Meet The RI News Team

Award-winning online news publication is now under the ownership and leadership of nationally recognized journalist and media advocate, Hugo Balta. Balta serves as owner and publisher of the online site created to provide professional, journalistic coverage for and about Connecticut’s fastest growing population group.

Balta plans to expand the news outlet to include multimedia reporting in English and Spanish, and explore partnerships that promote similar focused strategies in other key markets across the country.


Hugo Balta – @HugoBalta


Diane Alverio – @DianeAlverio


Bryan Zapata

Joe Rodriguez

Boris Q’va

Lourdes Vázquez

General Sales Manager

Adriana Balta – @adriana_balta

Sales/Marketing Executive

Donna Elkinson Miller