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Flight, and magic … wherever

Flight, and magic … wherever Wendy Pedrero The legend of Icarus is one of the most recognized in Greek mythology. It is a story of tragic beauty, and it serves as the frame for Cirque du Soleil’s powerful production, Varekai. Now on tour throughout the United States, Varekai stands true to Cirque’s tradition of excellence […]

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The National Magazine of the Successful American Latino: Michael Ortiz: AFLAC’s sales dynamo

Michael Ortiz: AFLAC’s sales dynamo Talking to Michael Ortiz one can easily understand why he is such a valuable member of AFLAC’s sales team. His energy is truly infectious, his drive and can-do attitude hard to match. Michael, who’s been recently named AFLAC’s State Sales Coordinator for Illinois, is the kind of man who won’t […]

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The National Magazine of the Successful American Latino: Un dia a la vez is what it takes San Antonio Mayor Edward D. Garza to run his city

Un dia a la vez is what it takes San Antonio Mayor Edward D. Garza to run his city – Q&A Armando Garcia Alvarez Mayor Edward D. Garza of San Antonio, Texas, a 34-year-old, third-generation Texan of Latino descent, is serving his second term after being overwhelmingly reelected in May. Garza is the youngest mayor […]

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The National Magazine of the Successful American Latino: Greetings from Pablo

Greetings from Pablo – Face Susan Hornik Pablo Santos actor Anyone who has seen the The WB’s weekly half-hour series, Greetings From Tucson, which features the life of an ethnically mixed, upwardly mobile family in Arizona, can’t help but be impressed with the range of Pablo Santos’ comedic performances. Pablo stars as David Tiant, the […]

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The National Magazine of the Successful American Latino: Dear editor

Dear editor Oscar Aguilar Congratulations on the quality of your magazine. Every article and section published in your last issue (APR/MAY) was excellent. Your article featuring the Chefs of Miami’s upscale restaurants was fantastic. Here in Brazil, Romeo’s Cafe is a well known, popular spot to visit while in the U.S. Keep up the good […]

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The National Magazine of the Successful American Latino: Sky high profits for Internet ticket sales

Sky high profits for Internet ticket sales – e-Business and Technology Rick Laezman No business was hit harder by the September 11 terrorist attacks than the travel industry. In particular, airlines suffered a major setback. Already reeling from a poor business climate before the attacks, the ensuing fear of travel that plagued the American public […]

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Anna Escobedo Cabral, U.S. Treasurer

The money maker: Anna Escobedo Cabral, U.S. Treasurer When most successful people reflect on their lives, there is always one person that made the difference between a future of success and accomplishment and staying on a road leading to a very different and perhaps a much darker place. For Anna Escobedo Cabral, United States Treasurer, […]

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The National Magazine of the Successful American Latino: Univision Communications, Grupo Televisa and Venevision form: Landmark Alliance

Univision Communications, Grupo Televisa and Venevision form: Landmark Alliance – Articulo breve The world’s leading Spanish-language media companies, Univision Communications Inc., Grupo Televisa, and Venevision, recently announced a global alliance to further penetrate the growing US Hispanic market. This alliance encompasses the resources of Univision, the number one Spanish-language broadcast network in the US, with […]

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The National Magazine of the Successful American Latino: Let’s make a movie

Let’s make a movie Perhaps you have come out of the movie theater feeling cheated. You shot $5 on a ticket and another $8 or so on a soft drink that was more like syrup atop a pack of snow, a few pellets of chocolate, and a bucket of popcorn that you are not so […]

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The National Magazine of the Successful American Latino: Defining my “culinary moment”

Defining my “culinary moment” Jorge Ferraez A good friend who owns an important group of restaurants told me recently: “I believe everyone has his own culinary defining moments, especially when it comes to wine. Mine happened in London some ten years ago when, at the Nobu restaurant, I was having a Tuna Sashimi and the […]