LINDA DE JESUS-CUTLER, PRESIDENT OF THE BRAVO GROUP, NAMED TO CRAIN’S NEW...

LINDA DE JESUS-CUTLER, PRESIDENT OF THE BRAVO GROUP, NAMED TO CRAIN’S NEW YORK BUSINESS’ PROFILE OF ’40 UNDER 40′ RISING STARS



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NEW YORK, NY–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–February 27, 2003–Linda De Jesus-Cutler, President of The Bravo Group, the leading U.S. Hispanic integrated marketing communications agency, has been named to Crain’s New York Business’ annual “40 under 40” rising stars. This special section profiles up-and-coming professionals who have made an impact on New York’s business industry and have positively affected their community’s quality of life.

Humbly commenting on the award, De Jesus-Cutler stated, “I am honored to be included on this list of distinguished professionals. These are exciting times for Hispanic marketing and the community of over 36 million U.S. Hispanics. Certainly, this is an accolade for both the Bravo family and myself as success to me is only achieved through innovation and good old-fashioned teamwork. This milestone energizes me and fortifies my resolve to continue cultivating superior client relations and to further nurture Bravo’s incredible talent base.”

De Jesus-Cutler was named President of The Bravo Group in September 2002. She reports directly to Daisy Expósito-Ulla, the company’s Chairman/CEO and Founder. De Jesus-Cutler’s tenure includes several key management positions. She joined the company in 1989 and has since played a key role in developing accounts with prestigious clients such as AT&T, Mazda and Banco Popular.

Recognized as both a Hispanic Market specialist and a communications industry visionary, her expertise has been featured by major media outlets including the Los Angeles Times, CNN en Español, Crain’s and DM News. In early 2000 Advertising Age, the industry’s premier trade publication, named De Jesus-Cutler one of Advertising’s “Women to Watch,” a distinction bestowed upon “selected female executives who are destined for greatness in the industry.” Most recently, she was inducted into the Advertising Hall of Achievement by the American Advertising Federation.

The Bravo Group, a WPP company, is the leading U.S. Hispanic integrated communications agency and has estimated billings of over 275 million in 2002. Established in 1980, The Bravo Group creates award-winning programs that incorporate advertising, event marketing, promotions, research and strategic planning, direct marketing, and public relations. Recognized as the number one Hispanic agency by Advertising Age, The Bravo Group counts more than 250 employees on its roster of talented professionals. The Company is headquartered in New York and has offices in San Francisco, Chicago, Miami and Irvine, California.

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Nickie Jurado

Phone: (212) 780.5716

LINDA DE JESUS-CUTLER, PRESIDENT OF THE BRAVO GROUP, NAMED TO CRAIN’S NEW YORK BUSINESS’ PROFILE OF ’40 UNDER 40′ RISING STARS