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The San Jose Network Strengthens Presence In Central America

CHICAGO (January 14, 1999) — San Jose & Associates, Inc. proudly welcomes the newest international affiliate, Mendez & Diez, C.I., in Panama, to the San Jose Network.

Mendez & Diez becomes the 13th member of the Network, which also enjoys representation in Chicago; Los Angeles; New York; Miami; Dallas; San Diego; Washington, D.C.; San Juan, P.R.; Managua, Nicaragua; San Pedro, Costa Rica; San Salvador, El Salvador; Guatemala City, Guatemala and Monterrey, N.L., Mexico.

With over 35 years of experience, Mendez & Diez provides results-driven advertising, complemented with extensive public relations, marketing and promotional efforts, to such clients as Industrias Correagua S.A., MetroBank, Alfombras Mundiales, Citizen, TeleFoto Panama, Subway and Nestle.

“It is very exciting to have Mendez & Diez representing our Network in Panama,” said George L. San Jose, president and executive director of San Jose & Associates. “With marketing, advertising and public relations strengths as extensive and diverse as our own, Mendez & Diez will play a pivotal role in providing us with the extended resources we need as our clients expand into Latin America,” he added.

With the addition of Mendez & Diez, The San Jose Network now represents more that $103 MM in combined billings and utilizes the services of more than 260 multicultural industry professionals.

About The San Jose Group

Incorporated in 1981, San Jose & Associates is a full-service multicultural public relations, marketing and advertising agency. Headquartered in Chicago, the Agency’s expertise, services and resources transcend domestic and international markets.