MIAMI–(HISPANIC PR WIRE – BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 7, 2003–Univision Radio, the leading Spanish-language radio broadcaster, is offering lucky radio listeners from across the country the opportunity to experience a private concert performance by superstar, recording-artist Gloria Estefan in Las Vegas. Winners will receive a VIP trip to Las Vegas to see Estefan live in an unforgettable setting on Wednesday, October 8.
Estefan, a five-time Grammy Award winner, is performing for two weeks at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace at the request of friend Celine Dion. Coinciding with the release of her new album, “Unwrapped,” Gloria will charm the city of neon lights with her unique blend of music for seven shows entitled “Gloria Estefan Live & Unwrapped.”
Univision Radio conducted three weeks of on-air promotions in all of its 17 Univision Radio markets, including Puerto Rico. Winners and their guests will enjoy a Las Vegas extravaganza including airfare, hotel stay, limo services, a cocktail party and Estefan’s exclusive concert. The same contest package was awarded to winners who logged onto American Airline’s sponsored site at www.netmio.com, Univision Radio’s network of Hispanic community-focused bilingual web sites.
This is the second time this year that Univision Radio has joined forces with a pop idol. Last May, Ricky Martin entertained radio winners from across the country at a private concert performance at the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles.
Univision Communications Inc. is the premier Spanish-language media company in the United States. Its operations include Univision Network, the most-watched Spanish-language broadcast television network in the U.S. reaching 97% of U.S. Hispanic Households; TeleFutura Network, a new general-interest Spanish-language broadcast television network reaching 77% of U.S. Hispanic Households; Univision Television Group, which owns and operates 23 Univision Network television stations and 1 non-Univision television station; TeleFutura Television Group, which owns and operates 29 TeleFutura Network television stations; Galavision, the country’s leading Spanish-language cable network; Univision Radio, the leading Spanish-language radio group which owns and/or operates 65 radio stations in 17 of the top 25 U.S. Hispanic markets and 4 stations in Puerto Rico; Univision Music Group, which includes the Univision Records, Fonovisa Records, and a 50% interest in Mexico-based Disa Records labels as well as Fonomusic and America Musical Publishing companies; and Univision Online, the premier Spanish-language Internet destination in the U.S. located at http://www.univision.com. Univision Communications is headquartered in Los Angeles with network operations in Miami and television stations and sales offices in major cities throughout the United States.
Univision Communications Inc.
Jorge A. Plasencia, 305-569-3130