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Adriana Ruggiero exits Estrella TV

Adriana Ruggiero exits Estrella TV

Network anchor Adriana Ruggiero and Estrella TV are parting ways. Today will be her last day on the air, after almost 4 years with the company. Adriana first joined Estrella TV in 2012 as a reporter for “Noticias 62” in Los Angeles and started co-anchoring the station’s 5 and 11 pm newscasts a year later. […]

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Denise Isaac hired as meteorologist at WXYZ

Denise Isaac hired as meteorologist at WXYZ

Denise Isaac has left Telemundo to cross over into English. A morning meteorologist at WSCV 51 in Miami since 2010, Denise is moving to Detroit for a new job at WXYZ. She starts May 9 as a weekday meteorologist for the Scripps-owned ABC affiliate. She’ll be doing the weather on the 4 and 6 pm […]

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KPCC hires Luna as CFO

KPCC hires Luna as CFO

Elsa Luna will be joining Southern California Public Radio’s KPCC as the station’s Chief Financial Officer. She starts the new job on May 23. She’ll report to SCPR’s president, Bill Davis. Luna has over 20 years of experience in direct financial management and organizational development for non-profit organizations. She was previously CFO at Los Angeles Universal […]

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Cazares hired at St. Louis Public Radio

Cazares hired at St. Louis Public Radio

David Cazares has landed a new job nine months after being laid off as Web and Distribution Editor, arts reporter and podcast host at Minnesota Public Radio. He’s moving to St. Louis Public Radio as an Editor for the arts, heath and science. “I’m very excited about joining St. Louis Public Radio, given the strong […]

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KMEX adds González as primetime co-anchor

KMEX adds González as primetime co-anchor

Andrea González has been named 6 and 11 pm co-anchor of Univision’s KMEX-34 in Los Angeles. Her first day on the air is next Monday, May 2. She’ll be co-anchoring the weekday newscasts with León Krauze and work on special assignments. Andrea replaces Felicidad Aveleyra, who left the station in September of last year to […]

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Salinas awarded humanitarian award and honorary doctorates

Salinas awarded humanitarian award and honorary doctorates

Univision anchor María Elena Salinas will be busy traveling cross-country picking up honors for her work – in front and behind the cameras – during the month of May. The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) will bestow María Elena with its 2016 Mickey Leland Humanitarian Achievement Award on May 18. She’ll receive the […]

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Carrasco named National Geographic’s CMO & SVP Global Strategy

Carrasco named National Geographic’s CMO & SVP Global Strategy

Emma Carrasco has left National Public Radio to take on the newly created position of Chief Marketing and Communications Officer and SVP of Global Strategy for National Geographic Society. The job places her on the senior leadership team, reporting to President and CEO Gary Knell, whom she worked with at NPR. Prior to accepting this […]

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Univision launches “Al Punto Florida”

Univision launches “Al Punto Florida”

Univision’s local Miami station WLTV Channel 23 has launched a Sunday one-hour public affairs program. “Al Punto Florida” debuted yesterday. Noticias 23 anchor Ambrosio Hernández and Fusion correspondent Mariana Atencio are the show’s hosts. “Al Punto Florida” will air on WLTV-23 from 11 am to 12 noon with simultaneous broadcast on WAQI 710 AM, and […]

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Veloz moves from Telemundo to People en Español

Veloz moves from Telemundo to People en Español

Paloma Veloz has left her position as New York Bureau Producer for Telemundo’s morning Show “Un Nuevo Día.” She has started a new job as Digital Producer for Time Inc.’s People en Español. In her new role, Paloma will be working closely with the company’s video and digital teams to help develop the structure and […]

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Guzmán moves from KERO to KMTV

Guzmán moves from KERO to KMTV

Stephanie Guzmán is leaving ABC affiliate KERO-TV just 9 months after landing her first job out of college. E.W. Scripps, which owns the Bakersfield station, is moving her to a job with more responsibilities in another one of its properties – KMTV Channel 3 in Omaha, NE. Stephanie’s last day as KERO’s Digital Content Producer […]

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Garcia named Director of Stanford’s Knight Fellowships

Garcia named Director of Stanford’s Knight Fellowships

Dawn E. Garcia, Managing Director of the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships Program at Stanford since 2012, has been named Director of the program. She takes over the new role on September 1. She’ll succeed James Bettinger, who is retiring August 31 after 27 years as director and deputy director. Garcia first joined the JSK […]

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Negrón named producer at KVEA

Negrón named producer at KVEA

William Negrón is switching jobs and markets within Telemundo. He’s moving from KTMD Telemundo Houston to KVEA 52 in Los Angeles. A news producer for KTMD’s 10 pm newscast for the past three years, he’ll take on the role of 11 pm producer at KVEA. William’s last day at the Houston station is May 6. He’ll […]

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