SANTA BARBARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 28, 2006--The Western Publications Association announced that Hispanic Business magazine's September 2005 issue is a finalist for the 2006 Maggie Awards in the Business, Finance, Management & Retail/Trade category. The 2006 Maggie Awards, which honors excellence in print and electronic magazine publishing in the western United States, will be held on Friday, April 21, at the Westin Hotel at Los Angeles Airport.
Hispanic Business magazine's September 2005 Special Diversity Report includes: The Top 40 Companies for Hispanics and The Top Graduate Schools for Hispanics in engineering, business, medicine, and law. These research-intensive lists, and accompanying stories, measure organizations' efforts to support opportunities for minority students in professional studies programs, and for minority professionals in the corporate sector.
"September is a research driven issue and last year was the first year we ran Best Companies with data-based rankings as well as an expanded and greatly improved feature on the Ten Best Schools. We are honored to be a finalist in the 2006 Maggie Awards," states Jesus Chavarria, editor and publisher of Hispanic Business magazine.
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For over a quarter century, Hispanic Business Media has been the source that affluent Hispanic entrepreneurs, business owners, and executives turn to for the latest trends that drive growth for Hispanic-owned companies. Hispanic Business magazine, our award-winning publication available in both print and digital editions, and HispanicBusiness.com provide readers in the United States and around the world with the most relevant and data-driven news on the U.S. Hispanic marketplace. Hispanic Business integrated media products and services include HireDiversity.com®, HispanTelligence®, and Hispanic Business Events including the Hispanic Business magazine EOY® Awards, the CEO Capital Markets Roundtable, and the Woman of the Year (WOY) Awards.