UNITED AIRLINES RENEWS PARTNERSHIP WITH NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HISPANIC PUBLICATIONS UNITED IS OFFICIAL AIRLINE OF NAHP CONVENTION AND BUSINESS EXPO
CHICAGO, March, 2012 – United Airlines announced today the renewal of its partnership with the National Association of Hispanic Publications (NAHP). United will be the official airline of the NAHP Convention and Business Expo in San Diego in October 2012.
“United is proud to continue its support of the Hispanic print industry and the NAHP, which provides professional development opportunities to its members so they can better serve Hispanic communities around the country,” said Millie Uriarte, United’s director for Latin and Caribbean Sales. “Our sponsorship will make travel available for NAHP member publications so they can attend the useful and timely workshops at the organization’s annual convention.”
“The continuation of this long-standing partnership underscores United’s commitment not only to NAHP, but to the Hispanic community that relies on the trusted information provided by Hispanic print outlets,” said NAHP Board President, Zeke Montes. “We are proud to work with a company that truly values our industry and our culture.”
All United’s domestic hub cities are also home to NAHP member publications. United operates hubs at Chicago O’Hare International Airport, Cleveland Hopkins International Airport,
Denver International Airport, Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport, San Francisco International Airport, and Washington Dulles International Airport.
United Airlines and United Express operate an average of 5,656 flights a day to 376 airports on six continents from our hubs in Chicago, Cleveland, Denver, Guam, Houston, Los Angeles, New York/Newark, San Francisco, Tokyo and Washington, D.C. In 2011, United carried more traffic than any other airline in the world, and operated more than two million flights carrying 142 million passengers. United is upgrading its cabins with more flat-bed seats in first and business class and more extra-legroom economy-class seating than any other airline in North America. United operates nearly 700 mainline aircraft and has orders for more than 125 new aircraft deliveries from 2012 through 2019, including 50 Boeing 787 Dreamliners and 25 Airbus A350XWBs. United was rated the world’s most admired airline on FORTUNE magazine’s 2012 airline-industry list of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Readers of Global Traveler magazine have voted United’s MileagePlus program the best frequent flyer program for eight consecutive years. United is a founding member of Star Alliance, which provides service to 189 countries via 26 member airlines. More than 85,000 United employees reside in every U.S. state and in countries around the world. For more information, visit united.com or follow United on Twitter and Facebook. The common stock of United’s parent, United Continental Holdings, Inc., is traded on the NYSE under the symbol UAL.
About the National Association of Hispanic Publications
The National Association of Hispanic Publications, Inc. (NAHP, Inc.) is a non-partisan trade advocacy organization representing the leading Spanish-language publications serving 41 markets in 39 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, with a combined circulation of over 23 million. NAHP was founded in 1982 to promote Spanish-language publications. Membership is open to Spanish-language and Hispanic-owned newspapers, magazines and related media as well as businesses that offer products and services to this market throughout the United States.