Latism Names República “best Marketing/pr Firm Using Tech Innovation And Social Media To Reach Latinos” For Second Consecutive Year

MIAMI – November 9, 2015 – República, one of America’s leading independent cross-cultural advertising, communications and digital agencies, has been named ”Best Marketing/PR Firm Using Tech Innovation and Social Media to Reach Latinos” by LATISM (Latinos in Tech Innovation and Social Media), the national industry organization for Hispanic professionals in technology and social media. This is the second consecutive year that the agency is recognized by LATISM for its outstanding social media and digital efforts on behalf of its clients. The award was presented at the recent LATISM Annual Conference held this year in Washington, DC.

“Now more than ever, brands are recognizing the power of the Hispanic consumer, especially since Latinos over-index in digital and social,” said Ana Roca Castro, founder and chair of LATISM. “LATISM is proud to once again recognize República for the agency’s game changing approach to all things digital, mobile and social,” added Roca Castro.

República’s award-winning in-house digital practice has grown exponentially in recent years in order to service its numerous blue-chip clients. The agency’s social and digital capabilities include social media strategy, content creation, community management, front- and back-end web development, SEO, SEM, CRM and app development.

“We are honored LATISM is recognizing us with this important award for a second consecutive year — a true testament to the exceptional and innovative work our team produces on behalf of our clients,” said Jorge A. Plasencia, co-founder, chairman and CEO of República. “Digital and social have been in República’s DNA since day one, and this honor inspires us to continue raising the bar for our clients in the space,” added Plasencia.