El Latino has hired Mike Cano as publisher. Cano will be responsible for the daily operations of El Latino.
“Mike brings enormous leadership and a proven track record to El Latino, he is regarded a leading figure in Spanish-language media and we are excited to have him,” said Fanny Miller President and CEO of El Latino.
He has worked and led the Hispanic strategies of some of the nation's largest media companies. Cano was most recently the Vice President of Business Development and Partnerships for La Opinion in Los Angeles. Prior, this position, Cano was President/CEO of Impacto, a MedaiNews Group Company.
In 2003, in the position of General Manager, Cano helped launch Al Dia and aldiatx.com for the Dallas Morning News and Belo Corporation. Under his leadership, Al Dia became the leading Spanish-language daily newspaper in Texas. In 2004, aldiatx.com was awarded the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award.
"It is a privilege to be working with El Latino and the San Diego Hispanic community," said Cano. "I look forward to contributing in the continued success of this great product”