Marta Planells has been named director of digital news at Noticias Telemundo.
In her new role, she will oversee content on Noticias Telemundo’s website, mobile app and social media platforms.
She was previously senior manager for crossplatform content and social media at the network, where she developed digital video and social media strategies for Noticias Telemundo accounts.
In 2020, Planells created Politi¿QUÉ? Noticias Telemundo’s social first franchise, which featured a video series explaining events of the presidential election.
Planells joined Noticas Telemundo in 2019 from Univision, where she spent three years as a digital producer with Primer Impacto.
Prior to moving to the U.S., Planells worked in her native Spain as a politics reporter for El Mundo.