Almost a year after Steve Mandala exited Univision, the ad sales chief is returning to Spanish-language U.S. media.
Mandala has joined Estrella Media as chief revenue and local media officer, starting his role today, the company said.
“We are excited to have Steve join Estrella Media to help accelerate our transformation in super-serving our consumers and brand partners,” said Estrella Media CEO Peter Markham in a statement. “Steve is going to be a driving force behind our continued evolution and in creating value with our partners across our multiple platforms, accelerating our revenue growth both nationally and through our valuable local media assets.”
Estella Media includes network EstrellaTV, digital streamer Estrella News and game show channel Estrella Games.
Mandala, who had been at Univision since 2012 and worked as president of ad sales and marketing, departed in January as part of...