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Escobar promoted to Editor and VP of Philadelphia Media Network KBLR adds Cervantes and Ruiz to news team Aristizabal named VP of Sales and GSM at KRCA Rodríguez named President and GM of WTSP Anaridis Rodríguez joins WBZ as weekend morning anchor
 
Escobar promoted to Editor and VP of Philadelphia Media Network

Escobar promoted to Editor and VP of Philadelphia Media Network

Gabriel “Gabe” Escobar today was named Editor and Vice President of Philadelphia Media Network, effective immediately. The promotion puts him in charge of the entire news department for the Inquirer, Daily News, and Philly.com, playing a leading role in the newsroom’s strategic planning. He’ll report directly to Executive Editor and SVP Stan Wischnowski. He was […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Sandra Thomas leaves KXTX for Telemundo network

Sandra Thomas leaves KXTX for Telemundo network

17 March 2017

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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Rodríguez joins NBC News as Miami correspondent

Rodríguez joins NBC News as Miami correspondent

16 March 2017

Maya Rodríguez has left KUSA, the NBC affiliate in Denver, to become a correspondent for NBC News. She is joining the NBC’s Miami bureau, where she’ll cover the southern U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean, reporting across all platforms for NBC News and for MSNBC. Rodríguez had been at KUSA since 2014. She previously worked six years at WWL-TV, […]

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Cruz hired as Web Producer for KSL-TV

Cruz hired as Web Producer for KSL-TV

16 March 2017

Yvette Cruz has been hired as a Web Producer for KSL-TV, the NBC affiliate in Salt Lake City, Utah. She’ll be working with TV, radio and print teams in the newsroom to create original online content. Cruz had been an assignment desk editor at Univision Chicago since 2014. She has also worked as a freelance reporter […]

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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

15 March 2017

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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Coeto named EVP of Production for Telemundo Studios

Coeto named EVP of Production for Telemundo Studios

14 March 2017

Telemundo has hired Ricardo Coeto for the newly created position of Executive Vice President of Production for Telemundo Studios, based in Miami. Coeto will oversee scripted productions of Telemundo Studios and the network’s weekend prime entertainment properties. He’ll report to Luis Silberwasser, President, Telemundo Network, Studios and Universo Channel. Coeto was most recently Director of […]

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Valle joins Cirque du Soleil as VP of Sales

Valle joins Cirque du Soleil as VP of Sales

14 March 2017

Former Univision executive José Valle is leaving the media industry. Starting April 4, Valle will be the VP of sales for Cirque du Soleil based out of Las Vegas. He’ll oversee sales for Cirque’s resident shows in Las Vegas and Orlando. “Cirque du Soleil is a best in class worldwide brand that continues to grow and […]

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KVEA names Alejandra Ortiz weekend anchor

KVEA names Alejandra Ortiz weekend anchor

13 March 2017

Alejandra Ortiz has been tapped to replace Azucena Gómez, who resigned from KVEA Telemundo 52 last month, as the station’s new weekend news anchor. Ortiz is currently weekday news co-anchor for Noticiero Telemundo Las Vegas until March 31. She’ll make her on-air debut at the Los Angeles station in mid to late April of 2017. She’ll […]

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Valdez starts as Web Editor for Wired

Valdez starts as Web Editor for Wired

13 March 2017

Andrea Valdez has started a new job at Wired.com. Her first day as Editor of the magazine’s website is today. She’s based out of Wired’s San Francisco office. Valdez arrives to California from Texas Monthly where she worked over 10 years, most recently as Editor of texasmonthly.com. She first joined Texas Monthly as a fact […]

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