Alejandro Acebal To Lead Sales For Telemundo Stations In Orlando, Tampa, Fort Myers

Alejandro Acebal has been named regional vice president of sales for three Telemundo-owned stations in Florida: WTMO Orlando, WRMD Tampa and WWDT Fort Myers. In this role, he will develop and implement all sales strategies for three stations. Acebal will report to Migdalia Figueroa, president-GM of WTMO and work closely with Jayme Ribeiro-Neto, GM of WRMD and […]

WRMD Tampa Launching Spanish-Language Consumer Unit On Jan. 31

Spanish-language consumers in the Tampa Bay Area can now turn to Telemundo’s WRMD to investigate their consumer complaints. The station’s new consumer investigative unit, Telemundo 49 Responde, is tasked with investigating consumers’ claims. Journalist Brenda Brito will lead the unit as consumer investigative reporter and her first story will debut on the station’s 6 p.m. local news […]

Rafael Perez-Narvaez Named WRMD News Director

Telemundo is moving the Hispanic news veteran from WMEU Boston to lead its Tampa news operations.

Ramon Diaz Joins WRMD Tampa As News Anchor

Telemundo’s WRMD Tampa, Fla., has named Ramon Diaz news anchor for its weekday Noticiero Telemundo 49 newscasts at 6 and 11 p.m. His on-air debut will be May 17. Diaz is an award-winning journalist with more than 20 years of experience in local television and has held several news and sports roles with increasing responsibility. […]

Karen Navia Joins WRMD As Multimedia Journalist

Telemundo’s WRMD Tampa has hired Karen Navia as a multimedia journalist for Noticiero Telemundo 49 on weekdays and weekends. Navia’s on-air debut was on Oct. 7. Before joining Telemundo 49, Navia worked for Telemundo affiliates in New Mexico and Lubbock, Texas. She had several roles that included executive producer, reporter, and anchor for both newscasts. […]

DMAS 13 & 18

WTMO, WRMD Streamline Automation With NVerzion

ZGS Communications-owned Telemundo affiliates WTMO-CD Orlando and WRMD-CD Tampa have completed the installation of a comprehensive multi-channel broadcast automation system supplied by NVerzion, a broadcast equipment manufacturer headquartered in Salt Lake City. After on-site, in-depth personnel training by the NVerzion staff, the two systems at the separate stations function identically. Prior to the install, management […]

DMA 11: TAMPA, FL

Raiza Iciarte Named WRMD News Director

ZGS Communications taps the station’s former interim news director to permanently lead the department at its Telemundo affiliate in Tampa, Fla.

DMA 14

WRMD Tampa Launches New Local Show

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