Hugo Balta: Beyond The Pitch

“In this episode of Beyond The Pitch, Juan Arango is joined by Hugo Balta … one of the most influential executives in US television 📺… giving a voice to Latinos via media outlets in this country. “ “As Senior Director at ESPN and with the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) – he has given…

THINKNOW HISPANIC SOCCER FAN STUDY 2018

Latinos do not have to assimilate in order to be part of the American experience/culture. The key to a soccer fan’s heart is the digital platform. – “Hugo Balta, Senior Director of Hispanic Initiatives at ESPN, joins us on the #ThinkNowMRX #Podcast Series to discuss the recent ThinkNow Hispanic Soccer Fan Study.” Listen 👂 in:…

Major Line-up of National News Anchors and Reporters Prepare to Tackle Tough Latino Media and Community Issues at Hispanicize 2018

“These are the times that try our Latino soul both as journalists and as human beings,” said Hugo Balta – Senior Director of Hispanic Initiatives at ESPN and former president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ). “Our journalists track will help our industry assess how we’re navigating through these situations and what we’re…

The 30 Most Influential Hispanics In Sports 

Not sure I’m deserving of being on this prestigious list, but certainly grateful to be included with many members of the ESPN Familia and other sports media outlets 🙏🏼👍🏼💪🏼 “Balta began his reporting career as a producer for NY1 in 1994. Since then, he has worked for Telemundo, NBC, MSNBC, WCBS and most recently, ESPN.…