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Rob Elgas lands at WLS Marrero quits comm job, rejoins impreMedia Summa changes jobs at Univision Zamora promoted to Asst News Director Marysol Castro Joins ESPN
 
Rob Elgas lands at WLS

Rob Elgas lands at WLS

Marrero quits comm job, rejoins impreMedia

Marrero quits comm job, rejoins impreMedia

Summa changes jobs at Univision

Summa changes jobs at Univision

Zamora promoted to Asst News Director

Zamora promoted to Asst News Director

Marysol Castro Joins ESPN

Marysol Castro Joins ESPN

Rob Elgas lands at WLS

Rob Elgas lands at WLS

07 July 2015

Rob Elgas joins Chicago’s ABC 7 Eyewitness News team as a reporter and fill-in anchor, effective today. “I’m thrilled to let all of you know I will be staying in Chicago! This is my home and I’m so grateful I will continue my career here,” he shared on his Facebook page. Rob starts the new […]

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Marrero quits comm job, rejoins impreMedia

Marrero quits comm job, rejoins impreMedia

06 July 2015

Barely six months after taking over as Director of Communications for L.A. County Supervisor Hilda Solís, Pilar Marrero has resigned. She has accepted a position as Senior Political correspondent for impreMedia, the parent company of La Opinión, where she previously worked for 25 years. Pilar, who quit La Opinión in December, begins the new job […]

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Summa changes jobs at Univision

Summa changes jobs at Univision

06 July 2015

Univision News has named Keith Summa Senior Vice President, Content Innovation. He’ll continue reporting to Isaac Lee, President of News and Digital for Univision and CEO of Fusion. In his new role, Summa will spearhead the exploration and development of innovative journalistic tools and experiment with new platforms and storytelling formats to increase audience engagement […]

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Zamora promoted to Asst News Director

Zamora promoted to Asst News Director

06 July 2015

In addition to being a reporter, Benjamín Zamora is now Assistant News Director at KINT 26, the Univision affiliate in El Paso. In his new role, he’ll help supervise news content and newsroom management. Before his promotion, Benjamín was an Executive Producer. Prior to joining the Entravision-owned affiliate, he was news reporter/MMJ for NBC Affiliate […]

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Marysol Castro Joins ESPN

Marysol Castro Joins ESPN

06 July 2015

Former CBS and ABC network morning personality Marysol Castro has joined ESPN as host of “Premier Boxing Champions.” She’ll also be a reporter on ESPN’s Little League World Series telecasts. She starts July 11 at 9 pm, when “Premier Boxing Champions” premieres on the network. Marysol, most recently a news anchor for WPIX in New […]

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Estrella TV launches political show

Estrella TV launches political show

04 July 2015

Political analyst Hernán Molina has landed his own show on Estrella TV network. “En La Lucha con Hernán Molina,” a weekly political show focusing on the most pressing current affairs impacting the Latino community in the United States, will air Sundays at 1 pm PT/12 CT. Featuring a panel of guests, the show aims to […]

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NBC Universo debuts Spanish dubbed “Suits” and “Law & Order”

NBC Universo debuts Spanish dubbed “Suits” and “Law & Order”

03 July 2015

Cable network NBC Universo is stepping up its programming game, as it tries to build a new audience for the channel formerly known as mun2. Starting next week, the network is pumping its programming schedule with Spanish-language dubbed versions of popular NBC shows “Law and Order,” “Law and Order: Los Angeles” and USA hit “Suits.” […]

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De La Rosa starts at WGCL

De La Rosa starts at WGCL

03 July 2015

Christian De La Rosa has joined CBS affiliate WGCL as a reporter. He arrives to Atlanta from KSWB, the Fox affiliate in San Diego. His first day was Monday, June 29. Before his move to San Diego, Christian worked from 2007 to 2012 as an anchor/reporter for the English and Spanish operations of Central Florida […]

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Univision IPO filing reveals Fusion multimillion dollar losses

Univision IPO filing reveals Fusion multimillion dollar losses

02 July 2015

When Univision filed its plans for an IPO with the SEC this morning, it had to open its books, revealing its cable network Fusion lost $35 million in 2014 alone. The Univision/ABC joint venture forged in 2012 and launched in October of 2013 has faced numerous challenges – most notably, finding an audience and achieving […]

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Garcia leaves KENS

Garcia leaves KENS

02 July 2015

Anchor Mat Garcia has left CBS affiliate KENS-TV in San Antonio after 3 years as the station’s morning anchor. His last day on the air was last Friday, June 26. That day he shared on Facebook that he decided to leave his anchor job “after long consideration and discussion with my family” and “to pursue […]

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Huelga hired as weekend meteorologist at KTNV

Huelga hired as weekend meteorologist at KTNV

02 July 2015

Karla Huelga has jumped 56 markets to land in Las Vegas. ABC affiliate KTNV hired Karla from KVIA in El Paso to join the station’s Action News Weather First team. Karla, who is forecasting on weekend evenings, in addition to producing and substituting on weekdays, started on air on June 13th. “El Paso is home, […]

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Telemundo to air first national newscast shot on mobile devices

Telemundo to air first national newscast shot on mobile devices

02 July 2015

Experimenting with evolving technology, “Noticiero Telemundo” will air a special “Digital Day” edition shot on mobile devices on Monday, July 6 at 6:30 pm/5:30 CT. Journalists will be reporting using smartphones and tablets to capture and feed their stories. The special edition of “Noticiero Telemundo” will be streamed on Periscope under the Noticiero Telemundo account […]

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I'm an Emmy award-winning journalist, who's worked as an on-air reporter in Spanish and English-language television news. I've worked for Univision, Telemundo, CNN en Español and Los Angeles Fox and UPN stations before diving into a convergence model at the San Jose Mercury News. I was president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists from 2004 to 2006. As an online news manager, I was West Coast Web Editor for impreMedia and Managing Editor of IntersectionsSouthLA.org. I am also a freelance writer, reporter and producer. I founded Media Moves in June of 2007.