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USHCC Congratulates Ruiz Strategies for Global Bilingual Corporate Communications Partnership With Atrevia

WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired – September 19, 2016) – The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) commends both Ruiz Strategies and Madrid-based Atrevia for forging an international, bilingual communications partnership that will provide robust resources and services to companies worldwide.

This partnership aims to combine Ruiz Strategies’ communication methods, content marketing solutions, and reputation and crisis management with Atrevia’s expertise in corporate reputation, market access, political affairs, and brand and personnel development. Both companies intend to serve international corporate clients by providing communications solutions in Spanish and English, such as increasing brand awareness, overcoming public affairs obstacles, and accomplishing internal communications goals.

“We congratulate our friend Michele Ruiz, President and CEO of Ruiz Strategies, as well as Nuria Vilanova, Atrevia Founder and President, for their tireless work in forming this international partnership,” said USHCC President & CEO Javier Palomarez. “Both Atrevia and Ruiz Strategies have broken through barriers, and are committed to working together to provide bilingual communications solutions to companies on three continents. It is essential now, more than ever, that companies take an international approach to business and engage the Latin American market. We commend both Michele and Nuria for such actions, and look forward to seeing their continued success.”

“The USHCC is steadfast in its belief that businesses prosper when they integrate themselves into the international market. And it is all the more significant to see two women-owned firms forge business relationships on a global scale,” said USHCC Chairman Raymond Arroyo. “We are proud of our partner Michele Ruiz for her leadership in realizing such a critical bilingual communications solutions partnership.”

Atrevia, the top global communications consultancy in Spain with a Latin spirit, has offices in Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Puerto Rico, and Portugal, as well as in Washington, DC, and Brussels. Atrevia currently has 300 employees in these countries, and was recently named by Great Place to Work as one of the top 50 companies to work for in Spain. Previous clients have included Avis, California Walnuts, and Royal Caribbean.

Ruiz Strategies, a certified woman and minority owned company with offices in Los Angeles, Houston and Washington, D.C., is a strategic communications firm specializing in helping world class companies, professional services firms, government entities and C-level executives communicate transformative messaging to connect with customers in relevant ways, grow their businesses to achieve broader market penetration, and elevate their brands as recognizable thought leaders. The company’s clients include Fortune 100 corporations including BP, Shell Oil, Verizon, Toyota, and federal government agencies including NASA.

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