SAN ANTONIO, Texas – August 26, 2013 – (HISPANICIZE WIRE) – Hispanicize HX, the regional Latino influencers events platform of the annual Hispanicize event, will feature presentations from three Latino authors with new books as part of its Aug. 30 San Antonio event.

“we’re delighted to launch this exciting platform with Rick, Jim and Mando, three highly respected, first time authors with great stories and insights to share”

Hispanicize HX are dynamic regional events for Latino influencers that feature “TED Talks”-type presentations, high caliber networking and live music and/or DJs.

The three speakers for the HX San Antonio event are Hollywood writer/producer Rick Najera, author of “Almost White,” PR industry veteran and founder of Estrada Communications Group Jim Estrada, author of “The ABCs and Ñ of America’s Cultural Evolution,” and blogger/Latino marketing expert Mando Rayo, author of “Austin Breakfast Tacos: The Story of the Most Important Taco of the Day.”

“The HX events, like the national event that gave birth to them, are where substance meets fun,” said Manny Ruiz, founder of the Hispanicize events and Hispanicize Wire. “We’re delighted to launch this exciting platform with Rick, Jim and Mando three highly respected, first time authors with great stories and insights to share.”

The San Antonio HX event will also feature a first ever media and social media collaboration with People en Español, which on Saturday, August 31 and Sunday, September 1 is hosting its 2nd annual Festival People en Español presented by Target. Wisin y Yandel, Gloria Estefan, Demi Lovato and other major acts are performing.

As part of its partnership with Hispanicize HX, People en Español will also provide special concert giveaways onsite for bloggers, journalists, tech entrepreneurs and music artists.

The event will take place at:
Halo Lounge & Club
18730 Stone Oak Parkway, #108
San Antonio, TX 78258

Friday, August 30
From 5 – 8 pm CST

You can register for the event here: http://hxsanantonio-eorg.eventbrite.com/


Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Sponsorship opportunities for both the Hispanicize HX and Hispanicize 2014 events are available by contacting [email protected] (See the special Hispanicize 2014 Preview video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4CjZ529JPf8).

Hispanicize 2014 (www.HispanicizeEvent.com) is expected to gather more than 1,700 of the nation’s most influential Latino professionals from the industries of blogging, journalism, music, marketing, film and business. Featuring U.S. Hispanic thought leaders and celebrities, the 5th anniversary edition of Hispanicize will be taking place at the InterContinental Miami with several offsite events at major cultural venues.

About Hispanicize HX
Hispanicize HX, the regional events platform of the annual Hispanicize event, are dynamic regional events for top Latino thought leaders that feature “TED Talks”-type presentations, high caliber networking and live music and/or DJs.

Powered in part by its sister company Hispanicize Wire, the HX events will take place from early September through early November 2013 in Miami, Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, San Diego, San Francisco, Atlanta and Washington, DC.

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, 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.