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Media Moves launches campaign to overhaul website

Media Moves launches campaign to overhaul website

Friends and colleagues, When I started Media Moves in 2007, my goal was and continues to be to highlight the many Latino journalists who work in the media and their accomplishments – something no one else has done. Since then, Media Moves has become a popular and trusted industry source. A lot of work goes […]

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Fusion Media signs multi-platform production deal with Residente

Fusion Media signs multi-platform production deal with Residente

Univision’s Fusion Media Group (FMG) has signed a five-year creative and multi-platform production deal with 25-time Grammy Award-winning Puerto Rican recording artist Residente. As part of the deal, Fusion will be producing Residente’s first solo album, scheduled for a 2017 release. Fusion Media will also develop new multimedia content spanning music, touring, television and digital […]

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Fernando Espuelas launches English-language podcast

Fernando Espuelas launches English-language podcast

Former Univision Radio talk show host Fernando Espuelas today launches an English-language podcast. Titled “Spurs,” the podcast is part of Jack Hobbs’ reVolver network. Espuelas, whose afternoon political talk show was pulled off the air last year in a Univision Radio restructuring, began podcasting in Spanish in early November. Espuelas has already produced 10 episodes […]

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Fox shutters Fox News Latino

Fox shutters Fox News Latino

Fox News Latino is history. As of today, the news site launched in 2010 to cover stories on issues important to Latinos in English, no longer exists as a stand alone digital platform. The site posted the following message several days ago notifying readers that on December 8 the Fox News Latino would be absorbed […]

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Variety Latino to shut down

Variety Latino to shut down

Penske Media Corporation (PMC) is shutting down entertainment portal Variety Latino, launched in partnership with Univision in February of 2014. Inside sources say the site’s staffers were notified and laid off last Friday, December 2. Managing Editor Yoselín Acevedo, Deputy Editor Otilio Ramírez, National Sales Director Betsie Batista and reporter Eliana López are among the […]

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Herrera hired as Web Editor at KXTX

Herrera hired as Web Editor at KXTX

José Antonio Herrera has left his position as Web Publisher at Univision’s KUVN 23 in Dallas for a new job at the station’s main competitor. He has joined Telemundo KXTX 39, where he is now Digital Web Editor. Prior to his move to Telemundo, José Antonio spent more than 11 years as a reporter, photographer, editor and social media manager […]

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Carrasquillo named Buzzfeed’s White House correspondent

Carrasquillo named Buzzfeed’s White House correspondent

Adrian Carrasquillo is leaving New York City and his job as BuzzFeed’s political reporter and editor of Latino coverage. Starting in January, he’ll be White House correspondent covering the Trump administration for BuzzFeed News, based in D.C. For the past two years, Adrian has been covering the presidential campaign, reporting on the candidates from the […]

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NPR adds Alarcón’s Radio Ambulante as its first Spanish-language podcast

NPR adds Alarcón’s Radio Ambulante as its first Spanish-language podcast

Award-winning Spanish-language podcast Radio Ambulante is getting the NPR treatment. Starting November 22, NPR will distribute and promote the podcast hosted by Peruvian-American novelist Daniel Alarcón on its website, the NPR One app and iTunes. Radio Ambulante is NPR’s first Spanish-language podcast. The podcast, founded in 2011 with the help of a Kickstarter campaign, uses […]

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