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Steven Escobar from Diversity News Magazine Receives Award for Excellence in Journalism

Steven Escobar Excellence in Journalism Award 5-10-2015 (2)Steven Escobar from Diversity News Magazine Receives from Samira’s Show (Television) Personality/Host Samira Kazemeni Award for Excellence in Journalism on May 10, 2015 at Vatican Banquet Hall.

Steven Escobar Attends the 26th Annual Miss Asia USA and 10th Annual Mrs. Asia USA Cultural Pageants

5484a9311cd50-eriko-lee-katayama-crowned-miss-asia-usa-2014-and-nicole-limsnukan-miss-teen-asia-usa-2014-12On Saturday, November 22, 2014 President and Executive Editor-In-Chief Steven Escobar attends the red carpet and ceremony of the 26th Annual Miss Asia USA and 10th Annual Mrs. Asia USA Cultural Pageants.Samira Kazemeni, Steven Escobar, Christine Kan

Also during the show Steven Escobar received from MMPA President Jarvee Hutcherson Certificate of Appreciation on behalf of City of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti at the 26th Annual Miss Asia USA and the 10th Annual Mrs. Asia USA Cultural Pageants held at Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center at 1935 Manhattan Beach Blvd in Redondo Beach, CA 90278 from 4:00 pm to 12:00 am.Steven Escobar, Michael Makabeh

Photo credit to: Kin Vong

Photo credit to: Kin Vong

Also other award recipients were Christine Kan, Tony Cabrera, Jacqueline Kim, Moe Hair USA and Congratulations Certificate to Beauty Pageant Executive Producer, Chairman & President to Virgelia Villegas from Virgelia Productions Inc. 

Photo credit to: Christine Rogers for DiversityNewsMagazine.com

Photo credit to: Christine Rogers for DiversityNewsMagazine.com

Eriko Lee Katayama was Crowned Miss ASIA USA 2014 and Aakshi Sharma Walia was Crowned Mrs. ASIA USA 2014.Elma Fonacier Bidkorpeh, Steven Escobar

To see photos, videos and read about the event click Diversity News Magazine.

Steven Escobar, Sabrina A. Parisi
About Esteban “Steven” Escobar:
Esteban A. Escobar (born in El Salvador, Central America on September 6th) is an award winning American journalist, reporter, editor, columnist, writer, producer, director, publicist, radio personality, entrepreneur, accounts receivable specialist, humanitarian and philanthropist.

Esteban is known as Steven Escobar. He is the President & Executive Editor-In-Chief of Diversity News Magazine, an online & special print consumer news magazine that is is available worldwide and is viewed freely by millions of visitors each month.

On November 2013 Steven Escobar founded and is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Diversity Professional Business & Media Solutions Group Inc., a company to help small businesses to be complaint with changes in technology and have a presence online.

On July 2013 Steven Escobar founded and is the CEO of Diversity Recovery Systems, a professional consulting and account receivables third party company specializing in healthcare medical collections.

Esteban “Steven” Escobar is also the executive producer and director of Diversity News TV, the host of Diversity News Radio, on Air with Steven Escobar, and the president of Diversity News Publications, a news/entertainment multimedia firm in Hollywood, CA. Steven Escobar owns E.E.Enterprises, an affiliate of The Diversity News Publications family of companies.

Steven Escobar is currently a contributor and writer for CNN.com and a special reporter for Tehran International Weekly Magazine. Esteban “Steven” Escobar is a former official contributor/writer for the Hollywood and Los Angeles County events examiner for Examiner.com and contributor for Yahoo.com distributed via Yahoo Voices.

Steven Escobar is currently the account executive and media liaison at World Wide Vital Marketing & Public Relations Inc. Steven Escobar’s current professional affiliations and memberships include being a member and media partner of the Filipino American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Los Angeles Inc., (Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association) GALECA with voting and membership rights on The Dorian Awards.

Steven Escobar also have been involved in the beauty industry. On May 20, 2011 Steven Escobar was a judge from Ms. Exoti-Lady World Pageant 2011. In 2013, Steven Escobar became involved with Miss Asia USA, Mrs Asia USA and Miss Teen Asia USA Beauty Pageants as their Public Relations representative for Virgelia Productions. Also in 2014 Steven became involved with Virgelia Productions as consultant publicist for 3rd Annual Miss Latina Global, Miss Teen Latina Global and Mrs Latina Global Beauty Pageants 2014.

Because of his goals and aspirations in the media publishing business, Steven Escobar has acquired skills in new media including marketing and public relations. Steven Escobar believes that his success in the media/publishing empire comes from the collaboration of his local, national, and international team of reporters and photographers, and he thanks them.

Steven Escobar is no stranger to the entertainment industry. He has covered many prestigious events in Hollywood. Some of them are the 2009 Outstanding Emmy Awards Nominees, 2010 American Music Awards, 2011 American Music Awards, 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards Nominees Announcement, 43rd NAACP Image Awards, 44th NAACP Image Awards, 12th Annual Latin Grammys Nominees Announcement, 2012 NCLR ALMA Awards, the 2014 Golden Globe Awards and many more.

Steven Escobar also gives back to the community by helping charities. From 2003 to the present, he has been raising money and awareness for AIDS Walk LA benefiting AIDS Project Los Angeles through team Diversity News 3960. Also in 2011 Steven Escobar raised money for The Life Group LA. Steven Escobar has volunteered for Exotifit For Humanity and The Human Rights Campaign Los Angeles Steering Committee.

Steven was nominated for The Shorty Awards 2011 and the People’s Choice Fan Award 2012. In 2012 Steven Escobar received the Humanitarian Award at the 2012 International Noble Awards. Also on June 2, 2012 Steven Escobar Received the Community and Humanitarian Services Award at Kayamanan Bayan for all his contributions to the Filipino American community in Southern California.

On 12-12-12 Steven Escobar received an award for the Most Fascinating Person of the Year. On August 4, 2013, Steven Escobar won the 2013 EOTM (Entrepreneurs On the Move) Award for Outstanding Internet Talk Show Diversity News Radio on Air with Steven Escobar. Yahoo.com named Steven Escobar one of the Hot 500 contributors during the month of March 2012.

On March 1, 2014 Steven Escobar received the following awards from City of Beverly Hills: The Diversity Award Certificate of Recognition by the City of Beverly Hills City Council, and the County of Los Angeles by the Board of Supervisors of the County of Los Angeles and City of Los Angeles Certificate of Recognition signed by the Mayor of Los Angeles Eric Garcetti for his participation and contributions to the Multicultural Motion Picture Association (MMPA).

On 7-23-2014, Esteban Steven Escobar’s publication Diversity News Magazine by Steven Escobar is was Nominated for THE 2014 LGBT Hero Awards as Online Magazine of the Year 2014. Also on November 22, 2014 Steven Escobar received a Certificate of Appreciation for his publication Diversity News Magazine from the City of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti for the contribution and help to 26th Annual Miss Asia USA and the 10th Annual Mrs. Asia USA Cultural Pageants held at Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center in Redondo Beach, CA.

Steven Escobar has been in the USA since 1989 and has 2 sisters and a mother. Steven Escobar currently resides in Los Angeles County in the city of Hollywood, CA. For more information visit http://stevenescobar.diversitynewspublications.com/ or his IMDB at http://www.imdb.com/name/nm4164655/