Latino Trendsetter Awards Coming to NYC


Screen_Shot_2016-04-25_at_3.18.01_PMLatinTRENDS Magazine announces The Fourteenth Annual Latino Trendsetter Awards, a landmark celebration of excellence in enterprise, arts, entertainment, health, education and community leadership, will be held on Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 from 6-10 P.M. at The Symphony Space Theater in New York City. For more information or to purchase tickets visit

Featured musical performances include Latin GRAMMY® Award nominated salsa star, Frankie Negron and emerging Urban Tropical musician, Doñé. Actress, speaker and author, April Hernandez Castillo and Luxury Real Estate Broker and star of Bravo’s Emmy-Nominated Million Dollar Listing New York, Luis D. Ortiz will serve as host. The event is sponsored in part by New York Presbyterian Hospital, Inca Kola and CUNY.

Over 100 paramount figures impacting the fields of public service, enterprise, technology, entertainment, sports, health, and philanthropy have been recognized with a prestigious Latino Trendsetter Award since it’s inauguration. Dozens of exemplary students, the Trendsetters of tomorrow, have also been honored with scholarships through this platform designed to mirror the LatinTRENDS Magazine mission of inspiring innovation and supporting a American’s next generation of leaders.

Past honorees and magazine participants include Mayor Michael Bloomberg; Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Díaz; Athletes such as Giants player Victor Cruz and Major League Baseball hitter Robinson Cano; Television and film stars Roselyn Sanchez and Gina Rodriguez; Megawatt musician and philanthropist Juanes, the iconic Gilberto Santa Rosa and Award-winning songstress Leslie Grace; to entrepreneurs like Colorado Rockies Co-owner, Linda Alvarado, among a throng of others.

“Our goal is to continue to redefine what it means to be a star through the Latino Trendsetter Awards. We believe a star is a visionary risk-taker, big-dreamer, doer and go-getter that is anchored by integrity. Working hard and intelligently on his or her passion, while remaining reachable to the community is what we celebrate”- Juan Guillen, LatinTRENDS founder & CEO.