October 20, 2014 9:09 AM ET


Company Overview of Univision Communications Inc.

Company Overview

Univision Communications Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a media company. The company operates in three segments: Television, Radio, and Digital. The Television segment operates the Univision Network and UniMás Spanish-language broadcast television networks; Galavisión, a Spanish-language cable network in the United States, as well as Univision tlnovelas, Univision Deportes, and ForoTV, the 24-hour cable networks dedicated to novelas, sports, and news. This segment also provides a suite of cable offerings, including De Película, De Película Clásico, Bandamax, Ritmoson, Telehit, and Distrito Comedia; and Univision Television Group that owns and/or operates 62 television stat...

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12th Floor

New York, NY 10158

United States

Key Executives for Univision Communications Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Executive Chairman
Age: 70
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Executive Vice President
Age: 52
President of Univision Radio and Chief Operating Officer of Univision Radio
Age: 62
President of Television Station Group
Age: 57
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Univision Communications Inc. Key Developments

Integrated Education Solutions and Univision Communications Inc. Announce Strategic Alliance to Help Hispanic Serving Institutions Go Online

Integrated Education Solutions (IES) and Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) announced a strategic alliance at the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities annual conference to help Hispanic serving institutions develop their online capabilities. IES and UCI will work with colleges and universities experienced in serving Hispanic students to build new online educational offerings, or expand current efforts. IES will provide a turnkey solution to institutions seeking to offer online courses and degree programs, including program planning, instructional design, recruitment and student services, virtual campus management and regulatory compliance consulting. As part of the strategic alliance, Univision will provide access to research from its consumer insights team, as well as a material media package supporting this strategic alliance that includes television, radio, digital, and live events.

Comcast and Univision Communications Partner to Distribute UDN to XFINITY TV Customers

Comcast Corporation and Univision Communications Inc. have entered into a long-term agreement for Comcast to distribute Univision Deportes Network, or UDN, to XFINITY TV customers who subscribe to its Digital Preferred or XFINITY Latino levels of service. UDN launched in April 2012 and is a 24/7 all-sports network providing viewers with comprehensive and exclusive access to Liga MX soccer matches and daily sports coverage of the league's teams and athletes. The Spanish-language sports network also covers top sporting events, including international friendly matches, US and Mexican national soccer team matches, Major League Soccer, CONCACAF Champions League, Copa MX, Formula 1 races, boxing, NFL, NBA, MLB, and other sports leagues.

Univision Communications Inc. Announces Executive Appointments

Univision Communications Inc. announced two key appointments to its executive team. Kevin Cuddihy has been named president of Local Media and Jessica Rodriguez was appointed chief marketing officer, effective immediately. Both Cuddihy and Rodriguez will be based in New York and report to Randy Falco, president and chief executive officer of UCI. Cuddihy will oversee a combined 130 television and radio stations with responsibility for local sales, content, digital, operations and community relations. Rodriguez will oversee all UCI marketing functions, including the Univision Agency and is responsible for all cross-channel promotions as well as research and creative services for clients and internal divisions. Cuddihy was most recently the president of the Univision Television Group (UTG). Rodriguez most recently held the position of EVP of Program Scheduling and Promotions where she was responsible for strategically helping to maximize Univision's programming decision-making process across all Univision networks and platforms. She also oversaw the Univision Agency and is a member of the steering committee for Univision's Women's Leadership Council.

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