- Jorge Ramos has a new executive position.
- Is he leaving Univision?
- Enrique Acevedo raises his voice after the announcements of changes in Univisión.
The Univision television network announced through a statement that the company will make several changes, one of them has to do with the Hispanic journalist Jorge Ramos, who will have a new executive position, so is he leaving the chain or the media?
It was through a release that the main network of media and content in Spanish, announced a new structure, where all the personnel of the different entertainment divisions will have new positions, which will be reflected in the coming days on television.
Jorge Ramos is leaving Univisión?
“The new structure represents another significant step towards the transformation of Univisión and will further accelerate the ability of these divisions to optimize what they offer and provide the best portfolio of networks and content,” said Luis Silberwasser, President of Univisión Television Networks Group in the statement. .
“As we continue our transformation to become the most important multiplatform Spanish-language media company in the world, we recognize that supporting our platforms with the best talent and structure is key to unleashing innovative ideas and achieving superior results,” he added.
Jorge Ramos changes Univisión: New position for Jorge Ramos
Journalist Jorge Ramos, who also serves as a news anchor for Univisión, was involved in this new structure, where the Hispanic will assume new additional responsibilities in his new executive position as Special Editorial Advisor to the CEO.
In this new role, Ramos will report the news to Wade Davis, who is the CEO. It is worth mentioning that the journalist Jorge Ramos is one of the most beloved by Hispanics, and has been characterized by his integrity and journalistic excellence for more than four decades. In addition to being a winner of 10 Emmy Awards.
Jorge Ramos changes Univisión: New structure in the News division
Another of the changes that will be presented soon on the television network is about Daniel Coronell, who is currently in the news presidency, he will leave his post as of August 1. His place will be taken by Leopoldo Gómez, who was in charge of the Televisa news.
“Televisa Noticias in Mexico will not be part of the combined company, Televisa-Univisión, and Gómez will no longer be part of Televisa’s news operations in Mexico. Univision Noticias and Televisa Noticias are and will continue to be separate operations. Gómez’s appointment is effective immediately. He will move to the United States in the coming weeks, ”he says in the statement.
Jorge Ramos changes Univisión: Enrique Acevedo manifests himself
One year after his departure from Univisión, journalist Enrique Acevedo, spoke on social networks about these new changes in the company. Especially about the dismissal of Daniel Coronell, since Acevedo supposedly left because of Coronell a few months ago, and now he applauds the arrival of Leopoldo.
“The arrival of Leopoldo Gómez to the presidency of Noticias Univisión is a“ big deal ”. Leopoldo is a man with vision and experience. Always bet on quality. I am very pleased with the writing and the wonderful team@UniNews. ”, Acevedo wrote on his Twitter account.
Jorge Ramos changes Univisión: More changes
Another change in the News section is that María Martínez-Guzmán will be promoted to Executive Vice President of News, and will be in charge of “the editorial and production units in the news properties of the Univision Network, including its main program, informative “Noticiero Univisión”.
“Martínez-Guzmán joined the Univisión Network in 2002 after working at the Univisión station in McAllen, TX, KNVO-48, and has held various editorial and production positions at the company, including executive producer, vice president of Journalism and recently, Senior Vice President of News ”, they mentioned in the statement.
Jorge Ramos changes Univisión: El Gordo and La Flaca will also have changes
Luis Silberwasser’s new structure also includes the entertainment section, where there were some promotions such as that of the reporter Jessica Rodríguez, who will have a new position as the new head of brand and impact of the television network and the combined company, Televisa- Univision.
“Ignacio Meyer will be promoted to Executive Vice President, Music and Non-Scripted Entertainment. He will continue to be in charge of all development and production of unscripted content, including reality shows, daily variety shows, and major music award-winning events. In addition, the show El Gordo y La Flaca, one of Univision’s longest-running and iconic franchises, will now be part of the portfolio of unscripted programs supervised by Meyer, ”it says in the letter.
More changes in Univision’s Entertainment division
Finally, it was also reported that Leonor Sotillo, with more than 25 years of experience in creating novels and scripted content for free-to-air networks in the United States and Latin America, has joined Univisión as Senior Vice President of Scripted Strategy.
In addition, Elisa Segovia will move to the new position of President, Creative Strategy and Insights, although for a time she will continue to direct the programming and schedules of the channels. Jorge Domínguez, Senior Vice President of Creative Services, will continue to oversee all creative design and production of the networks’ sports, news and entertainment sets. And Nathan Smith, Vice President of Content Management in Traditional Media and Streaming, will join the Broadcast Technology and Operations team.
There will also be changes in the Sports division of Univisión
To end the count of changes in the network, it is the turn of the Sports division, “an important component of Univision’s programming strategy on all its platforms.” The success of this area will be leveraged to make way for great growth opportunities beyond its television programming.
“Univision announces the creation of its International Sports Projects division, which will focus on obtaining important rights to broadcast sports events and streaming services, in addition to expanding its activities to new areas such as sports betting and combat sports.” Filed Under: Jorge Ramos changes Univisión.
Juan Carlos Rodríguez has been promoted to President of Global Sports Enterprises and will be in charge of the future Sports division of Univisión and the combined company, Televisa-Univisión. Subject to the transaction being carried out, they reported this in the statement that was released.
In his new position, Rodríguez will focus on the strategy of acquiring broadcasting rights for sporting events for the Televisa-Univisión network portfolio and its streaming services. Both in the United States and in Mexico. Filed Under: Jorge Ramos changes Univisión.
“We are creating the best team in the sector on all our platforms”
Promoted to President of Sports Content, Olek Loewenstein will direct the production of all live sports games and events, as well as their pre and post programming, and other sports properties in the streaming and traditional portfolio in the United States and Mexico.
“As this and other recent announcements demonstrate, we are building the best team in the industry across all of our platforms to help realize our enormous potential. One of the key principles during this transformation is to ensure we have the best ideas, talent and business processes in place to drive success and achieve our ambitious goals, ”said Wade Davis, CEO of Univision. Filed Under: Jorge Ramos changes Univisión.
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