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Barba moves to Bankrate as Senior Banking and Fintech Writer UniMás San Antonio produced show to launch nationwide Ynoa joins Telemundo 47 Sardiñas, Olea and Ortiz to host new Unimás Miami morning show Hernández out as anchor at Telemundo San Antonio
 
Barba moves to Bankrate as Senior Banking and Fintech Writer

Barba moves to Bankrate as Senior Banking and Fintech Writer

Robert Barba has left trade industry publication American Banker to join personal finance website Bankrate as Senior Banking and Fintech Writer and Analyst. He will continue to be based in New York. He started his new role this week. Barba previously spent 10 years at American Banker, starting in Chicago as a community banking reporter right before […]

UniMás San Antonio produced show to launch nationwide

UniMás San Antonio produced show to launch nationwide

Unimás is launching a new show in San Antonio and adding it to the programming lineup of most of its stations nationwide. “Cuéntame Más,” hosted by radio DJ Jesse Lechuga and KWEX 41 TV host and reporter Carolina Vela, debuts tomorrow, August 18 and will air Fridays on UniMás from 5 to 6 pm ET/P […]

Ynoa joins Telemundo 47

Ynoa joins Telemundo 47

WNJU Telemundo 47 has hired Tairy Ynoa as weather anchor and traffic reporter. She’ll be working on the station’s 5 to 7 am morning show “Primera Edición,” the 5 pm newscast, and will also support on-air weather coverage throughout the week and on weekends. A native of Queens, Ynoa arrives to Telemundo 47 after working […]

Sardiñas, Olea and Ortiz to host new Unimás Miami morning show

Sardiñas, Olea and Ortiz to host new Unimás Miami morning show

Univision Miami is tapping its radio and on-air talent to launch a new morning entertainment and lifestyle program on WAMI UniMás 69. Univision Radio’s WAMR Amor-107.5’s midday personality and social influencer, Alberto Sardiñas will host “El News Café,” alongside Univision 23’s weekend weather anchor Robmariel Olea and Nuestra Belleza Latina 2014 winner Aleyda Ortiz. The […]

Hernández out as anchor at Telemundo San Antonio

Hernández out as anchor at Telemundo San Antonio

Alex Hernández is no longer Telemundo 60’s main anchor. The San Antonio station did not renew his contract. A spokesperson for the station confirmed his departure and said they are “conducting a search for a news co-anchor to present our weekday afternoon and evening newscasts alongside Arlena Amaro.” Hernández had been co-anchoring the 5 and […]

Barba moves to Bankrate as Senior Banking and Fintech Writer

Barba moves to Bankrate as Senior Banking and Fintech Writer

18 August 2017

Robert Barba has left trade industry publication American Banker to join personal finance website Bankrate as Senior Banking and Fintech Writer and Analyst. He will continue to be based in New York. He started his new role this week. Barba previously spent 10 years at American Banker, starting in Chicago as a community banking reporter right before […]

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UniMás San Antonio produced show to launch nationwide

UniMás San Antonio produced show to launch nationwide

17 August 2017

Unimás is launching a new show in San Antonio and adding it to the programming lineup of most of its stations nationwide. “Cuéntame Más,” hosted by radio DJ Jesse Lechuga and KWEX 41 TV host and reporter Carolina Vela, debuts tomorrow, August 18 and will air Fridays on UniMás from 5 to 6 pm ET/P […]

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Ynoa joins Telemundo 47

Ynoa joins Telemundo 47

16 August 2017

WNJU Telemundo 47 has hired Tairy Ynoa as weather anchor and traffic reporter. She’ll be working on the station’s 5 to 7 am morning show “Primera Edición,” the 5 pm newscast, and will also support on-air weather coverage throughout the week and on weekends. A native of Queens, Ynoa arrives to Telemundo 47 after working […]

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Sardiñas, Olea and Ortiz to host new Unimás Miami morning show

Sardiñas, Olea and Ortiz to host new Unimás Miami morning show

15 August 2017

Univision Miami is tapping its radio and on-air talent to launch a new morning entertainment and lifestyle program on WAMI UniMás 69. Univision Radio’s WAMR Amor-107.5’s midday personality and social influencer, Alberto Sardiñas will host “El News Café,” alongside Univision 23’s weekend weather anchor Robmariel Olea and Nuestra Belleza Latina 2014 winner Aleyda Ortiz. The […]

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Hernández out as anchor at Telemundo San Antonio

Hernández out as anchor at Telemundo San Antonio

15 August 2017

Alex Hernández is no longer Telemundo 60’s main anchor. The San Antonio station did not renew his contract. A spokesperson for the station confirmed his departure and said they are “conducting a search for a news co-anchor to present our weekday afternoon and evening newscasts alongside Arlena Amaro.” Hernández had been co-anchoring the 5 and […]

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González starts media job at Houston school district

González starts media job at Houston school district

14 August 2017

Former Univision Houston sports anchor Enrique González has landed a new gig, four months after a nationwide wave of company layoffs cost him his job. Starting today, he joins the Houston Independent School District as Senior Multimedia Manager, Spanish Division. He’ll be overseeing online and television news content in Spanish. “I love a challenge. Whenever […]

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Miami Dolphins ink multiyear deal with Univision Radio's WQBA 1140 AM

Miami Dolphins ink multiyear deal with Univision Radio’s WQBA 1140 AM

10 August 2017

Univision Deportes Radio’s WQBA 1140 AM is now the official Spanish-language radio broadcast partner of the Miami Dolphins. As part of a multi-year agreement announced yesterday, WQBA will hold the Spanish-language radio broadcast rights to all Dolphins preseason, regular season and playoff games. Raúl Striker Jr. will handle game day play-by-play duties and Eduardo Martell […]

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Méndez to leave VP of News job at WNJU

Méndez to leave VP of News job at WNJU

09 August 2017

Telemundo 47’s VP of News Karen Méndez is leaving the New York station. Her last day on the job is Friday, September 8. Her departure was announced to staff yesterday – two years after she joined WNJU. “Karen Mendez has made a personal decision to leave Telemundo 47 and relocate to Florida,” says a 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. In addition to running Media Moves, which I founded in June of 2007, I'm a regular contributor to Forbes and also do freelance work as writer, reporter and producer.
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