Cuban-American Rocker Rudy Sarzo to Participate in Exclusive Q&A at the 5th annual Hispanicize Event
The Quiet Riot and Ozzy Osbourne bassist to share insights on his musical journey from playing local gigs in Miami to touring and recording with legendary rock bands
MIAMI, FL – March 14, 2014 – (HISPANICIZE WIRE) Hispanicize today announced the first artist of the “Exclusive Artist Q&A “series, which is to become a staple during the annual Latino trends event. Rockstar bassist Rudy Sarzo will debut the first Q&A on Tuesday, April 1st at 3pm ET at Intercontinental Hotel, Miami, FL. Te Para Tres host, Pili Montilla, and Musician Interviews host/guitarist Anu Gunn, will lead the conversation. The intimate session will explore Sarzo’s mark in the history of rock, his contributions in the English-speaking music industry, as well his role in the Latin music industry for over 20 years.
As a member of Ozzy Osbourne’s band Sarzo has toured the world. As a member of Quiet Riot, Rudy recorded the multi-platinum albums “Metal Health”, the first Heavy Metal debut to reach #1 on the Billboard charts, and as a member of Whitesnake, Rudy recorded the multi-platinum album “Slip of the Tongue”. Rudy Sarzo’s recordings with all of these artists combined has sold over 30 million copies.
Rudy is also the author of the book “Off The Rails: Aboard the Crazy Train in the Blizzard of Ozz,” an insight into the late great guitar virtuoso Randy Rhoads’ life. Today, Rudy Sarzo is touring the world participating in various projects, including Queensrÿche, Animetal USA and Rock n’ Roll Fantasy Camp.
To RSVP for this EXCLUSIVE ARTIST Q&A please visit http://bit.ly/1nopgy6
Sponsorship and Registration Information
The presenting sponsor and exclusive beauty care sponsor of the event is Procter & Gamble. As of today, other announced sponsors include: 3M, Toyota, Google, McDonald’s, Sherwin-Williams, Crest, Home Depot, Coffee-mate, Burson-Marsteller, Transitions, Fox News Latino, NASDAQ’s GlobeNewswire, Vme TV, Florida Blue, The Zocalo Group, Visit Philadelphia, The Axis Agency, Sensis Agency, Hispanicize Wire, Textter, Balsera Communications, El Sol Newspaper, Latinum Network, BodenPR and many more consumer products, food, fashion and lifestyle, toy and travel brands who will shortly be disclosed. Media partners include Being Latino, NPR’S Latino USA, Latin Heat, Media Moves, PRODU, OVN Latino and iBlog Magazine.
Sponsorship information is available by contacting [email protected] or calling 203.364.4779. To reserve a hotel room visit:
About Hispanicize 2014
Now in its fifth year, Hispanicize 2014 (http://www.HispanicizeEvent.com) (#Hispz14) is the iconic, largest annual event for Latino trendsetters and newsmakers in social media, journalism, advertising, PR, technology, film and music.
Co-chaired by award winning journalist Maria Hinojosa of NPR’s Latino USA and Patricia Pineda, Group Vice President of the Hispanic Business Strategy Group of Toyota Motor North America, Hispanicize 2014 is expected to gather more than 1,700 of the nation’s most influential Latino professionals from the industries of blogging, journalism, technology, music, marketing, film and business over four full days. Featuring U.S. Hispanic thought leaders and celebrities, the 5th anniversary edition of Hispanicize will be taking place at the InterContinental Miami hotel with several offsite events at major cultural venues.
The event is a launch pad for creative endeavors, new products, technologies, marketing campaigns, films, books and more targeting Latinos in the U.S. and/or Puerto Rico.
Hispanicize 2014, a partnership of the Hispanic Public Relations Association (HPRA), Hispanicize and the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), will be held at the InterContinental Miami hotel, April 1-4, 2014 in downtown Miami.