According to the company, under Falco’s leadership, Univision has “expanded its reach to an estimated 108 million average monthly unduplicated viewers and has achieved record earnings and revenue levels, driven by successful content monetization strategies, including increased subscription fees and leveraging the Company’s digital footprint,” which includes the creation of new platforms such as Univision NOW, a direct-to-consumer subscription video service and the Univision Creator Network.
The news comes the same day the company released its third quarter results.
Univision reports the total revenue for the third quarter 2017 increased 5.9% to $778.2 million compared to $734.8 million for the same prior period. Total core revenue for the third quarter 2017 increased 3.9% to $725.5 million compared to $698.5 million for the same prior period. On a pro forma basis, assuming all 2016 acquisitions occurred on January 1, 2016, total core revenue increased 1.0% to $725.5 million from $718.0 million.