Comcast Cable announced the company is now accepting proposals for two substantially Hispanic American owned, independent English-language networks that it will launch in select Comcast markets by January 28, 2017.
According to a special edition of the Audio Today Report series focused on small and medium markets, 65 million Americans (12+) are using radio every week in America’s small and medium cities. That’s over a quarter of all listeners nationwide reached in those markets!
Ruiz will oversee all aspects of station operations including Ad Sales, Marketing, News, Production and Promotions for Univision owned and operated television station, KUTH Univision 32, in Salt Lake City.
Univision Network’s latest telenovela “Muchacha Italiana Viene a Casarse” (Italian Girl Comes to Wed) takes viewers to Italy in one of this year’s most romantic love stories about a beautiful and heroic Italian girl who accepts a marriage proposal far from her native land in order to save her dying sister, knowing that this decision will change her life forever.
Univision Local Media announced the appointment of Sabina Widmann-Hernandez to vice president, general manager and director of Sales of Univision stations in San Diego, California, effective immediately.
As the upfront finishes, we see not only flat and declining sales, but also how this impacts media stock values. While I am no longer a TV network executive, I am an informed advocate of the industry as well as an investor in many media companies. So I have a vested interest in the health of the business and in the success of those working hard to make their companies profitable.
In this new role, Flaster will lead the TELEMUNDO network’s business planning process and identify strategies and opportunities to increase the commercial appeal of the network, while providing support to NBC UNIVERSO and Digital & Emerging Platforms.
Telemundo announced it will honor Mario Kreutzberger, better known as Don Francisco, at its 2015 “Premios Tu Mundo” for his lifelong contributions to Spanish-language television and popular culture around the world.
For a second year in a row 1210 ESPN Deportes, 1210-AM (WNMA) will continue its broadcasting partnership with the FIU Athletic Department and will provide full coverage and LIVE broadcasts which will include both pre and post-game analysis for all games in the upcoming 2015 season.