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López leaves Univision LA for Telemundo Philly Molina leaves Fox News Channel to pursue PhD Univision promotes Loris Telemundo ups Domenech to VP of Creative Strategy Nina Tassler returns to TV
 
López leaves Univision LA for Telemundo Philly

López leaves Univision LA for Telemundo Philly

Molina leaves Fox News Channel to pursue PhD

Molina leaves Fox News Channel to pursue PhD

Univision promotes Loris

Univision promotes Loris

Telemundo ups Domenech to VP of Creative Strategy

Telemundo ups Domenech to VP of Creative Strategy

Nina Tassler returns to TV

Nina Tassler returns to TV

López leaves Univision LA for Telemundo Philly

López leaves Univision LA for Telemundo Philly

26 August 2016

KMEX 34 morning producer Mario López is saying good-bye to mornings, Los Angeles and Univision. Today is his last day at the station. He has accepted a position as a weekday Content Producer at WWSI Telemundo 62 in Philadelphia. He’ll be moving after Labor Day and is scheduled to start on Monday, September 12. “I […]

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Molina leaves Fox News Channel to pursue PhD

Molina leaves Fox News Channel to pursue PhD

25 August 2016

Meteorologist María Molina announced this morning on “Fox and Friends” that she’s leaving Fox News Channel to pursue a PhD at Central Michigan University. “As a Nicaraguan refugee, who became an American citizen, one of the other achievements that I hope to reach in this great country is reaching my PhD in a field that […]

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Univision promotes Loris

Univision promotes Loris

25 August 2016

Patsy Loris has been promoted to Executive Vice President of News and Executive News Director at Univision. She will now oversee of all of the network news programs, including the weekday and weekend editions of Noticiero Univision, Primer Impacto, Aquí y Ahora, “Crónicas de Sábado,” and Sunday morning political show “Al Punto.” The executive producers […]

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Telemundo ups Domenech to VP of Creative Strategy

Telemundo ups Domenech to VP of Creative Strategy

24 August 2016

Telemundo has promoted Angel Domenech from Senior Creative Director of Digital Marketing to Vice President of Creative Strategy. In his new role, he’ll oversee the strategic creative development and execution of the network’s high profile launches and overall branding initiatives. He’ll also be responsible for creative consistency across on-air, off–air and multi-platform, as well as […]

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Nina Tassler returns to TV

Nina Tassler returns to TV

24 August 2016

Former CBS Entertainment chairwoman Nina Tassler, who left her executive role last year to pursue “other creative interests,” is doing just that. She will develop a series for Showtime – the premium cable network owned by her former employer CBS corp. During her tenure at CBS, she oversaw more than 200 programs, including some of […]

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Bayona and Garza named anchors of KSTS’ 5 pm newscast

Bayona and Garza named anchors of KSTS’ 5 pm newscast

23 August 2016

Longtime Telemundo 48 co-anchors César Bayona and Blanca Garza have been chosen to anchor the station’s new 5 pm weekday newscast when it debuts on Monday, September 26. Both currently co-anchor Noticiero Telemundo 48 at 5:30 pm. They previously also shared the desk Monday-Friday at 6 and 11 pm. That changed on June 27 when […]

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Univision to pay Gawker’s Nick Denton $400,000 in non-compete

Univision to pay Gawker’s Nick Denton $400,000 in non-compete

23 August 2016

More details are surfacing in Univision’s $135 million acquisition of Gawker Media. As part of the deal, Univision will pay Nick Denton $16,666 a month for the next two years – a total of $400,000 – to keep him from working in any business similar to Gawker in the U.S., Puerto Rico, or Hungary. According […]

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KSTS hires González and Hernández as MMJs

KSTS hires González and Hernández as MMJs

23 August 2016

KSTS Telemundo 48 has hired two new Multi Media Journalists. Melissa Hernández and David González will report for Noticiero Telemundo 48 at 5:30, 6 and 11 pm. They’ll make their on-air debut in early September. The additions come after the departure of video journalist Alonso Castillo at the end of July, and as the station […]

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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, and inducted into the Hall of Fame in August of 2016. 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.