Univision ups Schwarz

Gotham-based vet will report to Robert

MIAMI — Univision Communications has named Cristina Schwarz to VP, government and community relations.

A 15-year Univision staffer, Schwarz had been VP and general manager for the Univision Television group’s Gotham stations, WXTV-Channel 41 Univision and WFUT-Channel 68/Telefutura.

She remains in New York and will work with Ivelisse Estrada, senior VP of corporate and community relations. Schwarz will report to Steven Robert, vice chair and corporate VP.

Ramon J. Pineda will replace Schwarz overseeing the N.Y. stations. He was VP and general manager of Univision and Telefutura stations in Phoenix and Tucson. Pineda will be based in New York and will report to Michael D. Wortsman and Thomas Arnost, co-prexies, Univision Television Group.