Lourdes Ortega, Company Public Relations
Lourdes Ortega is a proactive and entrepreneurial media/public relations executive. She recently handled the public relations and community affairs for the Los Angeles edition of the daily national Spanish-language newspaper, Hoy (Tribune Publishing). Through her Ortega Public Relations, she offers public relations services to corporations, film and television production companies and various entities for coverage in trade and consumer press.

She has worked with a clientele list that includes: Conectados.com, the Screen Actors Guild Foundation, National Association of Latino Independent Producers (Conferences 4, 5, and 6), Latino Public Broadcasting (over 26 hours of programming for public television), CARE AWARDS presented by BizParentz.com, authors Sofia Quintero (Divas Don't Yield, Random House) and Elisha Miranda (The Sistahood: On the Mic, Simon and Schuster), and the inaugural Youth Actors Expo, among many others.

Ortega began her public relations experience working in the international television market representing entities such as Sony Pictures Television International, National Geographic Television & Film and the World Poker Tour through various boutique PR agencies in Los Angeles.

Lourdes is a California native and a graduate from the California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo with a bachelor's degree in Modern Languages and Literatures with a concentration in French.