SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Entravision Communications Corporation (NYSE: EVC), a leading diversified Spanish-language media company, today announced that the company has appointed Hilda Garcia to the newly created position of Vice President of Multimedia Content and Community Development, effective April 1, 2014. Her responsibilities include the management and development of multimedia content and alignment of digital initiatives across the company's platform. In her new role, she will also manage Entravision's online communities, develop strategies for their growth and oversee digital special events coordination.
"Hilda is a proven executive, whose extensive expertise in Latino media makes her the perfect candidate to lead this new and exciting opportunity within our company," said Jeffery A. Liberman, Chief Operating Officer at Entravision. "Her background in content management, production, interactive marketing and journalism provide a unique skillset to guide the growth of our digital communities and content."
"I am thrilled to be joining the Entravision team and am eager to utilize my skills and expertise to assist and execute the company's digital multimedia platform strategy," said Garcia. "Entravision has a diversified base of proven assets and a growing digital reach which provides a strong platform for marketers to engage Latino consumers."
In her previous role as Vice President of Multiplatform News and Information at Impremedia, Garcia oversaw digital content management and development across traditional and online properties, as well as audience marketing initiatives. She also served as News Director at Impremedia and managed the integration of a multimedia newsroom across properties. Garcia has held the position of multimedia director at Periódico El Universal, Newspaper El Nuevo Dia and America Online, during which she gained significant experience in content development, program management, and digital newsroom integration. Garcia received a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, a Bachelor's Degree in History from Iberoamericana University and her Master's in Communications from the University of Miami.
About Entravision Communications Corporation Entravision Communications Corporation is a diversified Spanish-language media company utilizing a combination of television, radio and digital operations to reach Hispanic consumers across the United States, as well as the border markets of Mexico. Entravision is the largest affiliate group of both the top-ranked Univision television network and Univision's TeleFutura network, with television stations in 20 of the nation's top 50 Hispanic markets. The company also operates one of the nation's largest groups of primarily Spanish-language radio stations, consisting of 48 owned and operated radio stations. Additionally, Entravision has a variety of cross-platform digital content and sales offerings designed to capitalize on the company's leadership position within the Hispanic broadcasting community. Entravision shares of Class A Common Stock are traded on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol: EVC.
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