MIAMI, FL – January 16, 2018 – (HISPANICIZE WIRE) – In response to intensifying calls for improved diversity in the fields of advertising, marketing and PR, Hispanicize event today announced the launch of its Diversity Marketing and Communications Career Fair. The 9th annual Hispanicize 2018 ( will take place April 17-19 at downtown Miami’s JW Marriott Marquis.

“As the nation’s largest gathering of Latino pros from the fields of advertising, marketing, PR, social media and journalism, we have always been a major catalyst for career and job-related opportunities,” said Manny Ruiz, founder of the Hispanicize Media Group that organizes the event. “This initiative is an excuse-removing game changer for agencies and brands who genuinely want to recruit Latino communications professionals. We’re excited to create something that will receive widespread industry support and will strengthen the U.S. Hispanic marketing industry we’re privileged to lead.”

The Hispanicize Diversity Marketing and Communications Career Fair will take place on Wednesday, April 18 and will be open to advertising, marketing, PR, social media and journalism professionals as well as university seniors from select partner institutions nationwide. Hispanicize will facilitate the space and process for agencies, brands and private companies to coordinate meetings with job candidates.

The career fair integrates with the Miami debut of Hispanicize U, a national initiative that allows universities to send several hundred of their best and brightest communications and journalism seniors to attend Hispanicize 2018 at no cost. An entire career track is being launched for Hispanicize U attendees, and those students will have almost fully unfettered access to other tracks of Hispanicize 2018.

The Hispanicize Diversity Marketing and Communications Career Fair also coincides with the Hispanicize CMO & Diversity Summit that will once again bring a Who’s Who of major brand executives to share best practices, case studies, discussions and keynotes focused on U.S. Hispanic Marketing and Diversity success.

Sponsorship information for the career fair and Hispanicize 2018 can be obtained by emailing [email protected] (See the Hispanicize 2017 recap video here:

About The Hispanicize Event
Now in its 9th year, Hispanicize 2018 Week ( (#Hispz18) is the iconic, largest annual event for Latino trendsetters and newsmakers in digital content creation, journalism, marketing, entertainment and tech entrepreneurship.

Hispanicize 2018 is expected to draw more than 2,500 of the nation’s most influential Latino professionals from the industries of digital content creation, journalism, music, marketing, film and business over four days. The event will take place in downtown Miami’s JW Marriott Marquis hotel, April 17-19, 2018.

The Hispanicize 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.

The Hispanicize event is owned and operated by Hispanicize Media Group, LLC, the parent company of DiMe Media, Hispanic Kitchen, Latina Moms, Exit 7 and the Hispanic PR Blog.

The Hispanicize Event can be found on Facebook, Instagram (@HispanicizeEvent) and Twitter (@Hispanicize).