NBC Universal’s Spanish-lingo web Telemundo has upped several network sales execs to VPs of network sales. Promotions come on the eve of its Tuesday upfront presentation in New York.
Dennis Dunphy is now VP, network sales, in Chicago. Joining Telemundo in 2003, Dunphy, who joined Telemundo in 2003, previously held the post of regional sales manager in Chicago.
Gian Pablo Kates takes that title in Miami. Kates has been with Telemundo for 11 years, most recently as regional sales manager in Miami.
Sylvia Reed becomes VP, network sales, in Los Angeles, from her post as regional sales manager for the L.A. market.
Mike Gillespie has the same title in Dallas, where he was previously regional sales manager for network sales.
Joe Bernard becomes VP, network sales, Mun2 Television. He most recently was sales director for the youth-targeted sibling of Telemundo.
Also, Lesa Nikolai was named director of network sales. She joined Telemundo in 1999 as an account exec in San Antonio.