Former Telemundo Executive Joins reVolver Podcasts as Vice President of Content and Production
DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–reVolver Podcasts welcomes Maria Lopez-Alvarez, an award-winning producer from media titans, Telemundo and Univision, as vice president of content and production.
Over the span of her more than 30-year career, Lopez-Alvarez has received numerous awards for her work including the Edward R. Murrow Award, Daytime National Emmy Award and Suncoast Regional Emmy Award, to name a few. Her accolades including being named one of the 15 most inﬂuential people in 2008 by People en Español. She is credited with creating and producing Univision’s most successful news and entertainment program, Primer Impacto, and its highly-successful reality competition show, Nuestra Belleza Latina.
More recently, during her tenure with Telemundo, she led the makeover of the network’s morning show, Un Nueva Dia, resulting in the program’s highest ratings in its history. Additionally, Lopez-Alvarez oversaw the development and production of the network’s Saturday night variety show, Que Noche!
“I am very pleased to have an executive of Maria’s stature join us. Her track record as a world-class producer will help us expand our content offerings and exceed our growth goals more quickly,” said Jack Hobbs, president, reVolver Podcasts. “We’re embarking on a very exciting time at reVolver with new management, new advisors and new talent. Our audiences and advertisers are really going to benefit as we continue to lead the way in on-demand audio entertainment and information.”
As vice president of content and production at reVolver Podcasts, Lopez-Alvarez will be tasked with building content strategy, development and production, as well as talent evaluation and management.
“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work with Jack and the talented team of executives and advisors he has put together at reVolver,” said Lopez-Alvarez. “I am looking forward to continuing my passion for building successful brands in the Latino marketplace.”
Lopez-Alvarez earned her Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Miami.
About reVolver Podcasts
reVolver Podcasts is the leading multicultural audio on-demand content creator and distributor in the U.S. With more than 50 programs spanning sports, music, finance, entertainment, lifestyle, health and wellness, inspiration, news, real crime, branded content and live events distributed on reVolverPodcasts.com, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play and iHeartMedia. For more information about the company, visit www.revolverpodcasts.com.