CNN en Español, the Spanish-language news cable network leader for the past 15 years in Latin America and the United States, will partner with Stardome Radio Networks, it was announced today by Cynthia Hudson-Fernández, Senior Vice President and General Manager of CNN en Español and Hispanic strategy for CNN/U.S. The partnership will allow Stardome Radio Networks to initially distribute the CNN en Español Radio Network daily and hourly news briefs, Ahoras, to 85 radio stations throughout top U.S. markets such as New York, Los Angeles, Miami, San Antonio, Dallas, and Washington D.C. CNN en Español’s radio network Ahoras is currently distributed on 12 radio stations located in the northeast and southeast of the U.S. By joining forces with Stardome the syndicated radio news briefs will be heard on over 85 radio stations across the U.S. including several key and emerging Hispanic markets.
“This partnership reinforces our commitment to the US Hispanic Market and represents an expansion of the reach of CNN en Espanol’s radio listenership in the U.S. So now, our unique content, news coverage and the voices of some of the network’s main anchors such as Fernando del Rincon, Lucia Navarro, Xavier Serbia, Gabriela Frias, Elizabeth Perez, Mercedes Soler and Camilo Egaña will be heard throughout the U.S. Hispanic radio market,” said Hudson.
“Today, we welcome into the Stardome family the most celebrated name in news, CNN en Español,” said Anthony Hernandez, Managing Director and CEO of Stardome Radio Networks. “We look forward to working with such a great team of news professionals and a renowned brand in journalism.”