Carlos Vasallo, New President and CEO at America CV Network

Jan 15, 2016, 18:57 ET from America CV Network

MIAMI, Jan. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Caribevision, composed of its three owner partners, Alejandro Burillo Azcárraga/Grupo Pegaso, Mediaset/Telecinco Spain and vassal TV Group, has appointed Mr. Carlos Vasallo as President and CEO of America CV Network.

"America CV Network comprises two channels in the South of Florida, which are: America TeVé and TeVeo, the latter focused more on news programming, four full power stations in Puerto Rico and a channel in New York making the media conglomerate the largest group of independent television stations in the Spanish market of the United States," stated Carlos Vasallo, "producing 14 hours per day, six of them in news and informational programs for analysis, debate and opinion."

"This amount of hours of quality programming makes us the outlet with more political clout in Miami Dade, Broward and Monroe counties," said Vasallo, entrepreneur and executive with long and proven experience in the area of communications in the United States, Latin America and Europe.

America TeVé has 10 thousand square meters of facilities in Hialeah Gardens, a workforce of 300 employees and three fully equipped studios, as well as space for another three studios. 

"Our ability to produce live programming along with the number of hours produced each day is not exceeded by any other large network in the United States or Spain. Hopefully, luck will guide and accompany me to properly direct and focus growth in the right direction with the hope and the desire to be the first independent network in a free Cuba," stated Vasallo, who recalled, "three of the talents in America TeVé's were and are the stars of television in Cuba, since through the internet and media we are the station which is most seen on the island."

SOURCE America CV Network