he has to go to war.”

Because Sgt. Paredes’ infrequent visits home are often a whirlwind of social obligations with family, friends and neighbors, Cristina producers and the SPLENDA(R) Brand created a fantasy getaway just for the immediate family. The SPLENDA(R) Brand flew the couple, their daughters and Sgt. Paredes’ mother to Las Vegas for the wedding ceremony in May. During the trip, a crew from the Cristina show taped the wedding preparations and the ceremony.

Next, producers whisked the Paredes family to Miami to tape the in-studio portion of Soñando Contigo. During the program, host Cristina Saralegui announced the Paredes family and presented them with their dream prize from the SPLENDA(R) Brand which included a $5,000 wedding gift. A highlight of the in-studio celebration was the presentation of a lavish wedding cake sweetened with SPLENDA(R) Brand Sweetener which was created by renowned Chef Lorena Garcia, owner and executive chef of Elements Restaurant in Miami. The beautiful wedding cake was shared with all members of the studio audience.

Each family had a unique and heartwarming situation, but the Paredes were chosen because of their closeness and commitment to each other as well as willingness to give up so much of their personal lives in the pursuit of patriotism and freedom.

Additionally, Univision.com is hosting SPLENDA(R) Dulces Deseos (Sweet Wishes), an online contest version of the Soñando Contigo program presented by the SPLENDA(R) Brand, which will run through July, when a winner is chosen. Online visitors to the Univision site can submit their dreams electronically in 150-200 words, and the SPLENDA(R) Brand will award one lucky winner $5,000 to bring it to life. As a bonus prize, Univision will include a VIP tour for two to the Univision Miami studios and tickets to attend a taping of Sabado Gigante, the top-rated and longest running variety show hosted by Don Francisco. To participate, online visitors can log into Univision.com, uniclave: SPLENDA.

To view video clips of Sgt. Paredes’ sweet dream come true on Soñando Contigo, or to enter the SPLENDA(R) Dulces Deseos contest, visit http://www.univision.com, uniclave: SPLENDA.

About SPLENDA(R) No Calorie Sweetener

SPLENDA(R) No Calorie Sweetener is made from sugar so it tastes like sugar and consumers have quickly adopted this SPLENDA(R) Sweetener Product as their no calorie sweetener of choice. In 2003, it became the nation’s #1 selling branded sweetener in retail outlets. SPLENDA(R) No Calorie Sweetener is available in granulated form in a 9.7 oz. Baker’s Bag, equivalent in sweetness to 5 lbs. of sugar, which is ideal for cooking and baking, as well as in 1- and 2-lb. sweetness equivalent boxes, and in cartons of individual packets.

About SPLENDA(R) Brand

SPLENDA(R) Sweetener Products are marketed by McNeil Nutritionals, LLC. SPLENDA(R) Brand Sweetener is used in more than 4,000 products of major food and beverage brands worldwide. You can find out more about SPLENDA(R) Sweetener Products or get recipes and tips on cooking and baking with the brand by logging on to http://www.splendaenespanol.com or http://www.SPLENDA.com, or call 1-800-7-SPLENDA (1-800-777-5363) or (1-888-466-8746).

About McNeil Nutritionals

McNeil Nutritionals, LLC, is a marketer of innovative nutritional products. The company’s mission is to give people the ability to actively manage their own health. McNeil Nutritionals, LLC, markets SPLENDA(R) No Calorie Sweetener, SPLENDA(R) Sugar Blend, SPLENDA(R) Brown Sugar Blend, VIACTIV(R) Calcium Soft Chews, VIACTIV(R) Multi-Vitamin Soft Chews, LACTAID(R) Milk and Dietary Supplements, and BENECOL(R) Spreads. McNeil Nutritionals, LLC, is headquartered in Fort Washington, PA.

About Univision Communications Inc.

Univision Communications Inc. is the premier Spanish-language media company in the United States. Our powerhouse portfolio includes Television, Radio, Music and Internet offerings that entertain and inform more Hispanics each day than any other media company in the country. Our television operations include the Univision Network, TeleFutura Network, Galavisión, Univision and TeleFutura Television Groups. Univision also owns and operates Univision Radio, Univision Music Group and Univision Online. Univision holds a 50% interest in TuTv, a joint venture formed to broadcast Televisa’s pay television channels in the U.S., and a non-voting minority interest in Entravision Communications Corporation, a public Spanish-language media company.

NOTE TO EDITORS: A high-resolution image is available at: http://www.hispanicprwire.com/home.php?l=in

SPLENDA(R) Brand and Univision Make Sweet Dreams Come True For Army Sergeant Returning To Iraq