Rockford, IL – September 11, 2015 – Two new poultry professionals were inducted into the Latin American Poultry Hall of Fame yesterday evening during a ceremony at the Hotel Oro Verde in Guayaquil, Ecuador. Every two years, new members are selected based on their outstanding contributions to the development of the poultry industry and honored during a ceremony at the Latin American Poultry Congress.

15HOF_webBenjamín Ruíz, Editor-in-Chief of Industria Avícola magazine, and Greg Watt, President/CEO of WATT Global Media, introduced the new members and presented them with an award in recognition of their leadership in the poultry industry:

•   Jesús Isidro Molfese, Argentina

•   Horacio Raúl Terzolo, Argentina

Pictured at left is Greg Watt, President/CEO of WATT Global Media honoring Dr. Isidro Molfese of Argentina as a new inductee of the Latin American Poultry Hall of Fame.

The Latin American Poultry Hall of Fame was established in 1987 to recognize individuals who have dedicated their lives to advancing the Latin American poultry industry. The Hall of Fame is presented by WATT Global Media and Industria Avícola magazine, in cooperation with the Latin American Poultry Association (ALA).

About Industria Avícola
Industria Avícola is the poultry industry’s premier Spanish language resource serving poultry industry professionals in 40 countries from Mexico through Central/South America and the Caribbean. For more than 60 years, Industria Avícola has provided trusted poultry industry business information, new ideas and knowledge covering the entire America Latina region. Industria Avícola founded and continues to administer the prestigious Latin American Poultry Hall of Fame.

About WATT Global Media
WATT Global Media provides exceptional business content and solutions to the agribusiness industry. As an industry innovator, WATT Global Media has connected buyers and sellers in the poultry, pig, animal feed and pet food industries through its media channels for nearly 100 years.

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