New York, NY–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–January 25, 2006–Univision Communications Inc. (NYSE:UVN), the leading Spanish-language media company in the United States, today announced that David Loving, who currently serves as vice president and general manager of Austin stations KAKW and KBVO, will become vice president and general manager of Univision and TeleFutura San Antonio stations, KWEX and KNIC, effective immediately. In this position, he will oversee all aspects of operation at both the Univision and TeleFutura stations, including sales, news, marketing, online and community outreach. Loving will relocate to San Antonio and will continue to report to Michael D. Wortsman, President of the Univision Television Group.
“David consistently exhibits a firm commitment to the Hispanic community in Texas,” said Michael D. Wortsman. “He has been instrumental to the growth of our Austin area stations and we very much look forward to his leadership in San Antonio, a strategic area of growth for our Company.”
“I am thrilled with the opportunities that Univision has offered me over the course of my time with the Company,” said Loving. “I look forward to moving back to San Antonio in order to continue working alongside the talented teams at both the Univision and TeleFutura stations.”
Loving’s career in Spanish-language media began in San Antonio, where he served as an account executive for KXTN/KROM/KCOR from 1994-1998. He became the national sales manager for KWEX, Univision’s San Antonio television station, in 1998. In November 2002, he became general sales manager for the start-up owned and operated Univision and TeleFutura stations in Austin, where he was promoted to vice president and general manager in 2004.
Univision Communications Inc. is the premier Spanish-language media company in the United States. Its operations include Univision Network, the most-watched Spanish-language broadcast television network in the U.S. reaching 98% of U.S. Hispanic Households; TeleFutura Network, a general-interest Spanish-language broadcast television network, which was launched in 2002 and now reaches 86% of U.S. Hispanic Households; Galavisión, the country’s leading Spanish-language cable network; Univision Television Group, which owns and operates 62 television stations in major U.S. Hispanic markets and Puerto Rico; Univision Radio, the leading Spanish-language radio group which owns and/or operates 69 radio stations in 16 of the top 25 U.S. Hispanic markets and 4 stations in Puerto Rico; Univision Music Group, which includes Univision Records, Fonovisa Records, and a 50% interest in Mexico-based Disa Records labels as well as Fonomusic and America Musical Publishing companies; and Univision Online, the premier Spanish-language Internet destination in the U.S. located at www.univision.com. Univision Communications also has a 50% interest in TuTv, a joint venture formed to broadcast Televisa’s pay television channels in the U.S., and a non-voting 19.8% interest in Entravision Communications Corporation, a public Spanish-language media company. Univision Communications is headquartered in Los Angeles with television network operations in Miami and television and radio stations and sales offices in major cities throughout the United States.
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