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Bojorquez starts new role as Miami correspondent for CBS News

Bojorquez starts new role as Miami correspondent for CBS News

Manuel Bojorquez kicked of this week as the new CBS News’ Miami correspondent. He left the network’s Dallas bureau, where he has worked since joining CBS in 2012. The network plans to expand its reporting of Latin America. With that goal in mind and given his recent work in Cuba and Central America, CBS decided […]

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Estrada lands weekend anchor at WINK and WXCW

Estrada lands weekend anchor at WINK and WXCW

John-Carlos Estrada has made a 47 market jump to Fort Myers, where he starts a new job as weekend anchor and reporter for CBS affiliate WINK and CW affiliate WXCW. He’ll be anchoring the 6 and 11 pm newscasts on CBS and the 6:30 and 10 pm shows on CW on Saturdays and Sundays. He’ll […]

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Univision Chicago promotes Arvesu and Uribe to VP roles

Univision Chicago promotes Arvesu and Uribe to VP roles

Univision Chicago has upped News Director Teri Arvesu to VP and Director of Content. In her new role, she’ll oversee news operations as well as the station’s creative services department. She’ll be responsible for creating editorial content for broadcast and digital, as well as promotions. Arvesu joined WGBO as News Director in 2013. She moved […]

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Suárez hired as promotions producer at WNJU

Suárez hired as promotions producer at WNJU

Christian Suárez has moved to New York for a job as Promotions Producer WNJU Telemundo 47. He started the new yesterday. In his new role, Suárez will be responsible for planning, producing and executing the station’s branding strategy and sales support campaigns for Telemundo 47. He arrives to WNJU after working for sister station KXTX Telemundo […]

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Carlos Slim to launch U.S. Spanish-language network for Mexicans

Carlos Slim to launch U.S. Spanish-language network for Mexicans

Is there room for a new Spanish-language network in the U.S.? Carlos Slim’s team seems to think so. Slim’s América Móvil subsidiary Publicidad y Contenido Editorial announced plans to launch Nuestra Vision, a channel made “by Mexicans for Mexicans,” in 2017. The venture will be run by CEO Victor Herrera and VP Stephano Herrera and […]

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Lara named GM of Univision Radio

Lara named GM of Univision Radio

Univision finally has someone taking over the leadership of its radio division. The company today announced it has hired Jesús Lara as General Manager of Digital, Content, and Entertainment for Radio. The position had been vacant for almost a year, since the sudden death of Alejandro Nieto Molina last January, after barely a week on […]

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WPLG moves Hatzel Vela to Cuba

WPLG moves Hatzel Vela to Cuba

Reporter Hatzel Vela, who has been covering Cuba extensively since joining WPLG-TV in 2014, will now be reporting from Havana full time. Miami ABC affiliate WPLG has moved Vela and photojournalist Brian Ely to the island after it got permission from Cuba to base a news crew on a full time basis, becoming the first […]

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Univision & Televisa merge content production, name Lee Chief Content Officer

Univision & Televisa merge content production, name Lee Chief Content Officer

Just two weeks since the FCC approved an increase of Televisa’s ownership stake in Univision, both companies today announced they’re merging their content development and production efforts, benefiting from “potential cost synergies.” As part of the restructuring, Isaac Lee, who currently serves as the Chief News, Entertainment & Digital Officer for Univision and CEO for […]

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