Spanish Broadcasting System’s President and CEO Raúl Alarcón Jr. received the Medallas de Cortez Award for Broadcaster of the Year, during Radio Ink’s Hispanic Radio Conference in San Diego last Tuesday night.
Claudia Puig, Univision Radio SVP/Eastern Regional GM, picked up an award for General Manger of the year.
The awards are given for outstanding achievement in Hispanic Radio.
Here’s the list of the 2012 Medallas de Cortez winners:
Station of the Year, Markets 1-25
Station of the Year, Markets 26+
GM of the Year, Markets 1-25
Univision Radio SVP/Eastern Regional GM Claudia Puig
GM of the Year, Markets 26+
Adelante Media/Tri-Cities, WA VP/GM Bryan Hollenbaugh
Sales Manager of the Year, Markets 1-25
Matt Cardenas, KSSE, KDLD & KLYY/Los Angeles
Sales Manager of the Year, Markets 26+
Tara Hungate, KCMT-FM/Tucson
Programmer of the Year, Markets 1-25
Jesus Salas, EVP/Programming, Spanish Broadcasting System
Programmer of the Year, Markets 26+
Jose Martinez, WRLX/West Palm Beach
Radio Personality of the Year, Markets 1-25
Diamond Boy Luis, WLZL-FM/Washington, DC-Baltimore
Radio Personality of the Year, Markets 26+
Salvador Prieto, KXLM/Oxnard, CA
Is that the same Claudia Puig that writes the movie reviews for USA Today?
Miguel, No. It’s not the same Claudia Puig. The USA Today’s Claudia is a former Los Angeles Times journalist who moved on to become a movie critic. She has been with USA Today for over 14 years.