Telemundo Names GM of San Antonio Station

By Kevin Eck 

José Alberto Suárez has been named president and gm of KVDA, its owned station in San Antonio.

“José is an innovative and creative leader with proven experience leading various television stations newsrooms and marketing and sales departments across his 20-year local television career,” said Manuel Martinez, president of the Telemundo Station Group. “Telemundo 60 has experienced tremendous growth in the past few years and I’m excited to see how José will use his many talents, including his creativity, innovation and exceptional drive, to help Telemundo 60 grow even further and help the station continue to serve the San Antonio community.”

Suárez comes from NBC-owned WTVJ in Miami where he was the director of Creative Services and Local Programming. He’s worked at the Telemundo Station Group as director of Digital Programs. He’s also worked at Telemundo Miami, WSFL in Miami, WUPW in Toledo, KSAN in San Angelo, Texas, and WFOR in Miami.