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NEW RESEARCH: The 2005 Hispanic Business 500 Directory -
A national benchmark of the surging development of U.S. Hispanic-owned companies.
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Best of Hispanic Business 2005

executive
View this year's 100 Most Influential Hispanics, a list of who's who including academic leaders, renowned athletes, entertainers, important board and committee chairpersons, and more.

The U.S. Hispanic Economy 2005
Purchase your copy of latest research from HispanTelligence: The U.S. Hispanic Economy in Transition: Facts, Figures, and Trends (2005 Edition) -- a comprehensive study of the emerging Hispanic market.

Diversity Report: Top 40 Companies
The 2005 Top 40 Companies for Hispanics list come from all sectors of the U.S. economy, but their corporate cultures share one trait an awareness of diversity that reaches throughout all areas of the organization.

The Fast Growing Hispanic Youth Market
While the U.S. median age continues to rise, from 35.3 years in 2000, the median age of Hispanics remains the lowest of all groups. Demographers predict faster growth among young Hispanics than among other young ethnic groups for the next decade.


Business

Will Microsoft's Big Bets Pay Off This Year?
With a wave of new products on the way, this is the year that Microsoft Corp. has been talking about for years.

Time Warner Board OK's Google's 5% Stake in AOL
Time Warner's board on Tuesday formally approved one of the most highly anticipated deals on the Internet: Search giant Google will become a shareholder in Time Warner's AOL unit.

Hispanic Children Growing Percent of Younger Generation
Fully 17 percent of U.S. children under age 18 were Hispanic in 2000. That was up from 12 percent in 1990 and represented an increase of 4.6 million Hispanic children in the age group, according to the Census report "Changes in the Lives of U.S. Children 1990 - 2000."

Coke Gains at Being Diverse
Coca-Cola got a mostly favorable report on its diversity efforts Wednesday, though there is still room for improvement.

Univision Joins Nielsen TV Index
Spanish-language media company Univision Communications and Nielsen Media Research have reached an agreement under which Univision will join Nielsen's national TV ratings service, the Nielsen Television Index (NTI).

HispanTelligence Research
business
Search the 2005 Hispanic Business 500, a national benchmark of the surging development of U.S. Hispanic-owned companies.

The Fast Growing Hispanic Youth Market
While the U.S. median age continues to rise, from 35.3 years in 2000, the median age of Hispanics remains the lowest of all groups. Demographers predict faster growth among young Hispanics than among other young ethnic groups for the next decade.

Inside the House: Hispanics Subgroups Differ by Age
More than 20 percent of Cubans are 65 or older, while a scant 4 percent of Mexicans are in that age bracket. On the other hand, 37 percent of Mexicans and 31 percent of Puerto Ricans are younger than 18.

From the current issue of Hispanic Business magazine...
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Media
This issue's Media Markets Report shows the Hispanic market simultaneously confronting two profound shifts: Hispanic consumers are moving from Spanish to English, and at the same time from traditional media to the Internet.

The Next Generation
Hispanic motorcyclists may be the key to Harley-Davidson's future.






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