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Univision and Telemundo telethons to raise funds for Mexico and Puerto Rico disaster victims

Univision and Telemundo telethons to raise funds for Mexico and Puerto Rico disaster victims

Univision and Telemundo will be producing live coast-to-coast specials this weekend in an effort to raise disaster relief funds for the victims of the deadly Mexico earthquake and Hurricane Maria, which has devastated Puerto Rico. Both networks are using a message of unity for their telethons. Univision’s “Unidos por los Nuestros” airs tomorrow Saturday and […]

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Univision names Núñez Regional News Director, ups Godinez to AND at KDTV

Univision names Núñez Regional News Director, ups Godinez to AND at KDTV

Effective today, Univision has promoted Carolina Núñez to VP, Regional News Director, responsible for the company’s newsrooms in the San Francisco Bay area, Sacramento, Fresno and Bakersfield. Until now, she was News Director at KDTV 14 – a role she held since 2011. Her promotion was announced about a month after Pablo Iacub’s exit as […]

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Univision partners with reVolver, adds Hobbs in new VP role

Univision partners with reVolver, adds Hobbs in new VP role

Univision has struck a strategic audio content and advertising partnership deal with reVolver Podcasts. As part of the agreement, reVolver co-founder Stephen Hobbs joins Univision as VP of Audio and Experiential Initiatives “to maximize content and revenue opportunities between both companies.” In this newly created role, Hobbs will work to deliver content, promotion and revenue […]

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Michelle Albán leaves Telemundo

Michelle Albán leaves Telemundo

Michelle Albán, VP of Corporate Communications for NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, is leaving the company after nearly 15 years. Today is her last day. Albán joined Telemundo in 2003 as Director of Primary Research. She moved over to the network’s corporate communications department in 2007. She was promoted from Director Corporate Communications to VP 3 years […]

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Hernández Ramos named Assistant News Director at WWSI

Hernández Ramos named Assistant News Director at WWSI

WWSI Telemundo 62 Philadelphia has tapped Ana Hernández Ramos as its new Assistant News Director. She’ll replace Damaris Bonilla, who was promoted to News Director and transferred to sister station WNEU Telemundo Boston. The move to Philadelphia marks another promotion for Hernández Ramos, who is currently the Executive Producer at WKAQ Telemundo Puerto Rico. That’s […]

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Mejía crosses over from Telemundo to KPNX in Phoenix

Mejía crosses over from Telemundo to KPNX in Phoenix

Antonia Mejía is switching stations in Phoenix. She has left KTAZ Telemundo Arizona to join TEGNA-owned NBC affiliate KPNX as an MMJ/reporter. She starts next Monday, September 18. An Emmy-award winning journalist, she had worked as a reporter at Telemundo Arizona since 2014. She was previously an MMJ for Univision KINC-15 in Las Vegas. Mejía […]

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Telemundo promotes Bonilla to News Director at WNEU

Telemundo promotes Bonilla to News Director at WNEU

Damaris Bonilla moves up from Assistant News Director at WWSI Telemundo Philadelphia to News Director at WNEU Telemundo Boston. She had a quick turnaround from station to station. She left Philly on Friday, September 8 and started in Boston yesterday. In her new role, she’ll be in charge of launching 5:00 and 5:30 pm newscasts […]

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KRON hires reporter Camila Bernal

KRON hires reporter Camila Bernal

Camila Bernal has left Texas for a new reporter job in San Francisco. This is her first week at KRON 4 News. The station has yet to set a date for her on-air debut. Bernal arrives to the Bay Area from the KEYE-TV duopoly, where she was a bilingual reporter for Telemundo Austin and also […]

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