Esteban Villanueva

Esteban Villanueva - Publisher

A Pet's Life Magazine Publisher, Esteban Villanueva, grew up in San Diego, California.

In San Diego, Esteban attended Francis Parker School for grade school and The Bishop's School for high school. At both schools, he was known as Steven Villanueva or Steve Villanueva because many of his classmates had a hard time pronouncing "Esteban"!

Esteban then went on to attend Dartmouth College in New Hampshire where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from this prestigious Ivy League Institution.

After college, Esteban moved to Los Angeles to attend Pepperdine School of Law where he focused on Entertainment Law. During his studies, he had multiple internships at law firms specializing in entertainment law, as well as internships at record labels such as American Recordings, where he worked in the A&R Department for famed record producer Rick Rubin.

After law school, Esteban became the Director of Business and Legal Affairs for a music production company, recording studio and music publishing company. Projects he directed during that time won Grammy Awards including Fabulosos Cadillacs, "Fabulosos Calavera", Best Rock in Spanish 1997, Ricky Martin "Vuelve", Best Latin Pop 1998 and Carlos Santana "Supernatural" with 12 Grammy Awards including Album of the Year.

After several years in the music industry, Esteban returned to San Diego and continued to run international businesses focusing on trade and import/export with Mexico and Latin America.

 

Esteban Villanueva Websites

 

Esteban Villanueva Photos

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Esteban Villanueva at Disneyland Red Carpet Event
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Esteban Villanueva at Machu Picchu
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Esteban Villanueva/Esteban Villanueva at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park
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Esteban Villanueva/Esteban Villanueva with Diego Luna
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Esteban Villanueva with Jane Leeves
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Esteban Villanueva with Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
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Esteban Villanueva with Mayor Jerry Sanders
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Esteban Villanueva/Esteban Villanueva with Michelle Obama
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President Obama taking Esteban Villanuevas picture with Michelle Obama
 
Esteban Villanueva with Robi Rosa
 

Danitza Villanueva

Danitza Villanueva - Publisher

Danitza Villanueva is a focused, self-motivated, and dedicated business woman. Born in San Diego, Danitza spent part of her youth with her family in Tijuana and grew up on both sides of the border. She has transferred her unique insight of cross-border culture, trends, and philanthropy to her business and communal interests.

Danitza is proud to be the first woman from her family to graduate from college. She has two degrees, one from Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Fashion Marketing and a second from San Diego Christian College in Communications.

Danitza runs two successful magazines (Giving Back Magazine), which focuses on charities, culture, and arts for the San Diego and Tijuana region. Danitza and her staff reach out to the community by supporting and promoting fundraising events for local charities. Part of her focus with the magazine is to shatter the stereotypical image many have of Mexico and its peoples. The other publication, a pet's life magazine, which focuses on the lives of our city's pets.

In 2008, Danitza and her magazine were invited by the Office of Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to attend the 26th Annual Border Governors Conference in Los Angeles for her positive impact in the community and the positive image of Hispanics in the region.

In 2010, Danitza was elected the youngest ever member of the Board of Directors of the San Diego Opera.

In 2011, she was chosen to participate in HOPE Leadership Institute, a select group of Latina leaders in the State of California. Under the HOPE Leadership Institute, Danitza traveled to Washington DC to meet with Congressmen and Senators to advocate for Hispanics.

Danitza was chosen by Access to Independence, an organization that provides services to people with disabilities, as an Everyday Hero for her dedication in making a difference in the disabled community of San Diego.

Recently, chosen by San Diego Opera to Chair the First Mariachi Opera, Cruzar la Cara de la Luna, as well as, chair for Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego the first outreach program for the Hispanic philanthropic community.

Danitza and her husband Esteban of three years enjoy our region and all that it has to offer.

 

Danitza Villanueva Websites

 

Founders

Danitza & Esteban Villanueva

Danitza Villanueva and Esteban Villanueva are proud to be the publishers of A Pet's Life Magazine. Esteban Villanueva and Danitza Villanueva both grew up in San Diego and Tijuana and have intimate personal understanding of the culture, trends and inner workings of our region.

Born in San Diego, Danitza spent part of her youth with her family in Tijuana and grew up on both sides of the border. She has transferred her unique insight of cross-border culture, trends and society to her business and communal interests.

Danitza Villanueva

Danitza Villanueva is proud to be the first woman from her family to graduate from college. She has two degrees, one from Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Fashion Marketing and a second from San Diego Christian College in Communications.

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Esteban Villanueva

Esteban Villanueva grew up in La Jolla and attended high school at The Bishop's School. From there, he attended Dartmouth College and subsequently Pepperdine School of Law where he focused on Entertainment Law. After law school, Esteban ran a music production and publishing company whose recordings ultimately received 14 Grammy Awards for work with artists such as Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, Ricky Martin and Carlos Santana. His expertise in Latin entertainment and culture has been called upon by the Grammy Awards, Latin Grammy Awards and Los Angeles Opera who have used his consultation services.

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Giving Back Magazine

Giving Back Magazine is the only bilingual, monthly publication that focuses on society, arts, culture, entertainment, fashion, dining and travel in the Southern California and Northern Baja California region. The only Spanish language publication in San Diego targeting the high end demographic.

Among our clients you will find Tiffany & Co, American Airlines, HSBC Premier Banking, Southwest Airlines, Henri Bendel, South Coast Plaza and many more.

Go to Giving Back Magazine (www.gbsan.com)

A Pet's Life Magazine

A Pet's Life Magazine - A quarterly magazine featuring the latest events and information about our animal friends: from health and training tips, to breeders and adoption services, to the newest products and stories that will be sure to touch your heart.

Also, pet-friendly travel features, activities, and exclusive interviews with owners of famous pets will fill the pages of A Pet's Life Magazine endearing you to learn more on the lives of our city's pets.

Go to A Pet's Life Magazine (www.apetslifemagazine.com)

Where Was I?

Where Was I? is the uniquely local’s perspective of San Diego and all the amazing things to do, dining options and places to go.

Whether the trendiest restaurant, the locals hangout or the hidden surprise, this website guides you through your day including customized maps. Experience the best San Diego has to offer whether a tourist, on business or if you live here. Established in 2002, this is San Diego’s original web guide.

Go to Where Was I? (www.wherewasi.com)

DAESVI Consulting

Pulling on innate lifelong experience with the U.S./Mexico international border and professional backgrounds in Law, Business, Entertainment, Fashion, Advocacy and Publishing and the bi-lingual and bi-cultural heritage of the founding partners, DAESVI Consulting can help you understand, navigate and succeed in the complicated world where two countries meet.

Beyond simply a translation firm, we can help you be understood in both cultures. Clients include The San Diego Opera, The San Diego Symphony, The San Diego Food Bank and many more.

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DAESVI LLC

DAESVI LLC focuses on publishing entertainment, social and philanthropy publications across Southern California and Northern Baja California. Founded by Esteban Villanueva and Danitza Villanueva, DAESVI LLC currently publishes:

Giving Back Magazine

Giving Back Magazine is the only bilingual, monthly publication that focuses on society, arts, culture, entertainment, fashion, dining and travel in the Southern California and Northern Baja California region.

Where Was I?

Where Was I? is the uniquely local’s perspective of San Diego and all the amazing things to do, dining options and places to go.

A Pet's Life Magazine

A quarterly magazine featuring the latest events and information about our animal friends: from health and training tips, to breeders and adoption services, to the newest products and stories that will be sure to touch your heart.

 

DAESVI Consulting

Pulling on innate lifelong experience with the U.S./Mexico international border and professional backgrounds in Law, Business, Entertainment, Fashion, Advocacy and Publishing and the bi-lingual and bi-cultural heritage of the founding partners, DAESVI Consulting can help you understand, navigate and succeed in the complicated world where two countries meet.

 

 

About Us - A Pet's Life Magazine

The stories of the lives of our cities pets

San Diego loves its pets. With a combination of great weather, pet friendly parks, trails, beaches, pet stores and boutiques along with so many animal lovers, we have a community that surrounds itself with pets. It is no wonder that San Diego is one of the most pet friendly cities in America.

Due to overwhelming demand, the publishers of Giving Back Magazine, the region's only high-end, bilingual publication is launching a new magazine, a pet's life magazine in April.

This quarterly magazine features the latest news and tips on products, health and training as well as stories that will touch your heart. Pet-friendly travel features, restaurants, activities, and exclusive interviews with people in the community and their pets will keep readers coming back for more. And who doesn't love to see pictures? Photos from local pet events will also be on the pages.

a pet's life magazine will share with you the lives of our city's pets. Delivered directly to homes, businesses and important pet events throughout the city, a pet's life magazine is here to share your message. In print, online and on your mobile device, we are always here for you and your pets.

Those of you who have a business for animals or simply are pet-friendly and want to advertise on our pages, please reach out to us to find out more information.

We look forward to pam-purrring you!

a pet's life magazine