LatinTRENDS celebrated its End of Summer bash at Stage 48 in NYC on Tuesday, September 2. This private industry event was attended by key influencers, bloggers, DJ’s, artist, filmmakers, photographers, civic leaders, politicians, local celebrities and entrepreneurs and co-hosted by five time GRAMMY® winner and salsa super star Gilberto Santa Rosa.
This memorable evening celebrated the Latino community and some if its key influencers who rocked the red carpet. Some of the magazine’s guests included actresses Jessica Pimentel and Laura Garcia from “Orange is the New Black,” Massiel Peguero Miss Dominican Republic 2014, Bronx President Ruben Diaz Jr., Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer, model Angelica Guillen from Project Runway, comedian Jose Alexis Batista-Ayala, TV & Radio personality Carlos Lamarche, Emmy winner Frankie Celenza, Executive Director at the National Academy of Television Arts and Science Jacqueline Gonzalez, Frank Sorrentino from TVGN’s “The Sorrentinos”, Yahaira Nuñez from Univision’s “Nuestra Belleza Latina,” middle weight contender Frank Galarza and the world’s only professional fighting sisters, Cindy and Amanda Serrano.
Gilberto Santa Rosa, who is also the magazine’s September 2014 issue cover personality, wowed the crowd who waited to see the legend in person.
“I’m excited. This year LatinTRENDS.com is growing like never before. More of you are with us on-line. LatinTRENDS the magazine is burning up, on fire and getting hotter. Now you can find the magazine in Duane Reade, Target, and Shop Rite. And, we connect with the community like no one else through a partnership with 1200 medical clinics, barber shops and beauty salons throughout the neighborhoods of New York City,” said Juan Guillen, Founder and CEO, LatinTRENDS.
Bachata Heightz performed live and DJ New Era rocked the house. Other event co-hosts were the popular singer Henry Santos and the beautiful twins Lulu and Lala. This highly anticipated event was sponsored by LatinTRENDS marketing partners Absolut Vodka, Delta, Casillero del Diablo Wines, HealthFirst and Ford and had La Mega 97.9 and Amor 93.1 as media partners.