TELEMUNDO pays homage to the iconic Cuban singer Celia Cruz, with a musical tribute at the first-ever "Latin American Music Awards"

The majority of advertisers (78%) have already leveraged some form of advanced TV in their marketing efforts, according to “Advanced TV: Ad Buyer Perceptions,” a survey of 255 brand and agency decision-makers published by the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and its Digital Video Center of Excellence.

The Telemundo Station Group announced the promotions of Michael Chico to Executive Vice President of Sales; Amanda Calpin to Chief Financial Officer; and Osvaldo “Ozzie” Martinez to Senior Vice President of News, Digital and Standards.

Created by Paul Scheuring, PRISON BREAK will air in Spanish for the first time in the U.S. beginning Tue., Oct. 20, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on NBC UNIVERSO.

ZGS Communications announced hat Raiza Iciarte has been named News Director of Telemundo Tampa effective immediately.

Media Latino Communications (MLC) announced that its midday show, “El Pajarete con Armida y La Flaka” has been picked up by Entravision’s popular station “Jose” in Los Angeles, with multiple frequencies, KDLD 103.1 FM / KDLE 103.1 FM and KLYY 97.5 FM, in the largest radio market in the U.S. 

Fernando Fiore makes his English-language debut next month as he joins FOX Sports’ coverage of the CONCACAF Cup, the winner-take-all playoff match between the U.S. Men’s National Team and Mexico for a berth in the prestigious 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup.

NBC UNIVERSO announced as part of the celebration of Hispanic Heritage month the exclusive telecast of “Festival Internacional de Viña Del Mar 2015,” Latin America’s largest and longest-running music festival.

Tony Ruiz who was a partner of New York based The Vidal Partnership will become the Local Sales Manager of Telemundo’s WNJU-YV in New York/ New Jersey in October 2015.

Refuel Agency, along with the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) and National Association of Hispanic Publishers (NAHP) announced the formation of a National Advertising Task Force to educate marketers on the benefit and importance of the African American and Hispanic newspaper market.

In collaboration with NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, the partnership will utilize their digital and social audiences to distribute the content and create exclusive sponsorship opportunities.

In the newly established ad sales structure, Valls will oversee network and local affiliate sales for Miami, Houston, and Los Angeles.

Loewenstein will lead operations for sports, including strategic initiatives focused on the growth and profitability of Univision Deportes’ content offerings and improving the audience experience across platforms.

In his role of senior vice president, Programming & Acquisitions, Conrad will spearhead all sports programming, acquisitions and content development operations across Univision Deportes platforms

Vme TV premiered “Soy TED” this Friday, September 25, 2015 at 7 p.m. E/P.