Danny Trejo to be Honored with NALIP Lifetime Achievement Award at This Year's Conference!

We are thrilled to honor actor Danny Trejo with the Lifetime Achievement Award at this year's conference - NALIP 2013: Spotlight on the Trillion $ Latino Market

With a career spanning nearly three decades in film and television, Mr. Trejo is one of the most recognizable actors in the world today. Beginning his career on the set of Runaway Train as an extra, Danny quickly assumed mostly villainous characters roles. A prolific actor, appearing in as many as five films a year (nearly 200 films and television shows and movies in all), Mr. Trejo has played roles alongside some of Hollywood's most famous actors, including Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Nicolas Cage, Charles Bronson, George Clooney, John Malkovich, Robert De Niro, Harrison Ford, Val Kilmer, and Antonio Banderas.

Major releases in which he has acted include Machete, Blood In Blood Out, Anaconda, Marked for Death, xXx, Desperado, Once Upon a Time in Mexico, Heat, From Dusk till Dawn, Con Air, Six Days Seven Nights, Spy Kids, The Replacement Killers, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Predators, Urban Justice, The Devil's Rejects, Valley of Angels, Grindhouse, Rob Zombie's Halloween and Snoop Dogg's Hood of Horror. Mr. Trejo's soon to be released film Machete Kills marks his second title role under the direction of Robert Rodriguez.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to celebrate with us, as well as network and participate in an exciting array of panels. Register for the conference at conference2013.nalip.org

Did you know . . .

• The estimated Hispanic population of the United States is 52,000,000 (as of July 2011), making people of Hispanic origin the nation's largest ethnic or race minority. Hispanics constituted 16.7 percent of the nation's total population. In addition, there are 3.7 million residents of Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory.

• The projected Hispanic population of the United States on July 1, 2050 will be 132.8 million. According to this projection, Hispanics will constitute 30 percent of the nation's population by that date.

• There are 8 states in the U.S. that have a population of 1 million or more Hispanic residents: Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, New Jersey, New York and Texas. Source: U.S. Census Bureau, August 2012.

Learn more about the evolving state of the Trillion $ Latino Market. NALIP’s 14th annual National Conference will be an inspiring weekend for Latino content creators and those interested in our media community. We're bringing top industry professionals and visionaries to examine the landslide shift in influence that Latinos are making in media making, distribution, marketing, creation and consumption. Register for the conference today!