Jantzen Supports 2003 MTV Video Music Awards Latin America.Entertainment Editors/Retail Writers
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 24, 2003
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"We were thrilled to support this prestigious Latin awards show," said Brian Murphy, Jantzen's director of marketing. "All of the show's participants received the Jantzen catalogs from which they could select swimwear that complements their own personal style."
The second annual MTV Video Music Awards Latin America took place on October 23, 2003 at the Jackie Gleason Theatre in Miami, Fla. This show, broadcast live on MTV MTV
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U.S. cable television network, established in 1980 to present videos of musicians and singers performing new rock music. MTV won a wide following among rock-music fans worldwide and greatly affected the popular-music business. , honored the Latin American music Latin American music, sometimes simply called Latin music, includes the music of all countries in Latin America and comes in many varieties, from the simple, rural conjunto music of northern Mexico to the sophisticated habanera of Cuba, from the symphonies of Heitor community and featured performances by Alejandro Sanz, Sum 41, La Ley, Iggy Pop and Natalia Lafourcade. Nominees included Cafe Tacuba, Molotov, Gustavo Cerati, Juanes and Mana.
Founded in 1910, Jantzen Inc. was acquired by Perry Ellis International Inc. in 2002. Jantzen, one of the world's best-known brands and makers of swimwear, maintains its headquarters in Portland, Oregon.
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