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Powerful & Influential Latinos in Entertainment

Javier Avitia

Senior Vice President Business Affairs
CBS Studios International

Javier Avitia is Senior Vice President of Business Affairs for CBS Studios International, based in Los Angeles, CA.  He is responsible for most of the day-to-day business affairs and legal aspects of the worldwide licensing of CBS and Showtime programs to foreign television broadcasters, including...

Claudia Teran

Executive Vice President, Business and Legal Affairs, and Deputy General Counsel
Fox Networks Group

Claudia Teran serves as Executive Vice President, Business and Legal Affairs and Deputy General Counsel for Fox Networks Group (FNG) where she is the number two legal executive for the division and responsible for all legal and business matters pertaining to FNG's cable...

Vincent Cordero

Chief Operating Officer
HBO Latin America

Cordero is a Media Executive with a record of Team & Partnership development, Brand & Audience expansion, Community service and P&L results. Cordero’s diverse experience includes Network Cable TV, Local Broadcast TV and Corporate Strategy.

Emiliano Saccone


Emiliano Saccone was named President of MundoFox, the new Spanish-language broadcast network that launched in the Summer of 2012.  MundoFox is a joint venture between Fox International Channels (FIC) and RCN Television of Columbia.

Jorge Mettey

Sr. Vice President
Noticias MundoFOX

Jorge Mettey was recently named Senior Vice President of Noticias MundoFox, the new Spanish-language broadcast network that launched in August 13th, 2012. Mettey is the recipient of two prestigious Peabody Awards for the 19–part series on Latinos in the United States titled “15% de los Estados Unidos” in 2006 and...

Joey Chavez

Vice President, Drama Development

Chavez oversees projects from pitch or concept to pilot and ultimately series.  He began as a junior executive in Drama Development for NBC in 2008 and has been honored as one of Hollywood Reporter’s Next Gen List: 35 under 35. He has been involved in various shows including Heroes, Parenthood, Law and Order, and the...

Phil Gonzales

Sr. Vice President, Communications
CBS Entertainment

In his position, Gonzales oversees the Network's publicity efforts on behalf of primetime series, specials, movies and mini-series as well as late night and daytime programming.  He also serves as the department liaison to the trade press on program development activities. Previously, Gonzales served as Vice...

Carlos Carreras

Motion Picture/Television Sr. Talent Agent

APA’s  Motion Picture/Television Sr. Talent Agent Carlos Carreras represents a myriad of standout clients in the industry.  His impressive roster of artist’s includes Peter Facinelli (“The Twilight Saga”; “Showtime’s “Nurse Jackie”), Brian Van Holt (“Cougartown”, “The Bridge”), Jennifer Beals (“The L...

Raul Palma

Sr. Vice President, Programming & Production
Fox Sports Latin America

Raul C. Palma is a seasoned sports and entertainment television executive with over sixteen years of television production experience. His extensive background has been instrumental in the development of the three principle regions in Latin America.  His keen eye for fostering and nurturing the...

Norma Provencio Pichardo

Executive Director
Television Academy Foundation

For more than 15 years, Provencio Pichardo has helped non-profit organizations prosper through her ability to build partnerships, develop strategy, lead fundraising, and manage education programs.