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BIG RATINGS, LITTLE PROFIT FROM WORLD CUP

July 15, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

ESPN and Univision executives indicated on Wednesday that while their World Cup coverage produced record ratings, it did not produce a profit. Joe Uva, president and chief executive of Univision, told Bloomberg/BusinessWeek: “The benefit is we get to keep those viewers after the Cup is over.” During a recent conference call, Scott Gulielmino of ESPN […]

UNIVISION TO DEBUT A WHOPPING 20 NEW SHOWS

May 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

While ABC, CBS, Fox, and NBC all surprised advertisers with aggressive overhauls of their fall schedules, they were upstaged today (Thursday) by Spanish-language Univision, which said that it will launch a staggering 20 new shows next season. In its presentation at New York’s Lincoln Center, Univision unveiled five telenovelas — essentially soap operas with limited […]