New York, NY — Univision Communications Inc., the leading Spanish Language network in the U.S., announced this week two new hires. Laura Molen has been appointed executive vice president of Network Sales, and Jeff Browning has been appointed senior vice president for Network Sales.
Before joining Univision as senior vice president of Network Sales, Molen was senior vice president, Strategic Partnerships for VH1 Ad Sales and Marketing at MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom. In that role, she led the network’s sales organization into cross-platform solutions and spearheaded strategies to bring advertisers into original programming. Molen will remain based in New York and will report to David Lawenda, president of Advertising Sales and Marketing at Univision Communications, Inc.
Browning, who is based in New York, will assume his new responsibilities effective immediately and will report to Laura Molen, EVP, Network Sales. Last August, Browning was named senior vice president of News Sales and Strategy. He will retain those duties in addition to his new post where he will help lead a national team of sales professionals developing innovative advertising and marketing solutions for the Univision, TeleFutura and Galavisión networks.