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KBLR adds Cervantes and Ruiz to news team

KBLR adds Cervantes and Ruiz to news team

KBLR Telemundo Las Vegas has hired Harry Ruiz as Sports Anchor and Javier Cervantes as a MultiMedia Journalist. Both men have already started their new jobs on the station’s weekday newscasts. Prior to joining Telemundo Las Vegas, Ruiz worked as the Sports Director for KINT Univision El Paso. He was also play-by-play radio announcer for […]

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Aristizabal named VP of Sales and GSM at KRCA

Aristizabal named VP of Sales and GSM at KRCA

LBI Media has appointed Liliana Aristizabal as Vice President of sales and General Sales Manager for its flagship Estrella TV station KRCA in Los Angeles. In her new role, Aristizabal will be responsible for managing KRCA’s sales staff, growing the business, and strengthening client relationships for the station, as well as managing the day-to-day sales […]

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Rodríguez named President and GM of WTSP

Rodríguez named President and GM of WTSP

TEGNA has hired former Univision and Telemundo stations exec Mike Rodríguez as President and General Manager of its CBS affiliate WTSP in Tampa. A consultant for the past several years, Rodríguez was VP and GM of Miami’s Univision 23 from 2012 to 2014. He previously spent 10 years at Telemundo in multiple management roles, starting […]

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Anaridis Rodríguez joins WBZ as weekend morning anchor

Anaridis Rodríguez joins WBZ as weekend morning anchor

Anaridis Rodríguez has left The Weather Channel to join CBS Boston’s WBZ-TV as weekend morning anchor. In addition to her anchor role, she’ll contribute to WBZ This Morning on weekday mornings. She starts the new job on Monday, April 3. Rodríguez arrives to WBZ-TV from The Weather Channel in Atlanta, where she spent three years […]

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Univision exec Beau Ferrari named EVP of NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises

Univision exec Beau Ferrari named EVP of NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises

Beau Ferrari has left Univision to join rival Telemundo. He is now Executive Vice President of NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises. Ferrari will continue to be based in Miami and report to César Conde, Chairman of NBCUniversal International Group and NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, whom he previously worked with at Univision. In this role, Ferrari will oversee finance, […]

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Portela joins Univision as Director of News Operations

Portela joins Univision as Director of News Operations

Christine Portela has left NBC and Telemundo to take on the position of Director of News Operations for the Univision Station Group, reporting to Chris Peña. She continues to be based in Miami. She starts at Univision on Monday, March 20. Although she is coming in with a different title, Portela essentially takes over the […]

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Sandra Thomas leaves KXTX for Telemundo network

Sandra Thomas leaves KXTX for Telemundo network

Sandra Thomas, Vice President of News at KXTX Telemundo Dallas, is leaving the station for a new role within the company. She is joining Telemundo network news in a yet to be disclosed managerial position, reporting directly to Luis Fernández, EVP of News. Today is her last day and she is due to start her new network […]

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MLS, Univision and Facebook team up to live stream games in English

MLS, Univision and Facebook team up to live stream games in English

Major League Soccer and Univision Deportes are teaming up with Facebook to live stream regular season matches. As part of this collaborative arrangement, MLS will also produce more unique digital content to increase social engagement with fans. At least 22 matches during the 2017 MLS regular season that are being broadcast on Univision networks in […]

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