Que Tal America
Interview by Sergio Rinaldi
New York, 2012
“Azteca América is an American Spanish-language broadcasttelevision network that is owned by the Azteca International Corporation subsidiary of TV Azteca.
Headquartered in the Los Angeles suburb of Glendale, California, the network’s programming is aimed at Hispanic and Latino Americans in the United States and has access to programming from TV Azteca’s three television national networks in Mexico, including a library with over 200,000 hours of original programming and news content from local bureaus in 32 Mexican states. Its programming consists of a mix of telenovelas, Liga MX matches, sports, news programming, and reality and variety series.
Azteca is available on cable and satellite television (primarily carried on dedicated Spanish language programming tiers, except in some markets with an over-the-air affiliate), with local stations in over 60 markets with large Hispanic and Latino populations (reaching 89% of the Hispanic population in the U.S. The network’s flagship station KAZA-TV in Los Angeles is the highest-rated station in Azteca’s portfolio.
President and CEO Manuel Abud has spearheaded the company since March 3, 2014.” (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Azteca_América)