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IMPULSA FORUM BY BANCO POPULAR GATHERS MORE THAN 1,000 SMEs

Santo Domingo, D.R.- Businessmen Felipe Vicini, executive chairman of INICIA; Marcial Najri, EVP of Grupo Najri, and Manuel A. Grullón, chairman of Banco Popular and Grupo Popular, hosted a conference on the keys to leadership and the challenges the business world faces today, before an attending audience of 1500+ SMEs, during the 4th Edition of

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ISLAND ALLURE: WHY YOU SHOULD VISIT THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

From the heritage charm of Santo Domingo to bohemian coastal hideouts in the north, the Dominican Republic has island allure in spades, writes Michelle Wranik-Hicks – and sybaritic design lovers will feel right at home too In the cobbled laneways of Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo’s historic colonial town, life has not so much as slowed

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Best Beaches in the Dominican Republic

Chances are, if you’re thinking about booking a vacation to the Dominican Republic, you’ve got one word on the brain: beach. Followed by sun. Followed by relaxation. Indeed, this beautiful Caribbean nation—which occupies the eastern part of the island of Hispaniola, and shares a border with Haiti—has risen in popularity over the past decade thanks to

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Lantica Media Bolsters Exec Ranks with Joaquin Blaya, Fred Medina Appointments

Fast-growing Caribbean-based Lantica Media has appointed Joaquin Blaya as Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors, and Fred Medina as Chief Operating Officer. Lantica, which is the majority owner of Pinewood Dominican Republic Studios, offers production and financing services for films and TV programs under its Lantica Pictures. That division recently set Gael Garcia Bernal as Zorro in Jonas Cuaron’s Z which it’s co-producing with Sobini

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FORMER UNIVISIÓN AND BBC EXECUTIVES GET ON BOARD WITH LANTICA

Lantica Media, the Caribbean-based media Company, announced the appointment of its current board member, Joaquín Blaya, as new Chairman ot the Board of Directors, and Fred Medina as the new company COO. Blaya is an industry pioneer in the Spanish-speaking media market in the U.S, renowned for his contributions in Latino media companies such as

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AMID ITS NEW EXPANSION PHASE, LANTICA BRINGS IN TOP PLAYERS TO THE TEAM

Lantica Media, the Caribbean-based media Company, announced the appointment of its current board member, Joaquín Blaya, as new Chairman ot the Board of Directors, and Fred Medina as the new company COO. Blaya is an industry pioneer in the Spanish-speaking media market in the U.S, renowned for his contributions in Latino media companies such as

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LANTICA MEDIA APPOINTS JOAQUÍN BLAYA AND BRINGS IN FRED MEDINA AS COO

Lantica Media (Dominican Republic), the majority shareholder of Pinewood Dominican Republic Studios, announced the appointment of current board member Joaquín Blaya as its new Executive Chairman, and Fred Medina as COO. Well known for pioneering in the U.S Spanish-speaking TV industry, thanks to his contributions to Univisión and Telemundo, and his participation in the United

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Former BBC Worldwide Latin America chief Fred Medina has joined Caribbean entertainment company Lantica Media

Medina (pictured) will become the TV and film production firm’s first COO, with board member Joaquin Blaya named executive chairman. Both execs have played significant roles in Spanish-language US media, with Medina most recently managing director and executive VP, BBCWW US Hispanic and Latin America. Blaya has worked at key networks Telemundo and Univision and,

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US Briefs: Lantica rings changes at the top

Lantica Media has named board member and former Univision and Telemundo executive Joaquin Blaya as executive chairman of the board and appointed former BBC Worldwide managing director Fred Medina COO. About INICIA: INICIA is a private asset management firm that operates through partnerships with unique managers focused on the Northern Latin American Region to capture long-term

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Lantica Media Taps Former Univision Head as Chairman

Joaquin Blaya will serve as executive chairman of the board for the company, which currently owns the Pinewood Dominican Republic Studios. Caribbean top company Lantica Media on Tuesday announced the appointment of current board member and former Univision head Joaquin Blaya as its new executive chairman. Former BBC Worldwide Latin America exec vp Fred Medina

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FORMER UNIVISION AND TELEMUNDO CHAIRMAN, JOAQUIN BLAYA, AND FORMER BBC WORLDWIDE MG, FRED MEDINA, JOIN LANTICA MEDIA OF DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

LANTICA MEDIA announced yesterday appointing Joaquín Blaya, a member of their Boar dof Directors, as the new executive Chairman of the Board of Directors to said company, and Fred Medina, former BBC Worldwide managing director as COO (Chief Operations Officer). Blaya is an industry pioneer in the Spanish-speaking media market in the U.S, renowned for

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