Andrés is a journalist based in Washington, DC, with rich experience in online, broadcast and print publications in the United States and Latin America.
He is Principal at FastrackMedia, a digital communications and content strategy firm specialized in reaching Hispanics. He blogs here and writes a technology column for US Hispanics at AARP.org. He is also a regular guest at NTN24 news network and at ‘VIVA Su Segunda Juventud‘ radio show.
Before that, he was Nieman Fellow at Harvard University.
Prior to that, he was:
- Managing Editor of The Miami Herald’s El Nuevo Herald
- Multimedia Manager of ElNuevoHerald.com
- Washington Bureau Chief for RCN Televisión
- New York and Washington Correspondent for El Tiempo
- Los Angeles local reporter for La Opinión
He loves to produce and consume quality journalism.
He’s lived and played in a bunch of places: New York, Miami, Los Angeles, Washington, Boston. And Bogotá, his native city, where he travels often. While at these places, he’s developed many great personal and professional relationships with amazing people.
He loves hoping on planes for work and pleasure. In his travel résumé: Ovakango Delta, Guilin, Ubud, Cape Town, Andrés Carne de Res and Railay Beach. Where should he go next?
He studied at Boston University (International Relations and Communications) and The University of Kansas (journalism). He is fully bilingual in English and Spanish. A while back he learned French at Aix-en-Provence but living in the US sort of killed that third language…
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