SACRAMENTO, CA – July 01, 2019 – Adolfo Segura will leave his current role as Vice President of News for Telemundo 60 in San Antonio (KVDA) to become the new Vice President of News for Telemundo 33 / KCSO and Telemundo 51 Fresno / KNSO, effective July 22. In his new role, he will be responsible for overseeing the stations’ newsrooms, including all multi-platform news operations and performance. Segura will report directly to Jose Suarez, President and General Manager of the Telemundo stations in Fresno, Sacramento and Utah.
“I’m excited to team up with Adolfo to strengthen and build multi-platform news organizations that will super serve our Hispanic and bilingual audiences in Northern California,” said Suarez. “Adolfo is an experienced newsroom leader, a great journalist and a skilled storyteller. His unique abilities coupled with his extensive familiarity with Telemundo stations’ journalistic excellence makes him the perfect person to lead our Fresno/Sacramento news operations. I look forward to seeing what he and our teams will accomplish together.”
An Emmy® Award-winning news professional, Segura joins KCSO and KNSO after he served as Vice President of News for KVDA for the past six years. While at KVDA, he spearheaded the launch of several new newscasts across multiple time periods, and also oversaw the launch of KVDA’s first border news bureau; a first for the San Antonio DMA. Before this, Segura held other newsroom roles at Univision and Telemundo. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Nevada. He will be relocating to Sacramento.
About Telemundo 33
Telemundo 33 / KCSO is Telemundo’s local television station serving the Spanish-speaking audiences in Sacramento. Owned by NBCUniversal, Telemundo 33 delivers local breaking news, weather, entertainment and sports programming, including the world-class programming produced by Telemundo Network. Telemundo 33’s local news and information can be accessed by viewers across all platforms, including online at Telemundo33.com and via the station’s dedicated app “Telemundo Utah”.
About Telemundo 51 Fresno
Telemundo 51 Fresno / KNSO is Telemundo’s local television station serving the Spanish-speaking audiences throughout Fresno. Owned by NBCUniversal, Telemundo 51 delivers local breaking news, weather, entertainment and sports programming, including the world-class programming produced by Telemundo Network.