NGL Collective, the leading independent Latinx media and entertainment company, is unveiling a full year schedule for its iconic Hispanicize platform aimed at entertaining, celebrating and empowering the Latinx community. Coming off of a record growth year anchored by two groundbreaking virtual summit tentpole events that attracted 18,000+ Latinx attendees, NGL is doubling down on Hispanicize, and significantly expanding the franchise in 2021.
Widely known as the largest gathering of Latinx influencers, content creators, entrepreneurs and media and entertainment innovators for over a decade, Hispanicize pivoted to virtual in 2020, featuring 75+ speakers and supported by 16 major blue chips sponsors such as P&G, Google, McDonald’s, Cadillac, Pepsi and others. Grounded by a stellar line-up featuring the likes of America Ferrera, Jessica Alba, Fat Joe, Oscar De La Hoya, Residente, Melissa Fumero, Julian Castro, Dascha Polanco, Carlos Ponce, Dolores Huerta, Diane Guerrero, NGL co-founder John Leguizamo and many others, Hispanicize blazed a new trail this year setting the stage for a bigger and bolder roll-out in 2021.
In anticipation of massive 2021 advertiser demand, NGL is making it easier than ever for Hispanicize sponsors to learn more and take advantage of special pre-sale discounts. Launching today, prospective sponsors are invited to visit Hispanicize.com/2021Preview to check out what the Hispanicize franchise has in store for 2021 inclusive of two full-day tentpole summits, two special edition events for Latinas and Influencers respectively, four LIVE studio specials and monthly installments of its flagship VODcast, Hispanicize Hangout. Visitors to Hispanicize.com/2021Preview are invited to watch a sneak preview video, peruse Summit recaps, Hangouts and Specials, download a Hispanicize 2021 calendar and book a meeting with an NGL representative to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.
Hispanicize Tentpole Summits
Full-day virtual events taking place in June and again in October in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, tentpole summits will once again feature all-star line-ups of influencers, tastemakers, content creators, celebrities, executives and entrepreneurs alike. Hosted by TV and Radio personalities, Enrique Sapene and Jessica Flores, high impact agendas will feature Roundtables, Keynotes and Break-Out sessions covering topics spanning Pop-Culture, Activism, TV & Film, Media & Marketing, Music, Social Influencers and more wrapped in the positive and celebratory energy with which Hispanicize is synonymous. Other summit highlights will include the LatinXCLNCE Awards (honoring Latinx heroes, leaders and inspirational figures), special musical performances, virtual scavenger hunts, the Hispanicize Gift Box and more.
Hispanicize Special Editions
Hispanicize special editions will kick off in March with a half-day Lifestyle event during Women’s History Month delivering thousands of Latina attendees and featuring popular Hispanic Kitchen and Latina Moms platforms owned and operated by NGL. A second special edition virtual event in August will exclusively feature the always exciting and ever-changing world of Latinx social influencers, culminating with Hispanicize’s hugely popular Tecla Awards honoring the biggest and best Latinx influencers in the game.
Hispanicize Studio Specials
Shot live in Los Angeles, Hispanicize Studio Specials will feature everything from Music & Entertainment run downs to Holiday shopping guides to exclusive previews of Hispanicize tentpole and special edition events and more, with opportunities for brands to organically integrate throughout.
Recorded virtually, Hispanicize Hangouts will continue featuring in-the-moment and off-the-cuff conversations with celebrities, influencers, tastemakers, community leaders and media & entertainment executives. The snackable VODcast format lends itself to releasing one or more episodes every month, with the ability for sponsors to create custom installments on the fly.
To learn more about Hispanicize 2021 sponsorship opportunities and special pre-sale discounts visit Hispanicize.com/2021Preview to book a meeting with an NGL representative today.