About

Veronica VillafaneVeronica Villafañe is an Emmy award-winning journalist, who has worked as an on-air reporter in Spanish and English-language television news. She has worked for Univision, Telemundo, CNN en Español and Los Angeles Fox and UPN stations before diving into a convergence model at the San Jose Mercury News and moving into digital news management.

A freelance writer, editor and producer, she is currently a regular contributor to Forbes and AARP en Español, among other publications.

Her experience includes positions as West Coast Web Editor for impreMedia, the parent company of La Opinión newspaper, and Managing Editor of Intersections South LA, a USC-funded community news website.  She was also a columnist for Poder Hispanic magazine for many years.

She was President of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists from 2004 to 2006.  A lifetime member of the organization, she was on the board of NAHJ from 2000 to 2007.  She has also served on the board of RTNDA and was an Advisory Board Member of Newswatch.

She founded Media Moves in June of 2007 to address the lack of news coverage about Hispanic media and Latinos working in the media.  The news site highlights moves and accomplishments of Latinos in the media and news about the industry.

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Veronica Villafañe, Editor and Publisher

Veronica Villafane

I'm an Emmy award-winning journalist, who's worked as an on-air reporter, anchor, writer and producer for Spanish and English-language television, including Univision, Telemundo, CNN en Español, Fox 11 News in Los Angeles and the San Jose Mercury News, later becoming a digital media manager. I write about Hispanic media and entertainment as a regular contributor to Forbes and also freelance as an editor, reporter and producer for other media outlets. I'm a former president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, inducted into the Hall of Fame in August of 2016.
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