PR Newswire Hosts Hispanic Public Affairs and Media Relations Roundtable in the...

PR Newswire Hosts Hispanic Public Affairs and Media Relations Roundtable in the Nation’s Capital


WASHINGTON, July 10 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — PR Newswire will offer a unique opportunity to learn from Hispanic media and public affairs experts about the important role that the Hispanic community has on the national public affairs landscape. The “Best Practices in Hispanic Public Affairs and Media Relations Roundtable” will be presented on July 21 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.

Some of the topics that will be covered include:

— Key concerns impacting the national public affairs arena including Latino voting power

— Fundamental components of an effective Hispanic public affairs program

— How the immigration debate impacts the way Hispanic media cover social issues

— Tips on working with Hispanic media, advocacy groups and their leaders

— Major mistakes to avoid when conducting Hispanic public affairs outreach

— Leveraging cause-relations marketing and grassroots initiatives to further your agenda and issues


— Maria Pena, Agencia EFE

— Charlie Erickson, Hispanic Link Weekly Report

— Maria Rodriguez, Vanguard Communications

The panel will be moderated by Manny Ruiz, President, Multicultural Markets and Hispanic PR Wire, PR Newswire. There will be a Q & A session with the panel after the discussion.


Monday, July 21, 2008


National Press Club

Holeman Lounge

529 14th Street NW

Washington, DC 20045

Continental breakfast will be served.


Breakfast and Registration: 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Presentation: 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.



Register by July 18, 2008

To register:

For additional information, call 866-290-9691, or e-mail

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PR Newswire Hosts Hispanic Public Affairs and Media Relations Roundtable in the Nation’s Capital