Cal-State Fullerton, NAHJ, Hispanicize Wire and FIU Renew Partnership to Conduct 2nd Annual State of Hispanic Journalists Survey
— Survey will uncover Hispanic journalists’ beliefs about their careers, social media and tech —
MIAMI, FL – December 17, 2014 – (HISPANICIZE WIRE) – California State University, Fullerton (CSUF), Hispanicize Wire, the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) and Florida International University (FIU) have renewed their partnership to conduct the 2nd Annual State of Hispanic Journalists Survey that will be unveiled at Hispanicize 2015 Week in Miami, March 16-20.
“The second annual survey will help us see if Latino journalists have changed their perceptions about several key industry topics we queried them about in 2014 and if there are new issues they are tracking in 2015”
The 5-minute national survey, which will be officially launched in January, uncovers the ongoing evolution of Hispanic journalists’ beliefs about their careers and their use of social media and technology. Building on the first survey, (which can be accessed here: http://www.hispanicizewire.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/2014-State-of-Hispanic-Journalists-Report-v2-121214.pdf), the 2nd annual survey targets U.S. Latino and Puerto Rico-based journalists who produce content for Hispanic and non-Hispanic media outlets alike. The online survey will be heavily promoted nationally through Hispanicize Wire as well as thru the NAHJ.
“The second annual survey will help us see if Latino journalists have changed their perceptions about several key industry topics we queried them about in 2014 and if there are new issues they are tracking in 2015,” said Bill Gato, CEO of Hispanicize Wire.
The results of the survey will be jointly unveiled as part of the Hispanic Journalist Showcase of the 6th Annual Hispanicize 2015 (http://www.HispanicizeEvent.com) event, the annual Latino trends event, that will be held March 16-20 in Miami at the InterContinental Miami hotel. This year’s Hispanic Journalist Showcase will feature a Who’s Who of top Hispanic journalists with a particularly strong focus on the topic of media entrepreneurship for journalists.
About California State University Fullerton
The College of Communications at Cal State Fullerton, with more than 3,800 students, is one of the largest and most comprehensive communications colleges in California. The College delivers an affordable and quality education to a diverse group of students. The College’s three departments − Communications, Human Communication Studies, and Radio-TV-Film − feature accomplished faculty and researchers. Through a talented student population, an alumni network of 26,000 and practical industry partnerships, the College prepares graduates who fuel the communications workforce of our region and beyond.
About Hispanicize Wire
Miami-based Hispanicize Wire (http://www.HispanicizeWire.com) is an innovative and economical multimedia press release wire platform tailored to serve small businesses, brands, marketing agencies and non-profit organizations.
Hispanicize Wire offers comprehensive national, state and city-specific distributions to U.S. Hispanic/Puerto Rico media, bloggers and influencers. The Latino newswire platform offers clients a wide range of budget-friendly multimedia and social media capabilities and online guaranteed placements that are priced at a fraction of what traditional wire services cost.
The Hispanicize Wire platform features a social media optimized, SEO-friendly, beautifully designed and bilingual web site that allows clients to post photos, YouTube videos, PDFs, biographies, presentations, brochures and more. Hispanicize Wire is the only Latino wire service that always includes multimedia posting as a standard feature. Hispanicize Wire is a low cost, flat-rate based service that never charges clients text overage rates.
About the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)
The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) is dedicated to the advancement and recognition of Hispanics in the news and communications industry. NAHJ founded in 1984 also advocates for the fair and accurate representation and treatment of Hispanics in media.
About FIU’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication
The School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Florida International University (SJMC) is at the vanguard of pioneering communication programs led by a talented group of global educators and professionals. Accredited by the ACEJMC since 1991, the SJMC has a rich history of award-winning students, faculty and alumni with prestigious accolades and a strong commitment to top quality research and innovative thinking. With over 2,000 students and more than 7,000 successful alumni, the school offers 60+ graduate and undergraduate courses in advertising, broadcasting, digital media, journalism, mass communication, public relations and visual communication.