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Advisory Board

Hanna Bolte : Vice President, Media & Talent Relations , mun2

Hanna Bolte is the Vice President, Media & Talent Relations for mun2. She is responsible for mun2’s overall media and talent strategy and implementation for the network and its series stars. She oversees a team in Los Angeles and Miami and is based at mun2’s Universal City offices. Bolte joined the network in July of 2011. She has directed and led strategic and effective media campaigns on the networks series including “I Love Jenni,” “Larrymania,” “Welcome to Los Vargas” and the upcoming “Combate Americas” in addition to guest bookings for its weekly lifestyle series, specials and events. She oversees the on-air talent recruitment for the network as well as talent management.

Angel Kaminsky: VP Latin Artists & Marketing, Universal Music Group

Gabriela Martinez: VP Marketing, Latin America & GM, Warner Music Latin America

Gabriela Martinez is a well-known and respected record executive throughout Latin America. Her extensive experience has enabled her to forge close links with the region’s major artists and managers, and has helped her to drive career milestones for an impressive roster of artists. She began her entertainment career as DJ for WFM and Dial FM radio stations in Mexico and later went on to become news anchor for MTV Latin America. She quickly realized that her place was behind the scenes and pursued a marketing role in the music business that would allow her to support talent and develop major recording artists

Jorge Mejia : Vice President, Sony/ATV Music Publishing Latin America

Jorge Mejia is Executive Vice President, Sony/ATV Music Publishing Latin America, a role in which he is responsible for Sony/ATV Music Publishing’s operation across Latin America and US Latin, including the EMI Music Publishing catalogues. Sony/ATV’s Latin American operation includes offices in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Miami, all of which report to Jorge. Under Jorge’s tenure Sony/ATV has won the ASCAP Latin publisher of the Year 12 years in a row, SESAC Publisher of the Year and for several years, the Billboard Latin Publisher Corporation of the Year. Sony/ATV owns or administers over 2 million copyrights by such artists as The Beatles, Taylor Swift, Alicia Keys, Shakira, Enrique Iglesias, and Calvin Harris, among many others and specifically in Latin America Sony/ATV writers include Ricardo Arjona, Carlos Vives, Luis Fonsi, Claudia Brant, Don Omar, Luis Fernando Ochoa, Tito El Bambino, and Mario Domm to name but a very few.

Mayna Nevarez / @MaynaNevarez: CEO, Nevarez Communications

From her humble beginnings being as the Chief Editor for En Punto college section of Puerto Rico’s most read newspaper El Nuevo Dia, to Lead Editor of Teen Magazine en Español, she then decided to broaden her own path. In 2003, Mayna launched Nevarez Communications were she became one of South Florida’s first Latin Independent Publicist. With instant success, in 2011 Nevarez won the Women of the Year in Entertainment by NAWBO, was a nominee by Billboard Magazine for Women of The Year in Music. Mayna was also on the advisory board for Billboard Music Conference 2013. Mayna Nevarez has also been a guest speaker on CNN en Espanol Showbiz; AHAA (National Association of Hispanic Advertising Agencies) and Latin Billboard Conferences. She is an active Board Member of Fundación Arte Por La Paz.

Delia Orjuela: VP, Latin Writer/Publisher Relations, BMI

Delia Orjuela is Vice President of Broadcast Music, Inc.’s® (BMI®) Latin Writer/Publisher Relations Department. In this role, Ms. Orjuela is responsible for recruiting new songwriters and publishers, assisting writers and publishers with administration needs and serving as a liaison between the Latin music community and the music industry at large. She joined BMI in 1997 as Regional Manager, Latin Music, and later rose to Associate Director, Director, Senior Director and then to Assistant Vice President, before taking over leadership of the department in 2006.

Jorge Pino : Vice President, Venevision

Jorge A. Pino L., Vice President, Venevision Music, has enjoyed an illustrious career in the music industry, spanning close to four decades.Today, as Vice President of Venevision Music, a Cisneros Media company, Pino presides over the organization’s two record labels, VeneMusic and Siente Music, its music publishing company, Venevision International Publishing, as well as its concert production and promotion unit, VeneShow. Since establishing the music division in 2005, Jorge has launched the recordings of such artists as Jose Feliciano, Andrea Bocelli, Juan Luis Guerra, Pepe Aguilar, Lucero, Elvis Crespo, Lupillo Rivera, Manny Manuel, Tierra Cali, Hector Acosta ‘El Torito’, and Tito ‘El Bambino’.

Diego Prusky: Founder & CEO, InPulse Digital Marketing

Diego Prusky is the Founder and CEO of InPulse Digital Marketing, a leading multicultural digital agency working for the most influential companies in the media, music and entertainment industry including Universal Music Latin Entertainment, Warner Music, MTV, E! Latino Entertainment, Sony Music, Sony Entertainment Television and artists and celebrities including Marco Antonio Solis and Luisana Lopilato. Diego’s background in engineering, software and business strategy has been an inspiration for his agency’s style and methodologies, including the 5C’s of Digital Marketing methodology used by InPulse. The strategic thinking combined with the execution has produced a leading creative agency with a strong track record.

Michel Vega: Head of Latin Music, WME

Michel Vega oversees the Latin Music Department of the largest talent agency in the world. In 2003 he co-founded the newest William Morris office in thirty years, in Miami Beach, making history as the first major talent agency to open a full service office dedicated to the Hispanic market. His responsibilities include strategic and financial planning, acquisition and development of new business interests, as well as overseeing all day-to-day operations. Currently Michel is planning tours for JUAN LUIS GUERRA, JUANES, LUIS MIGUEL, PEPE AGUILAR and PRINCE ROYCE, among many others. Prior to this Michel Vega spent over ten years as a theatrical booking agent, personally overseeing the representation of more than 100 Broadway tours, family shows, dance companies and music groups. Michel Vega received his Bachelor of Music from New York University in 1988.

Jeff Young: CEO, Venetian Marketing Group

A renowned Senior Executive in the music industry. His involvement and leadership have been instrumental in the expansion and growth of a number of multinational Music companies: He was Director, Vice President and Executive Vice President of companies such as: Capitol / EMI Latin / SBK, Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music Latin Entertainment, Disa Records, Univision Music Group and Crescent Moon, owned by the icon and top Latin Music Producer, Emilio Estefan. In 2008 he established his company Venetian Marketing Group to service and fill a niche in the industry, by providing independent artists and boutique music labels with specialized Sales and Marketing advice as well as overall label consulting, planning, setup and execution of an artist musical release. What he calls a "Label within a Label", to focus on and implement the necessary details to launch a successful release/career.

Not Pictured

Henry Cardenas, CEO, Cardenas Marketing Network
Alexandra Lioutikoff, VP US Latin & Latin America, ASCAP
Herb Payan, SVP Digital Business, Sony Music
JJ Cheng, Vice President, SESAC Latina
Nir Seroussi, Managing Director, Sony Music
Pauline France, Public Relations, Fender
Fernando Camacho, La Arrolladora Banda El Limón
Antonio Silva, Universal Music
Pepe Serrano, Latin Power Music