Univision Radio Announces New Morning Show For La Jefa 105.1 FM

01/08/07 . Rosemary Mercedes

Albuquerque, NM — Univision Radio, a division of Univision Communications Inc. (NYSE: UVN) and the leading Spanish-language radio broadcaster in the United States, today announced that KJFA La Jefa 105.1 FM welcomes the show ìPiolÌn por La MaÒana.î  Broadcasting in more than 17 markets across the U.S., ìPiolÌn por La MaÒana,î led by Eduardo ìPiolinî Sotelo, takes great care and pride in delivering the highest level of quality in entertainment, news and community service.  The debut is scheduled for Thursday, January 11 from 5 a.m. to 12 noon.  ìPiolÌn por La MaÒanaî will air regularly from Monday through Friday 5 a.m. to 12 noon and Saturdays 6 a.m. to 11 a.m.

ìPiolÌn por La MaÒanaísî philosophy of putting the audience first has earned the show the top ranking spot for morning shows in Los Angeles and its now 17 syndicated markets make it the number one show in the country.  Recently featured in the February issue of People en EspaÒol magazine, Eduardo ìPiolinî Sotelo was born in Ocotl·n, Jalisco, Mexico.  At a young age he was given the nickname ìPiolÌnî (Tweety Birdî in Spanish) because of his big lips, big eyes and short stature.

Univision Radio New Mexico, Vice President and General Manager, Chuck Morgan stated, ìWe are thrilled to have a talent of PiolÌnís stature as part of the La Jefaís air staff.  We are excited to provide the people of Albuquerque with even more quality entertainment from one of the greatest on air talents in the country.î

La Jefa 105.1FM plays a combination of traditional songs from Mexicoís northern regions that are familiar to Mexicans living in New Mexico.

Univision Communications Inc. is the premier Spanish-language media company in the United States.  Its operations include Univision Network, the most-watched Spanish-language broadcast television network in the U.S. reaching 99% of U.S. Hispanic Households; TeleFutura Network, a general-interest Spanish-language broadcast television network, which was launched in 2002 and now reaches 87% of U.S. Hispanic Households; GalavisiÛn, the countryís leading Spanish-language cable network; Univision Television Group, which owns and operates 62 television stations in major U.S. Hispanic markets and Puerto Rico; Univision Radio, the leading Spanish-language radio group which owns and/or operates 69 radio stations in 16 of the top 25 U.S. Hispanic markets and 4 stations in Puerto Rico; Univision Music Group, which includes Univision Records, Fonovisa Records, La Calle Records and Mexico-based Disa Records as well as Fonomusic and America Musical Publishing companies; and Univision Online, the premier Spanish-language Internet destination in the U.S. located at www.univision.com.  Univision Communications also has a 50% interest in TuTv, a joint venture formed to broadcast Televisaís pay television channels in the U.S., and a non-voting 14.9% interest in Entravision Communications Corporation, a public Spanish-language media company. Univision Communications is headquartered in Los Angeles with television network operations in Miami and television and radio stations and sales offices in major cities throughout the United States.

For more information, please visit www.univision.net.

Contact: Lucy M. Barela
Univision Radio New Mexico Inc.
505-254-7118

 

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