Former Univision CEO to head Telemundo at NBCUniversal

Posted: February 05, 2013

NBCUniversal head Steve Burke announced on Monday that the entertainment company hired the former CEO of Univision, Joe Uva, to head its Hispanic franchise, including Telemundo.

Also, Bonnie Hammer has been promoted to head all cable channels and Lauren Zalaznick will direct innovation, monetization and emerging technology at NBCUniversal.

All three will report to Burke. "More than ever, we need to simplify our organization and take advantage of the breadth of our assets," Burke said in an memo.

NBCUniversal is majority owned by Comcast Corp.    - Bob Fernandez

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