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Díaz named Managing Editor, Digital at SF Chronicle Bojorquez starts new role as Miami correspondent for CBS News Estrada lands weekend anchor at WINK and WXCW Univision Chicago promotes Arvesu and Uribe to VP roles Suárez hired as promotions producer at WNJU
 
Díaz named Managing Editor, Digital at SF Chronicle

Díaz named Managing Editor, Digital at SF Chronicle

Fernando Díaz is leaving the Center for Investigative Reporting (CIR), where he has been Senior Editor since 2014. His last day at the non-profit news organization is February 3. Díaz is moving over to the San Francisco Chronicle. He starts a new position as Managing Editor, Digital on February 13. Before CIR, he was Managing […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

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

17 January 2017

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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María Elena Salinas lands show on Investigation Discovery

María Elena Salinas lands show on Investigation Discovery

16 January 2017

After more than 35 years working for Univision, viewers will get to see María Elena Salinas hosting her own English-language newsmagazine on another network. Crime investigation series “The Real Story with Maria Elena Salinas” will on Investigation Discovery within the next few months. Salinas, who is also a co-executive producer of the show, will continue […]

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Urquidi exits Univision Phoenix

Urquidi exits Univision Phoenix

13 January 2017

Sergio Urquidi has anchored his last newscast at Univision Phoenix. Station management has opted not to renew his contract. Yesterday was Urquidi’s last day on the air after almost four years at KTVW-33. A station spokesperson confirmed his departure: “We thank Sergio for his contributions and wish him well.” Heidi Renpenning will anchor the newscasts solo while […]

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Telemundo launches first sports podcast with Gurwitz & Hermosillo

Telemundo launches first sports podcast with Gurwitz & Hermosillo

12 January 2017

Telemundo’s sports division is jumping into podcasting. It has launched “Día de Gallos,” featuring sports analyst Miguel Gurwitz former and Mexican soccer star and commentator Carlos Hermosillo. Developed by Telemundo Deportes in partnership with reVolver Podcasts, this marks the first-ever sports podcast offered by a U.S. Spanish-language broadcast network. “Día de Gallos” covers the world […]

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WFOR-TV adds Ramirez as co-anchor

WFOR-TV adds Ramirez as co-anchor

11 January 2017

Eugene Ramirez returns to Miami to become co-anchor of WFOR channel 4’s weekday morning show. Starting January 23, he joins Lauren Pastrana, Lissette Gonzalez and Bianca Peters at the CBS station. Ramirez has worked as a morning anchor for WFLA-TV in the Tampa and St. Petersburg area since 2015. He previously spent three years as […]

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Univision’s Falco and Lee meet with Trump

Univision’s Falco and Lee meet with Trump

10 January 2017

After a contentious relationship between Univision and Donald Trump during the presidential campaign – one that included a multimillion dollar lawsuit – network execs met with the President-elect in what some see as an effort to “mend fences.” President and CEO Randy Falco and Chief News, Entertainment and Digital Officer Isaac Lee met with Trump […]

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Lopez named Executive Director of NALIP after Caballero takes HBO job

Lopez named Executive Director of NALIP after Caballero takes HBO job

10 January 2017

Axel Caballero has stepped down as Executive Director of NALIP to accept a position as Director of Corporate Social Responsibility at HBO. Caballero, who joined NALIP in 2013, will remain on the organization’s board of directors. Ben Lopez, NALIP’s Project Director for over two years, replaces Caballero as Executive Director. In his most recent role, […]

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Univision promotes Mercedes to EVP & Chief Communications Officer

Univision promotes Mercedes to EVP & Chief Communications Officer

10 January 2017

Rosemary Mercedes has gotten another promotion at Univision. Effective immediately, she has been upped from SVP of Corporate Communications to EVP and Chief Communications Officer, reporting to Univision President and CEO Randy Falco. She had been interim head of Corporate Communications and Public Relations since August of 2016, when Mónica Talán left the company to […]

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