Christy Flynn has been promoted to Vice President/Director of Marketing for the Interep Marketing Group. She was previously Director of Radio Marketing, a position she had held since joining the company in 1998.

Padre Alberto, better known for his popular talk show, will now host the show "América en Vivo" which airs on Telemundo Internacional, a cable channel distributed throughout Latin America and on GEMS Television in the United States.

Univision Online, Inc. together with Countrywide Home Loans Inc. and Fannie Mae announced the launch of "Casa," a new channel on

Univision Communications announced the promotion of Steven R. Stuck to the position of Local Sales Manager for owned and operated station, KUVS-Sacramento. Stuck will be responsible for overseeing KUVS's local sales team.

Telemundo Communications Group, Inc. and Harriscope of Los Angeles, Inc. announced that they have entered into an agreement for Telemundo to acquire the independent Spanish-language television station KWHY- TV in Los Angeles from Harriscope for approximately $239 million.

Local TV news is notorious for using focus groups to do everything from testing promotional campaigns to selecting the most popular anchor person, but in a story about AIDS in the Hispanic community, Spanish-language Univision 41 in New York puts the focus group on the side of the angels.

Univision's change of Cristina to 3pm in New York has allowed Telemundo's WNJU to deliver double digit HH Rtgs at 4pm with Laura in America, and boosting the entire late afternoon block.

Univision Online, Inc. and General Motors Corporation announced an online, one-year strategic marketing alliance. Inc. announced that it has signed a deal with FAMSA, of Mexico, to manage their promotional marketing and co-op programs in the Los Angeles market.

Jennifer Lopez has made history, claiming the number one spot - with her new album "J.Lo" and her new feature film "The Wedding Planner", in the same week.

Nokia announced it is making significant changes in its manufacturing operations at its North Texas factories to maintain its advantage in the highly competitive mobile phone industry.

BellSouth announced that in a continuing effort to focus on strategic business objectives, the company has made the decision to exit the payphone business.

The company will begin transitioning out of the business immediately and will complete the transition by December 2002.

When a TV and a PC interact during primetime, the PC is four times more likely to hold consumers' attention than the TV, according to a just-released report from Statistical Research, Inc. (SRI).

To manager the image and operation of MTV Latin America, the company has promoted Cristian Jofre to the new role of Marketing VP. Before being promoted Mr. Jofre was a Creative Director for the network.

el diario / La Prensa, announced the promotion of Ingrid Jimenez to Local Advertising Manager, overseeing all local and classified advertising. Over the last year Ms.