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NBC Sánchez Sobrino named GM at WTMO Univision launches Flama Paul Stanley added to Univision Mettey exits MundoFox
 
NBC & Telemundo to simulcast Juanes concert

NBC & Telemundo to simulcast Juanes concert

Sánchez Sobrino named GM at WTMO

Sánchez Sobrino named GM at WTMO

Univision launches Flama

Univision launches Flama

Paul Stanley added to Univision’s “Despierta América”

Paul Stanley added to Univision’s “Despierta América”

Mettey exits MundoFox

Mettey exits MundoFox

NBC & Telemundo to simulcast Juanes concert

NBC & Telemundo to simulcast Juanes concert

18 April 2014

Grammy-winning Colombian pop star Juanes will be performing live from Rockefeller Plaza in New York City – and the concert will air live on both NBC and Telemundo. The event, scheduled for Monday, April 21 at 7 am, is part of NBC’s “Today Show” spring concert series, which will be simulcast with Telemundo’s “Un Nuevo […]

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Sánchez Sobrino named GM at WTMO

Sánchez Sobrino named GM at WTMO

17 April 2014

Alejandro “Alex” Sánchez Sobrino has been named Vice President and General Manager of WTMO Telemundo Orlando effective immediately.   He’ll report to Ronald J. Gordon, CEO of ZGS. He was most recently Executive Vice President of EPMG, a multicultural media buying and planning company. He was previously VP of Marketing and Advertising for the Houston Chronicle […]

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Univision launches Flama

Univision launches Flama

16 April 2014

Univision Communications has officially launched Flama, its first fully dedicated over-the-top network providing English-language video programming for 15 to 30 year olds. TheFlama.com, billed as “a network for discovering and sharing original and curated video,”  that provides “access to talent and stories made by, for and with Hispanic millennials” debuted this week with a slate of five new […]

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Paul Stanley added to Univision’s “Despierta América”

Paul Stanley added to Univision’s “Despierta América”

15 April 2014

He’s not the KISS guitarist, he clearly points out in his Twitter profile. This Paul Stanley is a Mexican TV host and actor and the newest addition to Univision’s “Despierta América.” Paul will be co-hosting the morning show alongside Alan Tacher, Johnny Lozada, Ana Patricia, Ximena Cordoba, Karla Martinez, Satcha Pretto and William Valdés. He’s presumably replacing Raúl […]

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Mettey exits MundoFox

Mettey exits MundoFox

14 April 2014

Jorge Mettey and MundoFox have parted ways. Mettey, named SVP of News in May of 2012 and who helped launch the Spanish-language Fox start up in August of that year, told staff via email that he was leaving the company, effective immediately. In the meantime, Luis Hernández, hired in 2012 by Mettey as his Executive Producer, […]

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Univision preps for World Cup with new Deportes app

Univision preps for World Cup with new Deportes app

10 April 2014

With the countdown to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ underway, Univision Deportes today announced the release of its new app, although it was updated and quietly launched a few weeks ago. Designed and powered by NeuLion, the new app offers fans access to high-quality live streaming coverage of all the games with in-match, real time highlights and stats, video highlights, […]

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Correa promoted to 10 pm anchor at WDAZ

Correa promoted to 10 pm anchor at WDAZ

10 April 2014

Reporter Victor Correa has been promoted to 10 pm anchor at WDAZ, the ABC affiliate in Grand Forks, North Dakota. He starts his new role next Monday, April 14. Victor started his professional broadcast career at WDAZ. He joined the station as a reporter after graduating from the University of North Dakota in 2012.      

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Castillo moves to KSTS as investigative reporter/MMJ

Castillo moves to KSTS as investigative reporter/MMJ

09 April 2014

Alonso Castillo is leaving V-me in Miami, where he has been an on-air host since January 2013, to start a new job as investigative reporter/multimedia journalist at Telemundo’s KSTS-48 in San Jose.  His first day is April 21.  A former attorney, Alonso decided to switch careers to practice journalism.  He started as a correspondent for […]

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Iregui named SVP of Programming & Production for MTV Latin America

Iregui named SVP of Programming & Production for MTV Latin America

08 April 2014

Viacom International Media Networks has hired María Iregui to be brand manager and SVP of programming and production for MTV Latin America, overseeing content and creative development. She’ll report to Sofia Ioannou, Managing Director of VIMN the Americas. She will take over for Fernando Gaston, who left the position after 7 years citing personal reasons. […]

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Entravision Relaunches Todobebé

Entravision Relaunches Todobebé

07 April 2014

Todobebe.com is reborn. Entravision Communications is re-launching the multiplatform media brand, Todobebé, targeting Hispanic moms with family and lifestyle content. Originally founded in 1999, Todobebé previously operated as a digital publishing company with private equity backers. It grew to become a multimedia company, that produced TV, radio, digital, social media and print content, before shutting […]

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I'm an Emmy award-winning bilingual journalist and a former president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists. I've worked as an on-air reporter in Spanish and English-language television news 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'm currently West Coast Web Editor for impreMedia Digital. I'm also a freelance writer, reporter and producer, and a columnist for Poder Hispanic magazine. I founded Media Moves in June of 2007.