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Univision Appoints Tonia O’Connor as First-Ever CRO

What: Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) has promoted Tonia O’Connor to Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), effective immediately. She will report to Randy Falco, President and Chief Executive Officer. Why it matters: O’Connor will be in charge of naming a successor to Keith Turner, UCI’s President of Advertising Sales & Marketing, and to lead a seamless transition for the advertising sales […]


Allstate’s Daniel Keats to Explain why U.S. Soccer is Much more than Fútbol at #Portada17

Daniel Keats, Director Sports and Sponsorships, Consumer Marketing Allstate Insurance is the latest addition of high powered brand marketing executives to speak at our annual conference (#Portada17 in New York City on Sept. 13-14). Keats is going to provide unique insights on soccer marketing in the U.S and why the soccer opportunity extends far beyond the Hispanic market (fútbol).


Sizmek Buys Rocket Fuel for US $145 million

Marketing platform Rocket Fuel has reached a definitive agreement to be privately acquired by Sizmek Inc. for US$2.60 per share in cash and an enterprise value of approximately US$145 million.Combined, the two companies connect more than 20,000 advertisers and 3,600 agencies to audiences in over 70 countries around the globe.


Programmatic Ad Buying Declines 12% in Q1 of 2017 vs. Q1 2016

In Q1 2017, the number of programmatic advertisers dropped substantially, falling 12% year-over-year, according to MediaRadar latest results of its “2016 Consumer Advertising Report”.The number of print ad pages decreased 8% year-over-year to 107,698 pages while native ad buyers stood the biggest growth in buyers for any ad format.


Univision President of Advertising Sales & Marketing, Keith Turner, to Retire

What:Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) announced that Keith Turner, president of Advertising Sales & Marketing, will retire at the end of the year. Why it matters: The Company will announce leadership transition plans in the coming weeks. Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving Hispanic America, announced that Keith Turner, president of Advertising Sales & Marketing, will retire […]


MasterCard’s Mike Tasevski, Publicis’ Dan Donnelly and Scouts Sports and Entertainment’s Michael Neuman to Participate in Sports Marketing Forum at #Portada17

Mike Tasevski, VP, North America Sponsorships at MasterCard, Dan Donnelly, EVP, Managing Director, Publicis Media Sports and Michael Neuman, EVP, Managing Partner, Scout Sports and Entertainment are marketing trailblazers participating at the Sports Marketing Forum in New York City’s Yotel on September 13.


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Verizon to Launch AdFellows Program to Promote Diversity in the Marketing Industry

Verizon to Launch AdFellows Program to Promote Diversity in the Marketing Industry

Verizon has launched  AdFellows program, a paid fellowship that will give diverse young marketers internships at companies & agencies.20 diverse young marketers will have the chance to work within Verizon & its partner agencies (McCann Worldwide, Momentum, Rauxa, Weber Shandwick, and ZenithOptimedia) over the course of eight months


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6 Things We Learned During Day 1 of #Portada17

6 Things We Learned During Day 1 of #Portada17

After an exciting day in New York, during The Sports Marketing Forum, with top speakers presenting insights and best practices on how to use sports and soccer content to connect to the rapidly growing multicultural demographic in the United States, this is what we learned: