Univision this morning announced it will host its Upfront presentation on Tuesday, May 14 at 11 a.m. The event will take place at the New Amsterdam Theatre in New York.
The 2013 Upfront will be the first one for Keith Turner as President of Sales and Marketing for Univision. The former NFL exec joined the company in September of 2012, replacing David Lawenda, who resigned the month before.
In making the announcement on Univision’s Insights blog, he touted the company’s achievements since the 2012 Upfront:
“We’ve refreshed the brand identities for Univision, one of the top five networks in the U.S. regardless of language, UniMás, the fastest growing broadcast network, and Galavisión, the No. 1 Spanish-language cable network; we launched new networks with Univision tlnovelas, Univision Deportes Network and FOROtv; launched UVideos, the first bilingual digital network with the most comprehensive social experience available in any language; and signed deals with Hulu, Kindle, Samsung and Xbox, to name a few. And there is more…we provide Hispanics with an additional suite of six cable offerings: De Película, De Película Clásico, Bandamax, Ritmoson, Telehit and Distrito Comedia; leading local television and radio stations throughout the country; plus Univision.com, the No. 1 most-visited Spanish-language website among U.S. online Hispanics.”