Walt Disney Television Intl.-Latin America execs John Begert and Luis Perez will take on new leadership roles with extended responsibilities.
Begert was named senior veep of creative affairs, and Perez senior veep of business operations, for WDTVI in Los Angeles.
As senior veep of creative affairs, Begert oversees the programming, production and marketing departments for the Disney Channels and Disney television product on broadcast and pay television. He will also develop a creative vision and tone for new initiatives for Walt Disney Co. Latin America in areas related to television.
As senior veep of business operations, Perez oversees finance, operations, technical systems, legal and sales and distribution of Disney television product and Disney Channels in Latin America. He will also lead the strategic planning and business development for a variety of new initiatives for Walt Disney Co. Latin America.
With offices in Miami and Buenos Aires, Walt Disney Television Intl.-Latin America oversees the Mouse House’s free and pay television businesses in Latin America. Activities include program sales, production and the development and management of Disney Channels and other international broadcasting investments.