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Nov 28, 2012, 17:26 ET Azteca America Reports Year-over-Year Double-Digit Growth for Weekday Prime in November Sweeps

Azteca America posted year-over-year double-digit growth in key demos for weekday primetime during November sweeps, according to Nielsen. The...


Nov 16, 2012, 15:01 ET Liga Mx Mexican Soccer Quarterfinals Push Azteca America to Number Two in Key Male Demos and Ranked Number Three Spot in Prime

Azteca America posted strong overnight network numbers on Nov. 14 thanks to thrilling soccer matches for the first leg of the playoff quarterfinals...


Oct 29, 2012, 09:00 ET Azteca America Unveils New Image

Azteca America, the U.S. broadcast television network that targets the fast-growing Latino population, unveiled its new image that will be promoted...


Oct 26, 2012, 09:00 ET Box Azteca to Break a Guinness Record to Support Breast Cancer Awareness

Azteca America dresses up in pink this Saturday, October 27, in the month of breast cancer prevention, with a striking special edition of Box...


Oct 23, 2012, 09:00 ET Azteca America Migrates to Latina Broadcasters Station WDYB Channel 14 in Orlando

Azteca America migrated this week to WDYB channel 14 in Orlando. The station is owned by Nora Crosby, CEO of Latina Broadcasters, which currently...


Oct 22, 2012, 09:00 ET Azteca America Readies Unprecedented Live Coverage of 2012 U.S. Presidential and Congressional Election

Azteca America is pleased to announce unprecedented live coverage of the 2012 presidential and congressional elections reported by an extensive...


Aug 27, 2012, 12:25 ET Azteca America Presents Live Coverage of 2012 Republican and Democratic National Conventions

Azteca America is proud to announce unprecedented coverage of the Republican National Convention and Democratic National Convention on the road to...


Aug 13, 2012, 13:51 ET Azteca America Announces its Second-Highest Upfront in Network History

Azteca America is pleased to announce that Upfront results are in. Thanks to client support with increased revenues and added campaigns, especially...


Jun 14, 2012, 11:51 ET Azteca America Added to Time Warner Cable in New York City on Channel 192

Azteca America is pleased to announce that its affiliated broadcast station was recently added in digital format to Time Warner Cable on channel...


May 15, 2012, 11:00 ET Azteca America Presents 2012-2013 Upfront Strategy: More New Programming, Stronger Marketing and HD Transmissions

Azteca America, THE Mexican network for US Hispanic audiences, is proud to announce the presentation of its 2012-2013 upfront strategy with...


May 10, 2012, 15:34 ET Fabrica de Huevos (Egg Factory), an Audacious Primetime Comedy Series, Launches on Azteca America on May 16

On May 16, Azteca America, THE Mexican network for US Hispanic audiences, launches Fabrica de Huevos, an animated comedy program at 10:00 PM...


Mar 12, 2012, 14:25 ET Azteca America and Sprint Launch Innovative "Gol o no Gol" Multiplatform Campaign with Great Success

Azteca America, THE Mexican network for US Hispanic audiences, in partnership with Sprint is pleased to announce the successful launch of the...


Feb 03, 2012, 12:40 ET Azteca America Debuts Cuentame tu Historia con Marta Susana; Additional Primetime Changes Including the Premiere of New Show Featuring Fernando Arau to Launch on February 6

Azteca America kicks off the year with important primetime programming changes, including the launch of two new shows hosted by two of the most...


Dec 20, 2011, 19:10 ET Erick Sandoval Takes It All in the Grand Finale of Azteca America's La Academia 2011 Musical Reality Show

Azteca America is pleased to announce the winner of Sunday's grand finale of La Academia 2011: Erick Sandoval, from Mexicali. He takes home $50,000...


Dec 19, 2011, 14:26 ET Azteca America Announces a 33% Increase in 2011-2012 Upfront Sales

Azteca America is pleased to announce that as of December its 2011-2012 upfront sales have increased 33% from the same period last year. Growth...


Oct 31, 2011, 14:08 ET Azteca America Appoints Marlene Braga as Vice President of Programming

Azteca America is pleased to announce that Marlene Braga has been appointed to Vice President of Programming of Azteca America, where she will be...


Oct 03, 2011, 13:00 ET Azteca America's Largest Affiliate Group Una Vez Mas Acquires Full-Power San Francisco Station KEMO TV 50

Azteca America, the authentically Mexican television network for U.S. Spanish-language viewers, announced today that its largest affiliate group...


Sep 28, 2011, 13:58 ET Azteca America Increases Coverage by Over Eight Percentage Points in the Past 16 Months

Azteca America, the authentically Mexican television network for U.S. Spanish-language viewers, is pleased to announce that its coverage is at its...


Aug 25, 2011, 20:34 ET Azteca America Phoenix to be Carried on DISH Satellite Channel 41

Una Vez Mas, LP, ("UVM") the largest affiliate group of the Azteca America television network announced that its local Phoenix television station,...


Aug 25, 2011, 20:34 ET Azteca America Phoenix Ahora en DISH Canal 41

Una Vez Mas, LP, ("UVM") El grupo afiliado mas grande de la cadena de Televisión Azteca América anunció  que su estación...


Jul 19, 2011, 12:40 ET Azteca America Appoints John DeSimone as Vice President, General Manager of Azteca America TV Spot Sales

Azteca America is pleased to announce that John DeSimone has been appointed Vice President, General Manager of Azteca America TV Spot Sales....


May 24, 2011, 14:04 ET Azteca America FLM Soccer Final Surpasses the Million Mark

Azteca America, the alternative choice in broadcast television for Spanish-speaking families residing in the United States, is proud share results...


Apr 26, 2011, 15:47 ET Azteca America Presents 2011-2012 Upfront Strategy

Azteca America, the alternative choice in broadcast television for Spanish speaking families, will continue this year with its successful strategy...


Mar 03, 2011, 12:30 ET Azteca America Leads Primetime Viewer Growth Among Spanish Broadcast Television Networks, With a 38% Increase From Last Year Among Viewers Age 18-49

Azteca America, the alternative choice in broadcast television for Spanish speaking families, posted the strongest February primetime growth among...


Oct 21, 2010, 21:36 ET Azteca America nombra a Roberto Romagnoli como vicepresidente de entretenimiento y producción

Azteca America anunció hoy que Roberto Romagnoli fue nombrado Vicepresidente de Entretenimiento y Producción.  Al mismo tiempo...