Univision Names Chief Marketing Officer


Univision Communications Inc. promoted Maryam Banikarim to chief marketing officer, a newly created position.

Banikarim, previously senior vice president of strategic marketing at Univision Networks, will be responsible for coordinating the marketing of the company’s television, radio, music and online operations.

Banikarim -- who joined the company in 2002 after providing consulting services to clients such as Time Warner Inc., Deutsche Bank AG and Bacardi Ltd. -- will report to Univision president and chief operating officer Ray Rodriguez.