Miami-based station Univision 23 has upped Helga Silva to vice president of news and Emilio Marrero to news director for Univision 23 and Telefutura 69. A five-time Emmy-award winner, Silva has been with the station since 1990. Marrero has been Silva’s right hand man in the newsroom and been with Univision 23 for 15 years.
Silva’s current role as News Director also extends to Puerto Rico where she is interim news director for the local Univision station. She previously served as news director for WXTV Univision 41, New York and station WNJU Telemundo.
Marrero is the winner of two Suncoast Regional Emmy Awards and is also a McCormick-Tribune Foundation Fellow