LATV Networks announced that it has begun airing on WYBN TV-14 in the Albany-Schenectady- Troy, New York media markets.

Venevision Productions , a production company of the Cisneros Group, and Univision Studios marked the beginning of production of its latest telenovela “Cosita Linda” with the traditional ‘claquetazo’ (symbolic clapping of the production clapperboard), during a launch event that took place Friday

LATV announced that Astrid Arevalo has been promoted to Vice President of Direct Response Sales for LATV, KJLA, and American Latino Syndication, effective immediately.

NUVOtv announced that Chris D’Ablemont has been appointed to the newly created position of Vice President, New Business Development Ad Sales. D’Ablemont will report to Craig Geller, Senior Vice President, Advertising Sales of NUVOtv and will be based in the network’s New York office.

In this Saturday’s premiere episode, Guad and Emeraude interview 3Ball MTY and Intocable at the Pachanga Festival in Austin, Texas.

WOCK 13 announced an agreement to start the immediate simulcast of MundoFOX 13 Chicago programming on the full power sub-channel of WPWR 50.3

As part of its ongoing commitment to the Hispanic communities which it serves, Telemundo Station Group presents its 2013 Hispanic Business Salute, a multi-platform initiative that pays tribute to today’s local Hispanic business and entrepreneurs, and encourages future leaders by providing scholar

Telemundo Studios announced the stellar cast joining the production of its new telenovela, “Dama y Obrero,” starring Ana Layevska, José Luis Reséndez and Fabián Ríos.

Azteca America announced the appointment of Margarita Black as Vice President of Programming, where she will be responsible for day-to-day programming and also collaborate on long-term strategy. The appointment is effective immediately.

Mondays and Wednesdays are now health nights on Discovery Familia. The network has incorporated two nights of programming dedicated to physical and emotional health with a focus on problems with a disproportionate impact on the Hispanic community, among them heart disease, diabetes and obesity.

Univision Atlanta, in recognition of excellence in television, was nominated by the Southeast Regional Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) for 17 EMMYAwards. The awards will be presented on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead.

Telemundo Area de la Bahia announced the appointment of Juan Miguel Muñiz as Vice President of News effective immediately. In his new role, Muñiz will be responsible for managing the station’s news operations including the planning and production of news.

Telemundo Media announced the appointment of veteran marketing and communications executive David Alvarado as Vice President of Entertainment Publicity. Alvarado is based in Miami and will report to Alfredo Richard, Senior Vice President of Communications and Talent Strategy.

WGEN-TV named Mauricio Cruz the new General Manager for WGEN-TV/Mundo Fox 8.