Pels new head of NBC-U unit
NBC-U owned bilingual web Mun2 has tapped Alex Pels for the newly created position of general manager. Pels will oversee all on and off-air initiatives at the youth-skewed network.Web has also hired a new award-winning team of producers including Gloria Medel, Luisa Varona and Nick Rodriguez. Medel will serve as West Coast exec producer while Varona joins the Miami base as exec producer. Rodriguez joins Medel as a producer for the upcoming L.A.-based show “Vivo.” He joins Medel at the new mun2 headquarters at Universal’s City Walk in Los Angeles.