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Carrillo joins startup reported.ly López promoted to News Director at KTLM Univision, Fox and Tribune team up to measure local TV Abramson Valenzuela promoted to SVP at NBCU Hispanic Enterprises “Fusion Live” cancelled, Guzmán leaves network
 
Carrillo joins startup reported.ly

Carrillo joins startup reported.ly

López promoted to News Director at KTLM

López promoted to News Director at KTLM

Univision, Fox and Tribune team up to measure local TV

Univision, Fox and Tribune team up to measure local TV

Abramson Valenzuela promoted to SVP at NBCU Hispanic Enterprises

Abramson Valenzuela promoted to SVP at NBCU Hispanic Enterprises

“Fusion Live” cancelled, Guzmán leaves network

“Fusion Live” cancelled, Guzmán leaves network

Carrillo joins startup reported.ly

Carrillo joins startup reported.ly

17 December 2014

Wendy Carrillo has started a new job as West Coast anchor/producer for First Look Media’s startup reported.ly. She’ll be reporting directly to Andy Carvin, who heads the global news site scheduled to launch in January. “Andy and the team have full editorial control, we are going to experiment, see what works, what sticks and hopefully, […]

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López promoted to News Director at KTLM

López promoted to News Director at KTLM

16 December 2014

Miguelángel López has been promoted from Executive Producer to News Director at KTLM-40, the Telemundo O&O in McAllen that covers South Texas’s Rio Grande Valley. He replaces Juan Francisco Cobos, who left the position in September for a Univision producer/correspondent job, also in McAllen. In his new role, Miguelángel will be responsible for the overall […]

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Univision, Fox and Tribune team up to measure local TV

Univision, Fox and Tribune team up to measure local TV

16 December 2014

Univision, Tribune Media, and FOX television stations have joined forces to create NewCoin LLC., a new data venture that will be an alternative to Nielsen for measuring local audiences across TV and digital media. The companies will beta test the service in the Dallas area before trying it out in other markets. According to the […]

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Abramson Valenzuela promoted to SVP at NBCU Hispanic Enterprises

Abramson Valenzuela promoted to SVP at NBCU Hispanic Enterprises

15 December 2014

NBCUniversal has promoted Meara Abramson Valenzuela to Senior Vice President, Planning and Strategy, Hispanic Enterprises and Content. She’s based in New York and will report to Marlene Sánchez Dooner, EVP, Hispanic Enterprises and Content. In this role, she’ll support strategic decision-making and lead the analysis, planning and execution of key projects across the division’s businesses […]

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“Fusion Live” cancelled, Guzmán leaves network

“Fusion Live” cancelled, Guzmán leaves network

12 December 2014

Another Fusion show bites the dust. This time, it’s “Fusion Live,” the nightly 8 pm newscast anchored by Mariana Atencio and Pedro Andrade. The daily, which started out as “The Morning Show” when Fusion launched on October 28 of last year, was reorganized in January and moved to its evening time slot in March. In […]

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Yapor sidesteps Telemundo for Univision anchor job

Yapor sidesteps Telemundo for Univision anchor job

12 December 2014

Karina Yapor was working as a multimedia journalist at KTDO, the Telemundo station in El Paso, when she got an offer to go to San Antonio as a weekday primetime anchor. With a deal in place – at least Telemundo thought so – the network publicly announced her hire on October 16, saying she would […]

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Paulina Rubio and Telemundo reach out of court settlement

Paulina Rubio and Telemundo reach out of court settlement

11 December 2014

Singer and actress Paulina Rubio and Telemundo Network have settled a breach of contract lawsuit out of court. The singer filed a lawsuit against Telemundo in January of this year alleging the network reneged on its agreement to pay her $1.3 million to return as a coach for the second season of “La Voz Kids” […]

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Villaescusa promoted to Assistant ND at KTTV

Villaescusa promoted to Assistant ND at KTTV

11 December 2014

Ruben Villaescusa has been promoted from Assignment Manager to Assistant News Director at KTTV-11, the Fox-owned station in Los Angeles where he has worked for the past 21 years. The promotion was effective starting yesterday morning. He replaces Tom Searson, who retired last month. During his tenure at KTTV, Ruben has been a writer, producer and […]

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Herrera assaulted outside of KGET studios

Herrera assaulted outside of KGET studios

10 December 2014

Anchor Andrés Herrera, who works for the Telemundo affiliate in Bakersfield was attacked by a man outside the KGET studios just as he was about to enter the station earlier today. Andrés was taken to the hospital, but wasn’t seriously injured. The assault was captured by a security camera. Andrés says that when the man […]

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Telemundo partners with Mashable

Telemundo partners with Mashable

10 December 2014

Telemundo has teamed up with Mashable to create “#ElPulso via Mashable,” a new Spanish-language content hub that will live on a dedicated page on Telemundo.com. #ElPulso will include articles, photo galleries and custom videos that will focus on how technology is changing the world. The content will be curated using Mashable’s proprietary Velocity technology, which […]

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Zapata arrested for domestic violence

Zapata arrested for domestic violence

10 December 2014

MundoFox 22 reporter Carlos Rubén Zapata was arrested and charged with two felony counts of corporal injury on a spouse. The 51-year old Zapata was arrested at 1:40 am on December 3 after a domestic violence call and  initially charged with one felony count of corporal injury on a spouse. According to his wife, he […]

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Rodríguez leaves CNN for SVP job at NBC News

Rodríguez leaves CNN for SVP job at NBC News

10 December 2014

Janelle Rodríguez, VP of Programming at CNN for the past three years, is leaving the cable news network. She had been with CNN for 15 years. Starting in January, she’ll be SVP of Editorial at NBC News, reporting to Deborah Turness. In her new role, Rodríguez will be in charge of coordinating enterprise and original storytelling, […]

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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 and was 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.