Salem Communications Corporation announced the appointment of Felix Perez as VP/GM of its Miami cluster.

Azteca America  announced the premiere of  El Astro, a Brazilian telenovela starring renowned actor Rodrigo Lombardi. 

Next Monday, October 20 at 10:00 am / 9:00 am C, Azteca America will premiere the new telenovela Secretos del Alma, a story of love and betrayal starring two great Mexican actors: Ivonne Montero and Humberto Zurita with renowned Venezuelan actress Gabriela Vergara in the role of the series’ villain.

NBCUniversal’s Hispanic cable network mun2 announced that it has appointed Peter Dobrow as Vice President, Communications. He will report to Ruben Mendiola, President of mun2.

Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. has secured exclusive rights to air the Dominican Professional Baseball League 2014-2015 season.

Telemundo announced a new campaign, “Conversemos de Tus Finanzas,” in collaboration with Wells Fargo, focused on empowering Hispanics to enhance their financial knowledge and help them to reach their financial goals.

In response to recent ratings irregularities, Nielsen conducted an extensive internal investigation of their systems and processes and uncovered a technical error that impacts national network television ratings over several months.

Ads for personal care products—from teeth whiteners to shampoos to weight-loss supplements—achieved the highest recall scores among adult readers of Spanish-language publications in the US, according to recent data from GfK MRI Starch en Español.

Rentrak has agreed to acquire the U.S. television measurement business of WPP's Kantar business unit for $98 million in Rentrak common stock.

Through education, public awareness and grants to organizations nationwide, Sports 4 Life seeks to effect sustainable improvement to the overall health and development of girls in these communities.

Ladies Week will be hosted by four of the network’s top female sports anchors: Adriana Monsalve, Carolina Guillen, Kary Correa and Carolina Padron. The shows will also feature the participation of ESPN’s Karin Ontiveros, Claudia Trejos and Nelly Simón.

The Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame named Emilio Azcarraga, President, CEO and Chairman, Grupo Televisa as one of twelve honorees to its class of 2014.

Univision Communications Inc announced the launch of Premios Univision Deportes (Univision Sports Awards), a sports award show for U.S. Hispanics honoring top athletes and teams from the leagues and sports that Hispanics care about most. 

Media Vista Group has named Antonio J. Guernica to the newly created position of Station Group Manager with responsibility for Univision, UniMas and Azteca America in the Ft. Myers-Naples market

Programmers and distributors looking to reach Hispanic viewers will have to employ a multitude of strategies including providing multi-language and culturally-relevant programming on numerous distribution platforms to be successful, according to panelists speaking at Thursday’s Hispanic Tv Summit.