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San Antonio Express-News promotes Pimentel

San Antonio Express-News promotes Pimentel

Ricardo Pimentel has been promoted from Associate Editor to Editorial Page Editor at the San Antonio Express-News. Prior to joining the San Antonio paper as a Metro columnist in 2011, he was the Editorial Page Editor the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, where he spent 7 years. Before that, he was a syndicated columnist with The Arizona […]

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Ibarra hired as anchor at KFXV

Ibarra hired as anchor at KFXV

Lorena Ibarra is heading back to the anchor desk. She makes her on-air debut at Entravision-owned KFXV Fox 2 news in McAllen, Texas next Monday, June 26. She’ll be co-anchoring the 9 pm weekday newscast with Jasmine Rico. In addition to anchoring, Ibarra will also be a web reporter for Univision 48, creating viral videos, […]

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CNN reassigns Marquez, Flores and Sandoval

CNN reassigns Marquez, Flores and Sandoval

CNN is moving three of its Latino correspondents to different bureaus. Miguel Marquez is leaving New York to return for a third time to CNN’s Los Angeles bureau. Polo Sandoval will replace Marquez in New York. He leaves the network’s Atlanta headquarters, where he covered stories for CNN, CNNI, HLN and CNN Español. Rosa Flores is […]

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Urquidi lands anchor job at Univision San Diego

Urquidi lands anchor job at Univision San Diego

Sergio Urquidi has moved to San Diego to start a new job at Entravision’s Univision affiliate. He’ll be co-anchoring the 6 pm newscast with Claudia Rodríguez, staring July 3. That’s the same day Telemundo will kick off its new O&O newscasts under the Telemundo 20 San Diego banner. Urquidi spent almost four years at Univision […]

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Telemundo kicks off Confederations Cup coverage

Telemundo kicks off Confederations Cup coverage

The FIFA 2017 Confederations Cup in Russia officially kicks off tomorrow and Telemundo, which owns the Spanish-language U.S. broadcast rights, is pulling out all the stops. The network has sent an army of people to cover the tournament and it’s cross promoting it on all of its sports, news and entertainment programs, with hosts and anchors from […]

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Espuelas named Co-Chairman of DC public affairs firm

Espuelas named Co-Chairman of DC public affairs firm

Fernando Espuelas, a former Univision radio host and co-founder of internet media company StarMedia, has joined the Washington, D.C. office of global public strategy firm Mercury as Co-Chairman. “Mercury combines three passions: politics, strategy and communications,” Espuelas tells Media Moves. “This position is the logical next step in my life.” Espuelas will continue to write […]

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Yustis named sports anchor at KTLM

Yustis named sports anchor at KTLM

Carlos Yustis is starting a new job as weekday sports anchor for KTLM’s Noticias Telemundo 40 in McAllen, Texas. Yustis will join news anchors Dalila Garza and Carlos Sánchez at 4, 4:30, 5 and 10 pm. He makes his on-air debut on Monday, June 19. He replaces Héctor Zapata, who left the station last year […]

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Univision Atlanta Emmys

Atlanta Telemundo and Univision stations score big Emmy wins

Atlanta’s Univision 34 received 17 Emmys and Telemundo 47 picked up 13 awards. While Univision led in the award count, Telemundo scored the three top honors – Newscast, News Excellence and Overall Excellence categories during the 43rd annual NATAS Southeast Regional Chapter awards ceremony held Saturday, June 10. Both stations competed in Spanish-language categories, which are […]

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