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Pitbull gets own channel on Sirius XM Eva Rodríguez named Senior Editor at Politico Programming exec changes at Univision and Unimás Angulo lands job at Cárdenas Marketing Network Fox Hispanic Media promotes Vallejo
 
Pitbull gets own channel on Sirius XM

Pitbull gets own channel on Sirius XM

Eva Rodríguez named Senior Editor at Politico

Eva Rodríguez named Senior Editor at Politico

Programming exec changes at Univision and Unimás

Programming exec changes at Univision and Unimás

Angulo lands job at Cárdenas Marketing Network

Angulo lands job at Cárdenas Marketing Network

Fox Hispanic Media promotes Vallejo

Fox Hispanic Media promotes Vallejo

Univision lays off GMs in nationwide management restructuring

Univision lays off GMs in nationwide management restructuring

13 August 2014

A major restructuring of Univision’s local media leadership has left several longtime managers out of a job, with some being reassigned, according to a source. Univision today internally announced it was consolidating several positions as part of its new strategy and revealed the names of its new Local Media team. As of today, Univision will have one general […]

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Univision Austin hires anchor Chávez Montes

Univision Austin hires anchor Chávez Montes

13 August 2014

Hugo Chávez Montes is the newest addition to the KAKW Univision 62 Austin news team. Hugo has been hired to anchor the station’s 5 and 10 pm weekday newscasts alongside veteran anchor Regina Rodríguez. His first day on the air was Monday, August 11. Hugo comes to Austin from Grupo Televisa, where he worked for […]

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Savage named VP Sales at Telemundo San Antonio

Savage named VP Sales at Telemundo San Antonio

13 August 2014

Telemundo San Antonio has hired Audrey Savage as its new Vice President of Sales. She starts the job on Monday, August 18. In her new role, she’ll be responsible for developing and implementing all local, national and digital sales strategies for KVDA-60, the Telemundo station in San Antonio. Savage was most recently Local Sales Manager […]

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Ted Garcia leaves KABB

Ted Garcia leaves KABB

12 August 2014

Weekend anchor Ted Garcia is leaving KABB Fox-29 after a 4-year stay at the station. His last day on the air will be this Saturday, August 16. Ted will be moving to San Diego to do talk radio, although he wouldn’t reveal where…just yet. “All I can say officially right now is I’ll be hosting […]

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Chiabra named weekend anchor at KUVS

Chiabra named weekend anchor at KUVS

12 August 2014

Enrique Chiabra is moving to Northern California to join KUVS-19 as weekend anchor/video journalist. Enrique is currently News Director and Anchor at KVER Univision in Palm Springs. His last day at KVER is Friday, August 22 and he starts at the Univision station in Sacramento on Monday, August 25. Enrique replaces Martha Minjárez, who after […]

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Dan Le Batard returns to TV and Radio after ESPN suspension

Dan Le Batard returns to TV and Radio after ESPN suspension

11 August 2014

Dan Le Batard, host of ESPN’s TV show “Highly Questionable” and “The Dan Le Batard Show” on ESPN Radio, is back on the air today after a two-day suspension. ESPN took Dan off the air from both his TV and radio shows on Thursday and Friday of last week, because he pulled a national stunt […]

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Mekahlo Medina is new NAHJ president

Mekahlo Medina is new NAHJ president

11 August 2014

With 177 votes the membership of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) elected Mekahlo Medina as their new president. Mekahlo is an Emmy Award-winning technology and social media reporter for KNBC-4 in Los Angeles and until recently, the group’s VP of Broadcast. The election results were revealed on Saturday, August 9, at the gala […]

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Univision reassigns Cuddihy and Rodríguez within exec team

Univision reassigns Cuddihy and Rodríguez within exec team

08 August 2014

Univision has named Kevin Cuddihy President of Local Media and Jessica Rodríguez Chief Marketing Officer, effective immediately. Both Cuddihy and Rodríguez will be based in New York and report to Randy Falco, President and CEO of Univision Communications, Inc (UCI). In his new role, Cuddihy will oversee a combined 130 television and radio stations with […]

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Ismael Cala debuts radio show

Ismael Cala debuts radio show

08 August 2014

CNN en Español show host Ismael Cala is launching his own syndicated radio program. “Cala Radio” is set to debut on Monday, August 11. Distribution of the Spanish-language show will be in radio stations in Latin American countries. The first station to syndicate the show will be FM Center. Cala Radio will broadcast Monday through […]

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Jairala promoted to Network Manager at Olympusat

Jairala promoted to Network Manager at Olympusat

07 August 2014

Luis Jairala has been named Network Manager of all 4 of Olympusat’s Music Networks: Ultra Fiesta, Ultra Hits, Ultra Fiesta International and VMC. In his new role as Network Manager, Jairala will oversee the day-to-day operations and manage the production segments for all the music networks. His duties include interviewing top artists and performers, as […]

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I'm an Emmy award-winning bilingual journalist and a former president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists. I've worked as an on-air reporter in Spanish and English-language television news for Univision, Telemundo, CNN en Español and Los Angeles Fox and UPN stations before diving into a convergence model at the San Jose Mercury News and was West Coast Web Editor for impreMedia Digital. I'm also a freelance writer, reporter and producer, and a columnist for Poder Hispanic magazine. I founded Media Moves in June of 2007.