Univision Communications names Mario Ruiz VP of Talent Relations.

NEW YORK--Univision Communications names Mario Ruiz VP of Talent Relations.

Ruiz, who is based in Miami, previously was president/CEO of EMI Music Mexico. Before that, he worked for CBS Records (now Sony Music) in marketing and A&R.

During his tenures at CBS and EMI, Ruiz signed Mario Chayanne, Selena and Thalia and was an executive producer for Placido Domingo, Paulina Rubio and Ricardo Montaner.