El Diario/La Prensa’s Signature Destacadas Awards Now in its 22nd Year

NEW YORK--()--El Diario/La Prensa, the premier publication to reach New York-area Hispanics, will host the 22nd Annual Mujeres Destacadas Awards Luncheon on April 28, 2017 at The Harvard Club of New York honoring 20 outstanding women and leaders. Previous recipients of the award have come from the world of business, government, non-profit and entertainment, and have all reached a level of distinction due to their hard work and determination.

“Mujeres Destacadas not only celebrates the contributions and achievements of these women but also showcases their great strength and tenacity that will inspire other Latinas to become tomorrow’s leaders, business owners and advocates for our communities.”

“I am excited to continue this great legacy that celebrate remarkable women that are paving the way for future generations of Latina women,” stated Gabriel Dantur, CEO of impreMedia. “Mujeres Destacadas not only celebrates the contributions and achievements of these women but also showcases their great strength and tenacity that will inspire other Latinas to become tomorrow’s leaders, business owners and advocates for our communities.”

Past honorees include: Supreme Court Justice, Sonia Sotomayor, Former New York Secretary of State, Loraine Cortez-Vazquez, actors, Ana Ortiz and Lauren Velez and TV Host Daisy Fuentes.

Sponsors include Goya, Con Edison, Gorayeb & Univision.

About El Diario

Founded in 1913, El Diario is the longest publishing Spanish-language daily newspaper in the United States. Since its inception as a small publication in Lower Manhattan named La Prensa, the newspaper has grown into one of the largest and most influential Latino media outlets in the nation. In 1963, it merged with El Diario de Nueva York, forming El Diario/La Prensa, as it is known nowadays. The newspaper is now a state-of-the-art multimedia operation that includes print, digital, and other platforms.

About impreMedia

impreMedia is the leading Hispanic news and information company in the U.S. in online and print. impreMedia's multi-platform offerings range from online to video, social media, mobile, audio, newspapers and magazines. The network is also the nation's largest Hispanic newspaper publisher with newspapers in top U.S. Hispanic markets, reaching 15 markets total that represent 59% of the U.S. Hispanic population. Its leading publications include La Opinión in Los Angeles, and El Diario in New York, For more information, visit: www.impremedia.net.

Contacts

El Diario/La Prensa
Ana Lizarraga, 212-807-4785

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El Diario/La Prensa’s Signature Destacadas Awards Now in its 22nd Year

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