Telemundo announced its first-ever social media influencer summit, dubbed #YoSoyelInfluencer, as part of the reality series, “Yo Soy El Arista" (“I am the Artist”), premiering Sunday, September 14 at 8 pm/7c.
WAPA America has reached an agreement with Nielsen to become a nationally-rated cable network. WAPA America is the cable arm of WAPA-TV, Puerto Rico. WAPA America will be reported in Nielsen’s national data beginning as of August 2014, to be available on September 28.
UVideos, the bilingual digital video destination for Univision Communications, Inc. (UCI) announced an expansion of its content offerings as well as providing digital-only extensions of some of Univision Network’s top shows.
Fox Hispanic Media (FHM) executive Juan Vallejo has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Advertising Sales, effective immediately. Vallejo has risen through the ranks at FHM, originally joining the team as an Account Executive and most recently having served as Vice President - a position he held since 2011.
Cisneros Media announced a partnership with Part Time Hero Productions to develop and produce “American Girl Trapped on a Telenovela,” an English-language comedy series with a Latin twist for the U.S. general market.
Univision News have announced that Emmy Award and Golden Globe winner America Ferrera will be the host of their new documentary series, Panoramica. The series consists of eight original documentary films co-produced or acquired by Univision News and Pivot, including the acclaimed Cesar’s Last Fast, which aired on the Univision and Pivot networks in May 2014.
The Telemundo Station Group announced a series of leadership appointments in its sales organization, including naming Matt Boxer as Vice President of Business Development, Joe Napolitano as Vice President of its National Sales Offices and Jenney Valverde as Vice President of Sales Marketing.