Michelle Herrera Mulligan has been tapped as editor of a new stand-alone magazine edition in English by Hearst’s Cosmpolitan. The magazine will be published twice a year starting in May 2012. Most recently the managing editor of LasFabulosas.com, Herrera Mulligan is a journalist with 10 years of experience capturing the surging Latina voice in the U.S.
Jose Mallea is new Florida State Director for the republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich. Mallea helped Marco Rubio's come-from-behind victory in the 2010 Senate race. The Miami-based campaign strategist has longstanding ties to powerful Republicans in the state, which will hold one of the nation's earliest primaries on Jan. 31. Gingrich's media consultant is Lionel Sosa, who heads a Texas-based, Hispanic advertising agency and has worked for John McCain and George W. Bush.
Teresa Iglesias Solomon is no longer VP Multicultural at Best Buy. Iglesias Solomon is now working as Strategic Latino Marketing Consultant at Iglesias Latino Strategies. While Best Buy as not named a new VP Multicultural, Manny Palomo, Director, Marketing & Strategy, Latino & Multicultural Initiatives, is responsible for Best Buy’s Hispanic Marketing strategies.
Remezcla's Andrew Herrera recruited Martin Giraldo, formerly from BBDO Colombia and Starmedia Networks, to lead the new digital division (Latino Lifestyle Content Network).
Andrea Ospina was named director for Telemundo Arizona.
Alex Sanz left KHOU-11. He will be a reporter for WPTV-5.
Virdiana Solano was appointed general assignment reporter for the 5 and 10 pm ‘noticias 26” at KINT.
Enrique Dussan has joined Miami based ad agency as VP of Media Services. Previously he was with Wing.
Zimmerman advertising hired three new persons for Integrated Media Services, Hospitality, Travel and Tourism, and Digital New Business. Adam Herman was named EVP-Integrated media services. Bruce Himelstein was appointed as EVP Hospitality, Travel and Tourism Division. Peter Twombly was hired to developing new business opportunities.
Raul Valentin joined Comcast Cable as Vice President of Talent Acquisition.