TVNewser FishbowlDC AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote PRNewser SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Hugo Balta Joins WCBS-TV as Managing Editor

WCBS-TV News Director David Friend has announced that Hugo Balta is joining CBS2 News as Managing Editor.

For the last six years, Balta was Vice President of News at Telemundo’s New York station. Prior to that, he was a producer at WNBC and and a senior producer at MSNBC. Balta is also Vice President of Broadcasting for the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

Balta begins the new gig Tuesday, July 6th.

Mediabistro Course

Magazine Writing

Magazine WritingStarting September 4, learn how to get your work in top publications! You'll learn how to create captivating stories editors will want and readers will love, understand which magazines are right for your stories, craft compelling pitch letters, and more! You'll leave this class with two polished articles and corresponding pitch letters. Register now!