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NBC & Telemundo to simulcast Juanes concert

NBC & Telemundo to simulcast Juanes concert

Grammy-winning Colombian pop star Juanes will be performing live from Rockefeller Plaza in New York City – and the concert will air live on both NBC and Telemundo. The event, scheduled for Monday, April 21 at 7 am, is part of NBC’s “Today Show” spring concert series, which will be simulcast with Telemundo’s “Un Nuevo […]

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Sánchez Sobrino named GM at WTMO

Sánchez Sobrino named GM at WTMO

Alejandro “Alex” Sánchez Sobrino has been named Vice President and General Manager of WTMO Telemundo Orlando effective immediately.   He’ll report to Ronald J. Gordon, CEO of ZGS. He was most recently Executive Vice President of EPMG, a multicultural media buying and planning company. He was previously VP of Marketing and Advertising for the Houston Chronicle […]

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Paul Stanley added to Univision’s “Despierta América”

Paul Stanley added to Univision’s “Despierta América”

He’s not the KISS guitarist, he clearly points out in his Twitter profile. This Paul Stanley is a Mexican TV host and actor and the newest addition to Univision’s “Despierta América.” Paul will be co-hosting the morning show alongside Alan Tacher, Johnny Lozada, Ana Patricia, Ximena Cordoba, Karla Martinez, Satcha Pretto and William Valdés. He’s presumably replacing Raúl […]

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Mettey exits MundoFox

Mettey exits MundoFox

Jorge Mettey and MundoFox have parted ways. Mettey, named SVP of News in May of 2012 and who helped launch the Spanish-language Fox start up in August of that year, told staff via email that he was leaving the company, effective immediately. In the meantime, Luis Hernández, hired in 2012 by Mettey as his Executive Producer, […]

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Correa promoted to 10 pm anchor at WDAZ

Correa promoted to 10 pm anchor at WDAZ

Reporter Victor Correa has been promoted to 10 pm anchor at WDAZ, the ABC affiliate in Grand Forks, North Dakota. He starts his new role next Monday, April 14. Victor started his professional broadcast career at WDAZ. He joined the station as a reporter after graduating from the University of North Dakota in 2012.      

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Castillo moves to KSTS as investigative reporter/MMJ

Castillo moves to KSTS as investigative reporter/MMJ

Alonso Castillo is leaving V-me in Miami, where he has been an on-air host since January 2013, to start a new job as investigative reporter/multimedia journalist at Telemundo’s KSTS-48 in San Jose.  His first day is April 21.  A former attorney, Alonso decided to switch careers to practice journalism.  He started as a correspondent for […]

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Iregui named SVP of Programming & Production for MTV Latin America

Iregui named SVP of Programming & Production for MTV Latin America

Viacom International Media Networks has hired María Iregui to be brand manager and SVP of programming and production for MTV Latin America, overseeing content and creative development. She’ll report to Sofia Ioannou, Managing Director of VIMN the Americas. She will take over for Fernando Gaston, who left the position after 7 years citing personal reasons. […]

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Botello, Osmar among talent layoffs in Univision Radio restructuring

Botello, Osmar among talent layoffs in Univision Radio restructuring

Silvia Botello, an on-air personality at Univision Radio in Los Angeles for 18 years and César Osmar out of Chicago, were among dozens of casualties in Univision Communications’ restructuring of its radio division across the U.S. this past week. Silvia, who started as a traffic reporter on 107.5 K-Love 18 years ago, landed her own […]

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Fusion names “pot reporter,” to start series on marihuana

Fusion names “pot reporter,” to start series on marihuana

Fusion has named author and journalist Ryan Nerz as the first ever network Chief Cannabis Correspondent. He’ll contribute regularly to Fusion’s digital and TV platforms and will host a limited series of half-hour specials called “The Cannabusiness Report.” Over the past several months, Ryan has been doing “Cannabusiness Report” segments on Fusion’s morning show, which now airs in primetime […]

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Rosales joins WPLG

Rosales joins WPLG

Manuel Rosales has been hired by ABC affiliate WPLG Channel 10 in Miami. He’ll report Local Sales Manager Belinda E. Tuckerman.  Manuel was most recently Senior Account Manager at America CV Network He previously worked the Miami Herald, WLYF-FM radio, Univision, MegaTV and WFOR-CBS.  

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