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Calderón to leave Denver to lead Telemundo’s San Diego newsroom

Calderón to leave Denver to lead Telemundo’s San Diego newsroom

Telemundo Denver News Director Pedro Calderón is leaving KDEN to lead the company’s news operations in San Diego, expected to launch around June. A company spokesperson refused to comment on the move or give details about the San Diego station launch, but inside sources confirm Calderón’s next assignment is the Telemundo O&O that will be housed […]

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Nuñez leaves ESPN to join Telemundo

Nuñez leaves ESPN to join Telemundo

Gabriela Nuñez, who has been Manager of Communications for ESPN International and ESPN Deportes for the past 7 years, is leaving the company. Her last day is this Friday, February 17. She’s moving to Telemundo, where she’ll be Director of Sports Publicity – just as the network ramps up its coverage for World Cup 2018. […]

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Telemundo Phoenix hires Brito as MMJ

Telemundo Phoenix hires Brito as MMJ

Brenda Brito has joined KTAZ Telemundo Phoenix as a Multimedia Journalist. She’ll be reporting weekdays and weekends for Noticiero Telemundo Arizona. She makes her on-air debut on Monday, February 20. Brito was most recently an MMJ for the Telemundo Station Group’s Miami bureau, where she produced and reported stories for Telemundo stations across the country […]

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AP Bureau Chief Anthony Marquez dies at 55

AP Bureau Chief Anthony Marquez dies at 55

Anthony Marquez, Los Angeles bureau chief for the Associated Press for the past 13 years, has died. He was 55. He succumbed to cancer last Thursday, February 9. An AP story about his passing describes him as compassionate, with a great passion for news and very highly regarded in the industry: “Unfailingly courteous and with […]

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Serrano hired as Executive Producer for cable news startup i24

Serrano hired as Executive Producer for cable news startup i24

Gustavo Serrano has started a new job as Executive Producer for i24 News. He was one of a small group of journalists hired for the launch of the U.S. version of the Israeli international cable news channel, set to debut Monday, February 13 at 6 am ET. Serrano will EP “Stateside with David Shuster,” which […]

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Telemundo promotes Borjas to VP of Production

Telemundo promotes Borjas to VP of Production

Richard Borjas moves up the ladder at Telemundo. He has been upped to the newly created position of Vice President, Production. Borjas will continue to be based in Miami and report to Jesus Torres Viera, EVP of Entertainment. In his new role, he’ll oversee the development and production of multiple programs for the network, including “Un […]

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Ruiz named News Director of KTAB/KRBC duopoly

Ruiz named News Director of KTAB/KRBC duopoly

Travis Ruiz has left KVII in Amarillo where he was Assistant News Director since 2014. He’s moving further south in Texas to take on a new job as News Director of Nexstar Media Group’s Abilene duopoly KTAB/KRBC (CBS/NBC affiliates). He starts the new position on Monday, February 13. “It’s been my goal – working toward […]

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Arias named NY correspondent for Telemundo network news

Arias named NY correspondent for Telemundo network news

Today is Diego Arias’s last day as national correspondent for Telemundo network’s “Al Rojo Vivo.” He had been reporting for the news magazine in New York City for over five years. Telemundo news management, looking to beef up its New York coverage, is moving Arias to its network news team. Starting Thursday, he joins “Noticias Telemundo” […]

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