MegaTV racks up 2 EMMY® nominations by the Suncoast Chapter
"Mega Especiales" "Big Band Nunez" and "Elain Volando Alto" are the programs
nominated in the category of "Art & Entertainment- Special Programs."
MIAMI, Oct. 10, 2013
MIAMI, Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --MegaTV, the television network owned by
Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS) (Nasdaq:SBSA), is announcing that the
National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, through its Suncoast
chapter, has honored our station with two Emmy® nominations in the field of
special programs, for the "Big Band Nunez" and "Elain Volando Alto" "Mega
Especiales" based on the music and career of singer/songwriters Pavel Nunez
Mega Especiales is an initiative headed by channel executives Maria Isabel
Montoya (Director of Creative Services and On-Air Promotions. Winner of 15
Suncoast Chapter Emmys and multiple nominations for On-Air Promotions, Image
Campaigns, Entertainment Programs & PSA's) and Euridice Ventura (VP for
Affiliates and Marketing at SBS. Winner of 3 Suncoast Chapter Emmys and
multiple nominations for Special Programs).
In recognition of television excellence, MegaTV has been nominated for 2013
Regional Emmy® Awards. The nominations were announced by the Suncoast Chapter
of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences on October 9^th. The
awards ceremony will take place on Saturday, November 23^rd.
Maria Isabel Montoya, Director of Creative Services and "On-Air Promotions"
for MegaTV remarked: "I am proud to lead and be part of a team of creative
professionals who always go for talent, excellence and quality, which is
reflected by these Mega Specials for which we have received these Emmy
The nominee team that took part in the production of these "Mega Especiales",
as well as singer/songwriters Pavel Nunez and Elain express their appreciation
for this honor and celebrate these nominations for the 2013 Emmy® awards.
Euridice Ventura, VP for Affiliates and Marketing at SBS noted: "Mega
Especiales is the combination of two worlds that I love, TV and music. And
with these nominations we are once again confirming that this is a formula
that generates unique quality content for Hispanic television in the United
The Suncoast Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
is made up of Spanish and English language stations, professionals and
students of television from all over Florida, as well as Louisiana; Mobile,
Alabama; Thomasville, Georgia; and Puerto Rico.
This way, MegaTV continues to position itself as one of the Hispanic channels
with the greatest stature in terms of creativity, originality and quality
MegaTV: Channel 22 in Miami, Channel 9.2 Orlando, Channel 55 Houston, TX,
Channel 169 of DIRECTV in Puerto Rico. Channel 405 of DIRECTV in the main
cities of the United States, Channel 25 in Dallas, Texas, Verizon Fios,
Channel 466 in Tampa, FL, Verizon Fios, Channel 466 in NY, NJ and Greenwich,
CT in Verizon Fios, Verizon Fios Channel 473 in Los Angeles, CA and Channel
3008 of AT&T U-verse in the main cities of the United States.
About Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.:
The Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. is the world's largest media and
entertainment company in the United States publicly controlled by Hispanics.
SBS is the owner and/or operator of 21 radio stations located in the main
Hispanic U.S. markets in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, San Francisco
and Puerto Rico, including the first Spanish language radio station in the
United States, WSKQ-FM in New York City, as well as 4 of the 8 most tuned-into
radio stations broadcasting genre programming in Tropical, Mexican Regional
and Adult Contemporary formats, in Spanish and urban format. SBS is also the
owner and operator of MegaTV, a television station serving the markets of
South Florida and Puerto Rico, with national distribution via DIRECTV Mas
(Channel 405) and other affiliates. SBS also produces live concerts and
events throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. In addition, the company
operates www.lamusica.com, a bilingual Internet portal providing Latin music
content, entertainment, news and culture. The company's corporate website is
at: www.spanishbroadcasting.comwww.mega.tv .
Contact: Vladimir Gomez, Big Time Media/SBS-MEGATV, firstname.lastname@example.org,
(786) 510-8841, @VladyGomez, @BigTimeMedia
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