Jose Valle is president of Political & Advocacy Group Sales for Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving Hispanic America. In this role, Valle oversees UCI’s political advertising sales to advocacy groups, trade associations and campaigns.
Valle, a veteran media executive, most recently served as president of Univision Radio where he oversaw the expanding portfolio and operations for Univision Radio. He previously served as vice president and general manager of Univision Radio Los Angeles, overseeing the Company’s radio station cluster in the LA market, which includes KLVE-FM, KSCA-FM, KTNQ-AM and KRCD/KRCV-FM.
Prior to UCI, he served as president and general manager of Telemundo’s flagship station KVEA as well as overseeing operations for Spanish-language independent KWHY station in Los Angeles. Before that position, Valle served as vice president and general manager of KXTX/Dallas for six years where he played a key role in the consolidation and integration of operations with the NBC owned and operated station, KXAS.
Earlier in his career, Valle served as vice president and general manager of various radio stations, including Univision Radio precursor Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation’s Las Vegas three-station cluster; Dallas-Fort Worth’s seven-station, four-format cluster; and was involved with the acquisition and flip of KLNO: Marconi Award Station of the Year and HBC Station of the Year honoree.
Valle has been recognized by The Hollywood Reporter in the magazine’s Top 25 Latinos in Entertainment; has appeared in Billboard’s Power 100 and Latin Power Players; Radio Ink Magazine has named him Executive of the Year and listed him in the magazine’s 40 Most Powerful People in Radio. He is a Member of the National Association of Broadcasters Joint Board of Directors and sits on the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Radio Board.