Azteca America Appoints Roberto Romagnoli as Vice President of Production and Entertainment

- Romagnoli brings experience and innovation in his return to Azteca America and TV Azteca where he will also have the title of Director of Production and Entertainment -

Oct 21, 2010, 21:29 ET from Azteca America

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Azteca America is pleased to announce that Roberto Romagnoli has been appointed Vice President of Production and Entertainment. Concurrently, he will also have the responsibility of Director of Production and Entertainment at Azteca America parent company TV Azteca.

Romagnoli began his television career with successful production projects at TV Azteca in 1999, including the original production of the talk show Cosas de la Vida. He later went on to produce popular programs at Telemundo, Univision and Televisa.

With his present responsibilities, he will report directly to Alberto Santini Lara, Executive Vice President of Production, Programming and Marketing for Azteca America and General Director of TV Azteca's flagship network Azteca 13.

"Roberto is one of the most prominent executives in Spanish-language television, with over of a decade of successful programming for audiences in Mexico, the US and Argentina. His leadership will further strengthen strategic areas of production in Azteca America and Azteca 13," said Santini."

About Azteca America

Azteca America is the alternative choice in broadcast television for Spanish speaking families residing in the United States. Azteca America operates in 69 markets nationwide, and can also be seen on DIRECTV Mas Channel 441 (AZA 441) and DISH Network Channel 825. Wholly owned by Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca, S.A.B. de C.V., Azteca America has access to the best programming from TV Azteca's three national networks, including a library with over 200,000 hours of original programming and news from local bureaus in 32 Mexican states. The network complements Mexican programming with an innovative line-up of shows from international producers and distributors to ensure the finest programming for Spanish-speaking viewers and unique advertising solutions for partners seeking to reach the most dynamic market in the country.  

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