Hispanic TV Ticker: Fusion, Mun2, Viacom…

By Chris Ariens Comment

  • Fusion has hired ​​Mariana Santos from ​​The Guardian to lead a newly formed interactive storytelling unit and ​​Danilo Lauria to lead a production team that will be focused on creating micro-videos for platforms like Instagram and Vine.

  • Ruben Mendiola, has been named President of mun2, the NBCU cable channel. He will report to Joe Uva, Chairman, Hispanic Enterprises and Content, NBCUniversal. Mendiola joins from Comcast Cable where he was SVP and GM of Multicultural Services.

  • Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Juan Acosta to EVP and CFO of Production. VIMN owns and operates entertainment brands including MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and VH1 in Latin America, Brazil and Canada.