Cox Media to Add Telemundo Affiliates in 2 Markets

By Kevin Eck 

Cox Media Group has signed a deal to add Telemundo affiliates in Seattle, Wash. and Jacksonville, Fla. The company also renewed its agreement with its Telemundo station in Charlotte, N.C.

“CMG is excited to grow our relationship with Telemundo to provide a wide array of important programming to underserved Hispanic audiences in Jacksonville and Seattle,” said Paul Curran, evp of TV for CMG. “Our Telemundo affiliate in Charlotte has been a tremendous success. Bringing on these two new markets fits perfectly with our mission to inform, entertain and elevate the viewers and communities we serve.”

Cox, which owns 33 television stations in 20 markets, runs Telemundo Charlotte out of WSOC. The station group owns WJAX-WFOX in Jacksonville and KIRO in Seattle.