Julio Cisneros has been hired as news director of KTAZ- 39, Telemundo’s O&O in Phoenix. He replaces Juan Villa, who left the station in January to become News Director at Univision’s KTVW-33.
Julio will be reporting directly to GM Araceli de León. His first day is May 2nd.
His television news experience includes stints as reporter, anchor producer, photojournalist and news director. He was most recently Digital Production Director for Entravision Communications in Phoenix, managing video content for three websites (KLNZ, KVVA & ESPN).
Julio previously spent six years as News Director & Anchor for KREN-TV, Univision in Reno. Prior to being a news director, he was a news photographer for Univision in Sacramento.