2013 HAHMP Elections & Nominations

The Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals (HAHMP) invites members to run for open Board positions. The current nominations are listed below. All positions are up for election this year.

A few reminders:

  • Board service is for a two-year term.
  • Board positions are open to current HAHMP members.
  • President and Vice President candidates must be currently “working media.”
  • You can nominate yourself or someone else via email (see links below); if you nominate someone else, we will need contact information so we can verify that they have agreed to run for the position.
  • Al nomination emails should include:
    • Name
    • Email
    • Phone
    • Address
    • Current position and employer
    • How long have you been a member of HAHMP?

Dates to know:

  • Nominations are open until midnight (CST) on Thursday, October 17, 2013.
  • Voting (online) will take place from noon on Friday, October 18, 2013 until midnight on Wednesday, October 23, 2013.
  • Winners will be announced at/after the meeting at the United Way on Monday, October 28, 2013 at 1pm.

Nominations:

Questions? Contact us at info@hahmp.org.

HAHMP November meeting

LEARN HOW STORIFY WORKS
AND HOW REPORTERS ARE USING IT IN THE NEWSROOM

Michael Depp of NetNewsCheck noted that “storify has been adopted by nearly every major media outlet and scores of local newsrooms to cut through social’s deafening noise to find and share its most meaningful news.”  Our very own Sandra Fernandez will get you started with Storify and teach you how your newsroom/news outlet can benefit from it.

Join Us …

 

Where
UNITED WAY OF GREATER HOUSTON
50 Waugh Drive, Houston, TX  77007
When
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12
Time
12:30 – 1:00 — OFFICER’S MEETING
1:00 – 1:20 — GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
1:30 – 2:00 — WORKSHOP: ”STORIFY IN THE NEWSROOM.” Social media maven Sandra Fernandez will give an introduction workshop to Storify

Speaker

Sandra Fernandez, Co-Director LATISM Houston

@sandrasays
www.sandrasays.com

Sandra Fernandez, is a communications professional with more than 15 years of experience with higher education, government, and non-profit organizations. She is co-director of Houston’s chapter – Latinos in Technology and Social Media (LATISM), and is the Manager of Public Relations for the Houston Public Library, where her role includes overseeing the planning and implementation of award-winning communications and promotional plans, from brainstorm- ing and writing to budgeting and tracking results. Her strategic use of social media and online services to communicate with Library customers has made Houston Public Library an industry leader in social media implementation.

Additional Meeting Dates

  • Monday, December 10, 2012

1pm – 2 pm
Executive Board meets at 12:30 p.m.

United Way, 50 Waugh Drive

The HAHMP December Membership Meeting has been cancelled.