Latest Cristina Saralegui Stories

2011-05-16 07:30:00

MIAMI, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- National Latino Broadcasting, LLC. (NLB) announced today that it has signed talk show icon Cristina Saralegui to an exclusive contract, and plans to launch the Cristina Channel in the fall as part of their multi-channel deal with Sirius XM Radio. Saralegui's distinguished career and entrepreneurial initiatives have made her a household name among US Hispanics, and her show, "Cristina," still remains the most successful Spanish-language talk show in...

2010-09-09 11:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts (NHFA) has named Cristina Saralegui as the recipient of its 2010 Raul Julia Award for Excellence. The Raul Julia Award is presented annually to the person or persons who most advance the mission of NHFA. Previous awardees include: Film Director Robert Rodriguez; Creator/Producer Roberto Orci; Film Director Patricia Riggen; Film Director Gregory Nava; ABC News Anchor Elizabeth Vargas; and TV Executive...

2010-08-31 17:19:00

MIAMI, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Irma Martinez, the most internationally-renowned Hispanic fashion stylist, appeared in the October issue of People en Espanol as one of the 25 most powerful women. According to the magazine, the selected group are live examples of what may be achieved with determination, also stressing the fact that "these extraordinary women are leaving their mark in the world." (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100831/FL57151 ) (Photo:...

2009-06-11 08:15:00

First lady of Hispanic Media joins past ADCOLOR(R) honorees Magic Johnson and Russell Simmons NEW YORK, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The ADCOLOR(R) Industry Coalition is proud to announce Hispanic media mogul Cristina Saralegui as the 2009 ADCOLOR(R) Awards All-Star Honoree. Each year, the ADCOLOR(R) Awards celebrates outstanding achievements by diverse professionals in advertising, marketing and media. Past "All-Star Honorees" include Russell Simmonsof RUSH World Synergies and Earvin "Magic"...

2009-06-03 07:00:00

EL SHOW DE CRISTINA CELEBRATES 20 YEARS AS TOP RATED UNIVISION SHOW LOS ANGELES, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Twelve-time Emmy(R) award-winning journalist Cristina Saralegui is kicking off the 20th Anniversary celebration of her top rated El Show de Cristina with an exclusive interview in the newest issue of People en Espanol, on newsstands now. "Cristina's impact on Hispanic media has been invaluable," says People en Espanol editor Armando Correa. "We wanted to showcase some of her career...

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