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Few times you can find such a versatile and gifted woman as Marilyn Santiago. Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Ms. Santiago is one of the most prolific professionals in the entertainment industry. From radio programming to on air personality, to entrepreneur, educator and advisor, Ms. Santiago has earned a dignify position in today’s entertainment business.

Marilyn Santiago with over 20 years radio excellence has won numerous awards for her works as an air on personality and program director.

Santiago’s passion for radio translated from on air personality at WOQI FM, to Operations Manager of Ponce Broadcasting Corporation in Puerto Rico to Director of Programming to Operations Manager and Executive Producer for companies such as Hispanic Broadcasting/Univision Radio and Latino Broadcasting Corporation.  “Radio is in my blood and I transmit it to every person I know”.  “Radio is a very interesting medium and it’s creative potential is without limits”

Santiago currently serves as faculty member of the CSB School of Broadcasting, the oldest and largest provider of post-secondary education in the broadcast fundamentals.

As a visionary Santiago has been honored and recognized by the US media industry. From Woman in Music by the prestigious Billboard Magazine, to On air personality of the year, to Program Director of the Year for Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation (Now Univision Radio).

Here are some of the most prominent recognitions Marilyn has received:

~ 2009 Billboard Magazine Woman in Music Award

~ 2009 Billboard Magazine Woman in Music Award

~ 2009 & 2010 Billboard Latin Awards and Conference speaker on Radio Programming and Music Promotion

~ 2002 Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation’s Program Director of The Year

~ Chicago’s Mayor Richard M. Daley Certificate of Appreciation

~ Illinois Sate Treasurer Judith Barr Topinka Certificate of Appreciation

~ Illinois Association of Hispanic State Employees Woman of the Year

~ 2002 Puerto Rican Police Association  Person of the Year.

~ 2001 Ritmo Magazine’s On Air Personality of the Year

~ 1999 Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce of Illinois Woman of the Year

~ 1998 Coqui TV Channel 25 Woman of the Year

~ 1987 and 1988 “Who’s Who among students in America’s Universities and Colleges”

~ 1992 and 1993 “Who’s Who in Hispanic America”

Currently Marilyn Santiago is the president of Latin Entertainment Consultants, a lifestyle marketing boutique agency specializing in talent bookings for shows and special events, radio consulting, promotions, talent and music marketing while encompassing brand solutions for the Hispanic Market.

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