MIAMI, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Spanish Broadcasting System Inc., (“SBS”) (Nasdaq: SBSA) announced today the promotion of industry veteran Marilyn Navarro to Regional Sales Manager for Mega TV, SBS’s Television property. In her new role, Mrs. Navarro will be responsible for regional “spot” sales for Mega TV in Miami and other markets, while coordinating and overseeing regional sales representatives.
“Marilyn has extensive television industry sales experience and is a proven leader,” said Albert Rodriguez, General Manager for Mega TV and Chief Revenue Officer of SBS consolidated operations. “We are confident that she will be a valuable contributor to the future success of Mega TV for years to come.”
“I’m excited about this opportunity and very confident that I can lead the Mega TV Network to a dominant position in the regional television market,” said Mrs.Navarro.
Navarro was previously an account executive for Mega TV. Prior to joining Mega TV, from 1987-2005, she was an account executive for WFOR CBS 4 in Miami, Florida. She also held account executive roles at TCI Media Services and National Cinema Network.
Navarro graduated from Miami Dade College. Among her passions, is her affinity with fitness and 5K marathon races in which she has participated in many occasions.
WHERE TO FIND MEGA TV
In your favorite Mega TV channel: channel 22 in Miami, channel 57 West Palm Beach, channel 38.2 Orlando, FL, channel 36.2 Tampa, FL, channel 40.2 Charleston, SC, channel 19.2 Palm Springs, CA, channel 33.2 Fresno, CA , channel 13 in Chicago, IL, channel 26 in Dallas, TX, channel 48.2 in New York, NY, Channel 23 Salt Lake City, UT , channel 405 DirecTV Mas in the main cities in the USA and Puerto Rico, and channel 3008 on AT&T U-verse in the main cities in the USA
About Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.
Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. is the largest publicly traded Hispanic-controlled media and entertainment company in the United States. SBS owns and/or operates 21 radio stations located in the top U.S. Hispanic markets of New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, San Francisco and Puerto Rico, airing the Tropical, Mexican Regional, Spanish Adult Contemporary and Hurban format genres. The Company also owns and operates Mega TV, a television operation with over-the-air, cable and satellite distribution and affiliates throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. SBS also produces live concerts and events throughout the country and operates http://www.LaMusica.com, a bilingual Spanish-English online site providing content related to Latin music, entertainment, news and culture. The Company’s corporate Web site can be accessed at http://www.spanishbroadcasting.com.
SOURCE Spanish Broadcasting System Inc.