The person selected as interim General Manager for NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations’ Telemundo arm in the Phoenix and Tucson markets has just been bestowed the official title of President/GM for the Spanish-language network’s Arizona operations.
Formally accepting the role is Andrew Deschapelles, who joined Telemundo O&Os KTAZ-39 in Phoenix and KHRR-40 in Tucson in 2015 as VP/Sales.
Before that, Deschapelles served in various sales roles at Univision’s KTVW-33 in Phoenix. He began his career at Univision Communications as a Regional Account Manager in 1991.
“I am excited and honored to continue working with our outstanding and talented teams and together, achieve even greater levels of success,” said Deschapelles.
Deschapelles reports to Telemundo Station Group President Manuel Martinez.