Connect For Success

NAMIC New England hosted a conversation in Springfield, Massachusetts called “Connect for Success”. The discussion was about understanding diversity and inclusion and how integrating these concepts in organizations impacts employees and companies.   I joined Kamilah A’Vant, Senior Manager of TV Station Distribution Media General, Inc. 

ESPN: how to best serve Hispanic sports fans

Great discussion with colleagues at a Somos ESPN hosted panel discussion in October about how ESPN is best serving Hispanic sports fans in English y español. The conversation focused on how the Worldwide Leader Of Sports leverages the deep pool of talent across platforms and networks in the U.S. and abroad  in producing content which…

NAHJ En México 

Me da mucho gusto ver podido asistir en la conferencia regional de la NAHJ en la Cuidad de México en Octubre. El panel: Periodismo deportivo en igualdad de género fue desarrollado por mi colega Mayra Letisia Gomez – quién es parte del comité NAHJ Sports Task Force. Dentro del panel, la ausencia aprendió sobre el…

ESPN One Nación 

It’s the fourth year ESPN has hosted the Hispanic Heritage Month special and hands down…this year was the best one yet! ESPN One Nación special from the greatest city in the world…#NewYork is the result of the collaboration of many friends and colleagues across platforms and networks who’s commitment and talent make the program a…

NASCAR Diversity & Inclusion Forum

I’m very grateful to have been invited to participate in a Diversity & Inclusion forum at the NASCAR Productions studio in Charlotte in October. From NASCAR…NASCAR Multicultural Development launched a series of forums for NASCAR employees aligned with Black History Month, Women’s History Month and Hispanic Heritage Month as a vehicle to educate and engage…

Diversity Makes Good Business Sense

Happy to have been invited by my friend and NAMIC ELDP fellow, Stacy Cole to join the Diversity Makes Good Business Sense panel in Atlanta. The program was sponsored by the NAMIC Atlanta chapter. The topics covered were: -When did you realize diversity mattered (or was important)?   -In your role, what is the biggest challenge…

Elena of Avalor

It’s not everyday you get a frontrow seat to see Disney Magic as it’s being made! Griselda, Antonietta and I got that chance in Burbank, California thanks to Disney Channel’s Elena of Avalor team.   Elena Creator/Executive Producer and Writer Silvia Olivas gave us a personal tour of how the animated series is produced. ​…