Telemundo Arizona Names Weekend Anchor

By Kevin Eck 

Octavio Pulido has been named anchor for Telemundo Arizona weekend newscast, Noticiero Telemundo Arizona.

“I am excited and honored to join the Telemundo Phoenix team, a local news leader for viewers in Arizona,” said Pulido. “I look forward to becoming a part of our viewers’ family and delivering the news with journalist integrity.”

Pulido makes his on-air debut on Saturday, Sept. 3. The newscast, which airs at 4:30 p.m. and 10 p.m., is simulcast on Telemundo Tucson.


He’s been an associate news producer, video journalist and fill-in anchor at Univision Arizona since 2011. He worked at the San Diego Tribune before that.