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Auger-Domínguez leaves Google for Viacom

Auger-Domínguez leaves Google for Viacom

Daisy Auger-Domínguez has moved back to New York for a new job as SVP, Talent Acquisition at Viacom. She left Google, where she worked since July of 2015 as Global Head of Diversity Staffing and most recently as Director, Global Diversity and Inclusion Strategy for Alphabet at the company’s Bay Area headquarters. Auger-Domínguez was previously […]

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Telemundo Denver promotes Hierro to MMJ

Telemundo Denver promotes Hierro to MMJ

Corina Hierro has landed her first on-air job. Management at KDEN Telemundo Denver has promoted her to multimedia journalist. Hierro started working at the Denver station in 2015 as a freelance editor, shortly after graduating from college. Most recently, she worked as a production assistant. She makes her on-air debut on May 1. She’ll be […]

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Tardio named VP of Ad Sales at Discovery U.S. Hispanic

Tardio named VP of Ad Sales at Discovery U.S. Hispanic

David Tardio has been promoted to VP of Ad Sales for Discovery U.S. Hispanic. In his new role, Tardio will oversee all sales efforts for the company’s portfolio of Spanish-language offerings, including Discovery en Español and Discovery Familia, as well as all digital media properties. He’ll continue to be based in New York and report […]

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Silva named VP of News at KSTS

Silva named VP of News at KSTS

Rossyris Silva has been promoted within the Telemundo Station Group. She has been upped from Assistant News Director at KVEA 52 in Los Angeles to VP of News at KSTS Telemundo 48 in San Jose. Silva once again takes over a position left vacant by Freddy Oldenburg, who moved to Dallas to replace Sandra Thomas as […]

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Gaytán promoted to VP of News at Telemundo Phoenix

Gaytán promoted to VP of News at Telemundo Phoenix

Miguel Gaytán has been upped from News Director to VP of News at KTAZ Telemundo Phoenix. His promotion comes less than a year since joining the station. Gaytán will continue to lead the Telemundo Arizona news teams in Phoenix and Tucson, supervise special projects, recruit talent and cultivate strategic partnerships. Prior to his move to […]

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Cecilia Alvear loses battle with cancer

Cecilia Alvear loses battle with cancer

Retired NBC network news producer Cecilia Alvear passed away this afternoon after a long and brave battle with cancer. She was a dedicated journalist, a champion for diversity, and a socially-conscious individual whose generosity of spirit made her a selfless and incredible friend. Her death is a great loss for those who knew and loved […]

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Telemundo San Diego announces news team; López and Venegas named anchors

Telemundo San Diego announces news team; López and Venegas named anchors

Telemundo 20 San Diego has wrapped up hiring of its first on-air news team and is ready to launch on July 1, 2017. Lizzet López and Guadalupe Venegas have been named news anchors for the new station’s first newscast, which debuts on Monday July 3. They’ll be joined by weather anchor Ana Cristina Sánchez, sports […]

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Pérez Barros joins Univision Houston as weeknight anchor

Pérez Barros joins Univision Houston as weeknight anchor

Univision Houston will have a new weeknight co-anchor starting next Monday, April 24. Marcela Pérez Barros will share the anchor desk with Raúl Peimbert Monday through Friday at 5 and 10 pm. She replaces Michelle Galván, who left the station in February to become co-anchor of Univision network’s “Primer Impacto” news magazine. Pérez Barros joins […]

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