Univision Communications Inc. announced the expansion of its Distribution Sales and Marketing team based in New York, the company announced four executive appointments: Rob Thun has been named executive vice president of Business Operations; Renee Plato will serve as senior vice president of Digital Distribution; Sarah Madigan, has been elevated to senior vice president of Business Affairs; and Carlos Alimurung will assume responsibilities as vice president of Digital Distribution.
Thun and Plato will be based in New York and report to Tonia O’Connor, president of Distribution Sales and Marketing. Also based in New York, Madigan will report to Thun and Alimurung will report to Plato.
“Our mission is to be everywhere our audience is – from the big screen TV to the mobile phone, and anywhere in between – in order to satisfy our audience, who can’t get enough of our content. In order to accomplish this goal, while continuing to build on and renew our longstanding relationships with our distribution partners, we are expanding our already strong team with additional media industry experts. They all share a vision that recognizes the incredible potential of Univision’s extensive and exclusive portfolio,” said O’Connor. “Rob, Renee, Sarah and Carlos each has a specific understanding of how to work within and across multiple media platforms and has deep relationships throughout the industry. They are also passionate about providing fresh and interesting content to Univision audiences.”