VIP Panelist CNN Latino in America

VIP panel CNN Latino in America

VIP panel CNN Latino in America

CNN Latino in America: VIP Panelist

Date: October 19, 2009

Where: Rich Auditorium, High Museum of Arts, Atlanta, Georgia

Role: VIP Panelist

Expertise: Hispanic Marketing

CNN anchor and special correspondent Soledad O’Brien moderated a panel at the Atlanta screening of Latino in America held at the Woodruff Arts Center on Oct. 19th. The evening focused on the Latino community, issues of Education, Latino identity and overall empowerment.

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October 12, 2009

Ms. Claudia Goffan

Target Latino

Atlanta, GA

Dear Ms. Goffan:

This October, CNN will extend its acclaimed “In America” series of documentaries with a two-night, four-hour event, Latino in America.  Reported by anchor and special correspondent Soledad O’Brien, the ambitious documentary initiative examines the growing diversity of America, revealing insight into a changing nation on the eve of the U.S. census that is expected to officially confirm that Latino Americans are the largest minority group within the country.  Latino in America will premiere on Wednesday, Oct. 21, and Thursday, Oct. 22, 2009 at 9pm ET/PT.

CNN is hosting a private advance screening of an abbreviated version of the documentary on Monday, October 19 at 7 PM at  Woodruff Arts Center’s Rich Theatre, located at 1280 Peachstree St., NE in Atlanta, GA 30309.

We would be honored to have you participate in a panel discussion following the screening.

Here is how the evening’s activities will unfold:

6:00 PM VIP Reception

6:30 p.m. Guest check-in begins

7:00 p.m. Advance screening of “Latino in America”

8:00 p.m. Panelist introductions and discussion about the program/reactions from the audience

9:00 p.m. Panel discussion ends

Panel discussion format:

Soledad O’Brien (CNN) will moderate the panel discussion, posing the initial questions to the panelists and then inviting questions from the audience at this private screening event.  There will be 3-4 panelists on stage together, all community leaders like you, who represent different walks of life (for example, academic institutions, community organizations, elected officials).

We hope you will join us as a panelist for this event.  If you have any questions about the advance-screening event or the panel discussion, please do not hesitate to contact me at 323-404-4854 or via email at Gabriel@reyesentertainment.com

Meanwhile, we will contact you within the next few days to find out if you are able to serve as a panelist.  Thank you!

Sincerely,

Gabriel Reyes

Reyes Entertainment on behalf of CNN

Photo ID from Left to Right: Millie Irizarry, CEO of the Latin America Association, Alex Garcia, NASCAR driver, Jerry Gonzalez, executive director of the Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials, Claudia Goffan, CEO of Target Latino, Soledad O’Brien ,CNN anchor and special correspondent and Mark Nelson, vice president and senior executive producer of CNN Productions

Photo ID from Left to Right: Millie Irizarry, CEO of the Latin America Association, Alex Garcia, NASCAR driver, Jerry Gonzalez, executive director of the Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials, Claudia Goffan, CEO of Target Latino, Soledad O’Brien ,CNN anchor and special correspondent and Mark Nelson, vice president and senior executive producer of CNN Productions

Soledad O’Brien ,CNN anchor and special correspondent

Soledad O’Brien ,CNN anchor and special correspondent

Soy Latino en E.E.U.U. T-Shirts handed out at the VIP presentation of CNN Latino in America

Soy Latino en E.E.U.U. T-Shirts handed out at the VIP presentation of CNN Latino in America

 Millie Irizarry, CEO of the Latin America Association

Millie Irizarry, CEO of the Latin America Association

Photo ID from Left to Right: Alex Garcia, NASCAR driver, Jerry Gonzalez, executive director of the Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials, Claudia Goffan, CEO of Target Latino at the VIP presentation of CNN Latino in America

Photo ID from Left to Right: Alex Garcia, NASCAR driver, Jerry Gonzalez, executive director of the Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials, Claudia Goffan, CEO of Target Latino at the VIP presentation of CNN Latino in America

With Jerry Gonzalez, and Millie Irizarry

With Jerry Gonzalez, and Millie Irizarry

Soledad O'Brien and Havi Goffan at the VIP presentation of CNN Latino in America

Soledad O’Brien and Havi Goffan at the VIP presentation of CNN Latino in America

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