Univision Communications Inc. announced the promotion of Trisha Pray to executive vice president of Network Sales, effective immediately. She will continue to be based in New York and will report to Keith Turner, president of Sales and Marketing for Univision Communications Inc.
“Trisha is respected and beloved by her team, peers and partners in the industry and I couldn’t be more pleased that she has accepted this role to lead Univision’s Network Sales efforts,” said Turner. “She has been a pivotal member of the Univision team for more than 20 years, and her experience, passion and proven track record of success make her the perfect choice to lead our Network Sales group at a time when Hispanic consumers are at the forefront of many marketers’ minds.”
Pray joined Univision in 1989 as an account executive who represented the Univision Network, as well as 11 owned and operated Univision stations and 26 affiliated stations to the Midwest advertising and client communities. In 1993, she was promoted to vice president of Network Sales, directing sales, marketing and new business development efforts in the Midwest for the Univision Television Networks. Most recently, she served as senior vice president of Network Sales. Pray began her career at Leo Burnett Advertising in Chicago, where she held various roles as a media buyer and planner.
Pray replaces Laura Molen, who has left the company to pursue other opportunities.