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HAHMP Launches New Community Affairs Show “Houston On The Move”

Posted on 28 August 2010 by HAHMP

Show will feature individuals and organizations making a difference, local Hispanic talent, and showcase Houston attractions and destinations.

The Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals (HAHMP) will debut their new community affairs show “Houston On The Move” hosted by Mariné Hernández, on Thursday, September 2nd on HCCTV (Houston Community College Television).

“Houston On The Move” is a half-hour, four-segment show that will feature motivating stories of individuals and groups who are making their mark in our community, non-profit organizations and programs that are helping Houstonians in need, local artists who are moving Houston culturally and those attractions that put locals and visitors on the move.

With the purpose of assisting local aspiring journalists, “Houston On The Move” counts with the support of local college students serving as associate producers, under the supervision of Sybil Monciváis Sánchez (Producer) and Marine Hernández (Executive Producer and Host).

“Houston On The Move” will be produced bi-weekly and will air Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. on HCCTV. HCCTV is available on Comcast Ch. 19, AT&T U-verse Ch. 99, Phonoscope Ch. 77, TV Max Ch. 97, Cebridge Ch. 20 and sites.hccs.edu/hcctv .

For more information about “Houston On The Move” and HAHMP, please contact Mariné Hernández at marinehernandez@hotmail.com.

About Mariné Hernández, Executive Producer & Host:
Marine Hernandez is a former news reporter and anchor. For almost a decade, she served the Spanish-speaking communities of Sacramento, Dallas and Houston working for Univision. Marine ’s former roles include Entertainment Reporter, Community Affairs show host, Weather Anchor, News Reporter and Anchor. During her career, she was an active advocate of higher education among Hispanic children, participating in multiple events promoting the cause. Currently, her efforts continue by serving as an active member of the Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals, an organization she has been a member of since her college years.

About the Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals (HAHMP)
The Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals (HAHMP) was created as a non-profit organization to provide support for Hispanics involved in the gathering and dissemination of news, to encourage and support the study and practice of journalism and communications by Hispanics, and to promote a fair and accurate portrayal of Hispanics in the media.  Membership is open to members of the broadcast and print media, public relations professionals and college students. HAHMP was founded in 1986 by a group of local journalists, among them Fernando Dovalina and Jo Ann Zuñiga of the Houston Chronicle, Elma Barrera of ABC Channel 13, Richard Longoria formerly of ABC Channel 13, Sylvan Rodriguez of CBS Channel 11 and Dianne Solis of the Wall Street Journal. HAHMP is the local affiliate of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ).  In June of the year 2000, Houston served as the host city for the NAHJ annual conference.

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