Univision has named Alejandro Molina as Senior VP/GM for Radio. In this newly created position, Molina will be responsible for the strategy and implementation of content across Univision’s 67 radio stations. He’ll be based in Miami and report to John Eck, Chief Local Media Officer and Executive Vice President of Technology, Operations and Engineering.
Nieto Molina started his career as a DJ. He went on to create successful radio formats in Colombia (La Mega, Radioactiva, Besame, and Los 40 Principales). He was also host/director of news and talk shows in Caracol Radio Colombia (Hoy x Hoy, Sábado Nuestro, Noticiero del Mediodía, Pase la Tarde). In 2005 he was transferred by the company to Miami to become Vice President of Programming for all of Prisa Radio, in charge of the development and execution of the programming strategy of the stations in Latin America and the U.S. Hispanic market, where Prisa has two stations (Miami and Los Angeles) and a syndicated shows unit (GLR Networks). In 2011, he was hired as CEO by Cadena SER, Spain’s premier radio network.