LOS ANGELES, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Azteca America Network is pleased to officially present the Azteca Stations group, which operates the full-power digital multicast stations of KAZA Channel 54 in Los Angeles, WMBC Channel 63.6 in New York, WSFL channel 39.2 in Miami and KOFY channel 20.4 in San Francisco, in addition to WCHU channel 61.1 in Chicago.
The station group builds on the strong operation of KAZA, channel 54, which has been operated by Azteca America under an LMA or local marketing agreement since 2003.
"We are proud to have full-power digital signals in Los Angeles, New York, Miami and San Francisco and expect to have additional news regarding expanded coverage later this summer," said Azteca America CEO Adrian Steckel.
Concurrent with the announcement, KAZA General Manager Jorge Jaidar is Director of the Azteca Stations group, overseeing all five markets.
"We look forward to offering viewers and clients the level of operation, promotion and service that have made KAZA a strong player in the Los Angeles market," said Jaidar. "We expect these coverage increases to have a positive effect on overall ratings going forward."
About Azteca America
Azteca America is the alternative choice in broadcast television for Spanish speaking families residing in the United States. As the fastest-growing Spanish-language network, Azteca America operates in 70 markets nationwide. Azteca America 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. 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.
SOURCE Azteca America; Grupo Salinas