MIAMI – June 25, 2013 – (HISPANICIZE WIRE)– Hispanicize 2014 (, the fifth anniversary edition of the annual Latino trends event that draws more than 1,200 influencers from journalism, blogging, marketing and entertainment, will take place April 1-4, 2014.

“we’re poised to deliver a much more compelling experience for everyone in 2014”

The multi-industry event will be hosted at downtown Miami’s signature hotel, the InterContinental Miami (which just completed a $30 million renovation), with several off-site locations for special concerts, film screenings and other programs.

“With Miami as our canvas and a lot of great feedback from our sponsors, partners and attendees, we’re poised to deliver a much more compelling experience for everyone in 2014,” said Manny Ruiz, founder and creative director of the event.

A Hint of Things to Come
Hispanicize 2014 (#HISPZ14) will feature a growing focus on content creators, like Hispanic journalists and Latina bloggers, while also expanding its Latin music festival and its longstanding marketing and public relations tracks.

For the first time in its history, the Hispanicize event will also host a major dinner program, the content of which will be revealed at a future date.

Expect Latin food and a unique fashion show to also play prominent roles in some of the 2014 event’s top activities.

“Overall we will feature tweaks to the program that will sustain our track record for being creative and groundbreaking,” said Ruiz. “We’ve said it before, and we will say it again, ‘You never know what to expect at Hispanicize.’”

(See the official Hispanicize 2013 recap video here:; see the newly launched Pandora Hispanicize channel here:

Regional Hispanicize Events

In preparation for the 2014 event, Hispanicize will once again host a series of sponsored multi-industry regional events that will spotlight talented Latinos, including music artists and more.

High profile events will be held in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, Houston and other cities. Sponsorship opportunities for those regional events and the national event are available by contacting [email protected]

For Event Updates
To stay connected to Hispanicize 2014 news and other headlines about the newsmakers who spoke at this year’s Hispanicize event, download the free Hispanicize app at the iTunes or Android stores. The web site will feature news about the event throughout the year and the soon to be relaunched will also feature many of the latest headlines.

Hispanicize 2014 will be announcing a national call for sessions and speakers shortly.

About Hispanicize 2014
Now in its fifth year, Hispanicize 2014 ( (#Hispz14) is the iconic, largest annual event for Latino trendsetters and newsmakers in social media, journalism, advertising, PR, film, music and innovation.

Hispanicize 2014 brings journalists, bloggers, brands, marketers, celebrities, filmmakers and innovators together in a unique creative environment focused on ideas and best practices. The event is a launch pad for creative endeavors, new products, technologies, marketing campaigns, films, books and more, targeting Latinos.

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.