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  1. Cristina Schwarz To Head Univision Cable Networks

    June 13, 2013 9:00 AM EDT Cristina Schwarz has been appointed VP of Univision Cable Networks, effective immediately. In her role, Schwarz will develop and implement the strategy for Univision’s nine cable channels, which include Galavisión and tlnovelas as well as music ...

  2. Univision Gaining Bilingual Audience, Highlights New Season of Programming @ NATPE

    January 25, 2012 2:04 PM EST On day two of NATPE, it was Univision's turn to host media at an intimate breakfast where executives from its three networks-Univision, Telefutura and Galavision-spoke about the company's programming direction and future plans, including ...

  3. Latin Power Players: Cesar Conde

    August 01, 2011 10:20 PM EDT Cesar Conde President, Univision Networks Nearly two years after his appointment, Cesar Conde's impact as president of Univision Networks is clearly felt. The company includes not only the Univision network (the top-rated Spanish-language TV ...

  4. Shakira's 'Waka Waka' Chosen As Univision World Cup Theme

    May 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The Spanish version of Shakira's "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa/Esto es África)" has been chosen as the theme for the Univision network's World Cup promo campaign and pre-game coverage. The song, a collaboration with South Af ...

  5. Univision Unveils 2010-11 Schedule

    May 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Univision is planning a slew of shows produced or co-produced by its new content creation unit, Univision Studios, for the 2010-11 TV season, including weekday primetime telenovela "Eva Luna," as well as a dancing and an island reality s ...

  6. Univision Realigns With New Management

    March 09, 2010 12:00 AM EST Univision Communications is realigning its news and entertainment operations with a new management structure. Alina Falcon has been named to the newly created position of president of news for Univision and will oversee news and sports operations ...

  7. Univision Opens Miami-Based Production House

    December 07, 2009 12:00 AM EST Univision Communications has launched a new U.S.-based production facility, Univision Studios, which could affect the way music is selected and used in its original series and other programs, including soap operas. The studios will produce and co ...

  8. YouTube Gets Hispanic Shows In Univision Deal

    November 18, 2009 12:00 AM EST Spanish-language media company Univision Communications Inc said on Monday it has reached an agreement to feature short and full-length programs on Google Inc's online video site YouTube. The revenue-sharing agreement covers new and archive H ...

  9. Televisa To Air Telemundo Content On Latam Pay TV

    July 31, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Mexican broadcaster Televisa will add content from network Telemundo to its pay channels as it strengthens links with the U.S. No. 2 Spanish-language television company to boost viewership. Starting this weekend, Televisa will air Telemundo's ...

  10. Briefs: 'Premios Texas,' Frankie Negron, 'One Life To Live'

    July 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- For the first time, the "Premios Texas" music awards show will get a national broadcast. The Austin Business Journal reports that Univision cable network Galavision will air the show on Sunday, Aug. 23 at 7 p.m. CT. The show, produced ...

  11. Univision Amends Debt To Buy Time, Liquidity: Exec

    June 12, 2009 12:00 AM EDT A top Univision Communications executive on Thursday said the Spanish-language broadcaster amended its senior credit facility to buy time for the U.S. advertising market to recover, and added that the slide in ad sales appeared to be over for now. ...

  12. Televisa, Univision Agree On Programming Deal

    January 22, 2009 12:00 AM EST After much speculation about a break-up between Mexican media giant Televisa and U.S.-based Univision Communications, the two Spanish language media companies have reached an agreement that ensures their programming relationship will continue thro ...

  13. Univision Taps Joanne Lynch as President of TV Station Group

    August 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Univision Communications moved quickly to name a new president of its 63-station Television Group. On Monday, the Spanish-language broadcaster named Joanne Lynch to replace Terry Mackin, who exited suddenly last week after a brief five-month run. ...

  14. Univision Cuts Huge Cross-platform Deal

    June 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In what could be the largest one-time, cross-platform upfront deal ever between a Hispanic media agency and a Hispanic TV network, Zubi Advertising of Miami and Univision have completed an all-encompassing media advertising deal approaching $80 mi ...

  15. Televisa, Univision Court Date Pushed Back Again

    June 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The court battle between Mexican media giant Televisa and U.S.-based Univision Communications has been postponed yet again, this time until Oct. 14. The date for the trial has been moved back steadily in the past months, but was slated to begin Ju ...

  16. Uva Takes Over At Univision

    May 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT There is a new, more open dynamic at work at Hispanic powerhouse Univision -- and the change can in large part be attributed to the tone set by CEO Joe Uva. While no one would ever describe Uva as an over-the-top personality, his hands-on approach ...

  17. Univision Prepares Major VOD Push

    May 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Univision Communications, beginning January 2009, will offer more than 1,000 hours of video on demand that will include sports, news, movies and entertainment previously televised on its two broadcast networks, Univision and TeleFutura, and its ca ...

  18. Mexico's Televisa, Partner Univision Push Back Trial

    April 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Leading Spanish-language broadcaster Televisa and partner Univision have pushed back a trial over the Mexican company's bid to pull out of a programming deal, a sign that an out-of-court settlement may be in the works. The two companies were ...

  19. FCC Approves Univision Sale

    March 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As expected, the FCC has approved the acquisition of Univision Communications by investor group Broadcasting Media Partners (BMP). The sale was set at approximately $12.3 billion or $36.25 per share. Once the acquisition is finalized, which is exp ...

  20. Univision Shareholders OK $12.3B Sale

    September 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Approval of the sale was widely expected. Univision Communications Inc. shareholders on Wednesday (Sept. 27) approved selling the Spanish-language broadcaster to a private investor group for $12.3 billion, the company said. Univision dominates the ...

  21. Univision Board Approves Sale

    June 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Univision Communications, the largest Spanish-language media company in the U.S. revealed Tuesday (June 27) it had agreed to sell the company to a group of private equity investors for $12.3 billion a Univision Communications, the largest Spanish- ...

  22. Televisa, Univision Legal Fight Heats Up

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The clash of Spanish-language media titans has intensified following an announcement from Mexican broadcaster Televisa that it has filed two more claims against its U.S. partner Univision over royalti MEXICO CITY (The Hollywood Reporter) -- The cl ...

  23. Hobson Named Univision CFO

    June 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT He will report to A. Jerrold Perenchio. Andrew W. Hobson has been named chief financial officer of Univision Communications. He replaces Jeffrey Hinson, who has resigned to pursue other interests, but will remain with the company through the end o ...

  24. Univision Music Revenue Jumps In Q1

    May 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Increases also seen in TV, radio properties. Univision Communications reported a 23% increase in revenue for the quarter ending March 31, compared with 2004. Its music group reported an increase of 59% in its net revenue for the first quarter. The ...

  25. Lideres Buys Stake In Llord's Ole

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Lideres Entertainment, the U.S. affiliate of Venezuela's Lideres Entertainment Group, has acquired a majority stake in Ole Music, the Miami-based indie label founded by former Sony Discos head Oscar L MIAMI -- Lideres Entertainment, the U.S. ...

  26. Lideres Buys Stake In Llord's Ole

    April 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Lideres Entertainment, the U.S. affiliate of Venezuela's Lideres Entertainment Group, has acquired a majority stake in Ole Music, the Miami-based indie label founded by former Sony Discos head Oscar L Lideres Entertainment, the U.S. affiliate ...

  27. Univision Music Group Posts Gains

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST revenues reach $178.6 million. Univision Music Group posted net revenues of $178.6 million for 2004, according to parent company Univision Communications. Net revenue for the music group -- which includes Fonovisa Records, Univision Records a ...

  28. Rodríguez Upped To Univision COO

    February 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Exec will be based in Miami. Ray Rodríguez has been appointed president and COO of Univision Communications. He takes over the post last occupied by Henry Cisneros, who left the company in August 2000. Rodríguez, who has been president of the Univ ...