Univision.com to Host Exclusive Online Chat With Latin Superstar Chayanne
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 13, 2000-- Chayanne To Participate
In Live Audio/Video Online Chat With The Hispanic Community About His
New Album "Simplemente" And Upcoming T.V. Appearances
Univision Online, Inc., the online division of Univision Communications
Inc. (NYSE: UVN), announced that beginning at 8:00 p.m. (EST), December
13 2000, the nation's 33 million Hispanics will have the unique opportunity
to participate in an exclusive live chat with well-known Hispanic musician
and actor Chayanne at www.univision.com.
Video from the chat will be broadcast throughout the week on the site.
Visitors will have the unique opportunity to pose questions to Sony(TM)
recording artist Chayanne and learn more about his latest projects, such
as his newly released album "Simplemente," and upcoming guest
appearance on the television show "Ally McBeal" in January.
Chayanne has been named by People Magazine as one of the 50 Most Beautiful
People and was recently on the cover of Latina and People En Espanol.
Chayanne has more than 49 gold and platinum album awards to his credit.
"Univision Online is excited to offer the Hispanic community the opportunity
to interact with such a popular international celebrity such as Chayanne,"
said Diego Ruiz, Vice President/General Manager of Univision Online. "Chayanne
has made significant contributions to the music, television and film industries
and we are delighted to give our audience the chance to chat with him
online. We look forward to continue to offer similar interviews to the
Hispanic community in the future." This event marks the first time that
Chayanne is appearing on Univision.com.
Leveraging the power of the Univision Television Network, America's leading
Spanish-language broadcaster, Univision.com has created an all-encompassing
Internet site that combines star power, a strong sense of community, compelling
editorial content, and tailored e-commerce opportunities. Univision.com
provides U.S. Hispanics with an unparalleled online forum that entertains,
educates and empowers all Latinos to come together as a community and
express themselves. The portal is designed to appeal to the 33 million
Hispanic Americans who represent the country's fastest growing online
Univision.com is a comprehensive content- and service-rich Spanish-language
Internet service catering to the dynamic U.S. Hispanic population. Univision.com
includes three distinct, but closely integrated components: an Internet
portal featuring four branded information channels, including original
and exclusive news, entertainment, sports, and life resources; a branded
shopping channel offering a full range of e-commerce merchandising; and
facilitated access to this material through an Internet Service Provider
(ISP), which can also be obtained through low-cost, financed pre-packaged
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