NEW YORK, Oct. 09, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Balsera Communications, the premier agency for U.S. Hispanic public affairs and community grassroots outreach, received two national awards during the 2015 Hispanic Public Relations Association (HPRA) ¡Bravo! Awards in New York. The agency was recognized with the award for Public Affairs Campaign of the Year for its work with the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA) as well as Health and Nutrition Campaign of the Year for UnitedHealthcare. The awards ceremony was held at The New York Palace Hotel on October 8, 2015.
These awards reflect the trailblazing work that Balsera Communications delivers when it comes to mobilizing, educating and inspiring the Hispanic community around public policy and pubic interest topics. Their ability to execute campaigns with a 360 approach allows them to reach Hispanic leaders and community members at the policy and grassroots level simultaneously. This is the second year in a row that the firm is a winner at the ¡Bravo! Awards, one of the most prestigious honors in the US Hispanic public relations industry. Last year Balsera Communications received an award for “Best Media Event of the Year.”
“Being recognized by the HPRA for our work is a big source of pride for our team,” said Freddy Balsera, founder and CEO of Balsera Communications. “We feel fortunate to be able to work on behalf of the NHLA and UnitedHealthcare for the betterment of the Hispanic community and we feel honored to be recognized by our industry peers for this effort.”
Founded in 1999, Balsera Communications has developed a reputation for being a forward-thinking agency that understands the multifaceted nature of the Hispanic market and its needs. Balsera has led Hispanic communications efforts for Fortune 100 companies and non-profits including UnitedHealthcare, United Health Foundation, the NHLA, Catholic Relief Services, the National Museum of the American Latino Commission, Obama 2008, Hispanicize and Vme Television, among many others.
HPRA’s ¡Bravo! Campaign Awards provides a forum that reflects the innovative, creative, and cultural competence of campaigns directed towards the U.S. Hispanic market and is recognized as one of the industry’s leading professional Hispanic organizations.
About Balsera Communications
Balsera Communications is an award-winning, boutique public affairs and public relations agency with expertise in U.S. Hispanic issues and messaging. Its team of experts provides full-service strategic communications to clients in the U.S. and around the world who are targeting the fast growing and dynamic U.S. Hispanic market. Their clients hail from a broad range of industries including Fortune 100 companies, non-profits, elected officials and government entities. Balsera Communications is based in Miami, Florida.
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