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Tamez named KUVN-23 news director

Carlos Tamez has been named News Director for Univision’s O&O in Dallas. He officially starts the new position on November 1st.

He replaces Martha Kattan, who was named News Director of Univision Houston.

Carlos was most recently Executive Producer for KUVN-23’s newscasts.  He joined the station as a news producer in 2003.

Prior to joining Univision in Dallas, Carlos spent 9 years as a news producer in Mexico City’s CNI Canal 40.

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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.