ZGS Communications announced today that Raiza Iciarte has been named News Director of Telemundo Tampa effective immediately. In her new role, Iciarte will oversee the entire news operation for Telemundo Tampa, including the station’s nightly newscasts.
Iciarte began her career in her native Venezuela, before joining ZGS Communications. Within the ZGS television station group, she was the News Producer for Telemundo Tampa as well as Telemundo Orlando. She has also served as Interim News Director for both stations on various occasions. Her editorial style as well as her commitment to localism and community news have garnered number one positions across several demos in both markets.
“We are extremely excited to have Raiza lead Telenoticias Tampa. She is focused on delivering news that is relevant and empowering to our Tampa Bay Hispanic community,” said Jayme Ribeiro Neto, General Manager for Telemundo Tampa.