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Have you nominated the best Hispanic radio talent?

Applications for the 13 Medals of Cortez rewards – America’s most respected Hispanic radio honors – are now accepted. If you know someone who is doing great work in Hispanic radio in the United States and Puerto Rico, don’t miss this opportunity to highlight their efforts with a nomination.

The rewards, Sponsored by vCreativewill be presented at Hispanic Radio ConferenceJune 22 and 23 in Miami at the Intercontinental in Doral.

Nominations can be made in seven categories:

  • Marketing Manager (can be someone from a station, agency or client)
  • National/union personality
  • local personality
  • Program Director
  • Commercial director
  • Managing Director/Market
  • resort of the year

Applications are now being accepted. The deadline is April 22, 2022.

The Medallas de Cortez Awards are one of the most inspiring and memorable aspects of the Hispanic Radio Conference. By recognizing excellence in Hispanic radio, these awards not only honor amazing and dedicated Hispanic radio professionals, they serve to energize and encourage others to follow in their footsteps.

The awards are named in honor of Raoul Cortez, who founded KCOR – the first Spanish-language station in the United States – in 1946. Nominations are open to anyone, Hispanic or not, involved in Hispanic broadcasting. The goal is to ensure that everyone dedicated to this segment of the industry has the opportunity to be recognized for their contributions to radio excellence.

Click here to make your Medallas de Cortez nominations, and remember, nominations are due by April 22, 2022.