Four Named To The NAHJ Hall Of Fame

   I’m honored and humbled to be included in this year’s class.  A special thanks to the Board of Directors of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) for their generous recognition. From NAHJ:  Hugo Balta, ESPN senior director of multicultural content, past NAHJ President 2012-2014 “Hugo saved NAHJ. He brought back an organization that…

“The Republic of Hugo Balta”

   “This week’s microdoc features Hugo Balta, the Senior Director of Multicultural content at ESPN, immediate past President of the National Association for Hispanic Journalists and the Chair of the Journalism Track at Hispanicize 2015. Balta is Peruvian-American and an Enye (ñ).pe whose parents immigrated to the United States from Peru in their early twenties.”…

ESPN’s Hugo Balta on Sports, Multicultural Content, and Storytelling to Effectively Reach the Latino Audience

“Hugo Balta, the senior director of multicultural content for ESPN, is a man with a deep passion for journalism. A dedicated advocate for advancing the welfare of the Latino community, Balta is also the most recent past president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ). He’s been celebrated for his volunteer leadership, and he…

ESPN’s Hugo Balta Spoke

“Hugo Balta, President of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) and Coordinating Producer at ESPN, spoke to a packed house in an APSC-sponsored event on Friday, October 24 that was free and open to the public. Videos concerning certain topics are linked to in the following:” Lecture clips: ESPN’s Hugo Balta Spoke