Carlos Tamez has been promoted to news director at KUVN, the Univision owned-and-operated station in Dallas.

Tamez, the executive producer of newscasts at KUVN, joined the station in 2003 as a producer. Prior to that, he was a producer at a station in Mexico City, according to Media Moves.

He replaces Martha Kattan, who left KUVN to be the news director at KXLN, the Univision station in Houston.