Jeff Apodaca | Read Bio
Vice President, General Manager
Jeff Apodaca is Vice President and General Manager of Entravision Television and Radio properties in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
In his role, Mr. Apodaca is responsible for overseeing Entravision's television & radio stations KLUZ-TV CH.
41 (Univision New Mexico), KTFQ-TV CH.
14 (TeleFutura New Mexico), radio stations José KRZY
105.9 FM and ESPN Deportes KRZY 1450 AM.
Mr. Apodaca, who joined Entravision from Univision Inc.
& Tribune Inc.
, has held this position since June of 2010.
"Jeff brings extensive experience in managing integrated media properties for both English- and Spanish-language platforms, and he'll be a great asset to the New Mexico team," said Philip Wilkinson, President and Chief Operating Officer of Entravision.
This vibrant market presents tremendous opportunity for Entravision leading television and radio properties and growing digital platforms," said Mr. Apodaca
"I'm looking forward to my new role and believe that my background and experience in building top rated integrated media platforms will allow me to make immediate contributions to the team."
Prior to joining Entravision, Mr. Apodaca was Director of Interactive Strategy & Partnerships at Tribune, where he managed Los Angeles and West Coast Interactive Sales, Business Development Partnerships and Integrated Platforms.
Prior to Tribune, he was Vice President of Integrated & Digital Strategy for Univision, the leading Spanish-language media company in the United States
Mr. Apodaca has also held senior positions at AOL, Excite Network, and CBS Television Network both in NY and LA before returning back to New Mexico.
Mr. Apodaca started his broadcasting career in Albuquerque with KOB-TV.
holds a Communications and Broadcasting degree from the University of New Mexico
also lettered in Football.
grew up in Santa Fe, New Mexico where he
still has family and friends keeping very close ties.
A Cancer Survivor, Apodaca
spent 1983 as the American Cancer Societies National Spokesperson and continues to work with children fighting Cancer.
In 1999 Apodaca founded the Jeff Apodaca, Celebrations of Life Fund, which has raised over $1 million dollars, benefiting Cancer Survivors and opening the Jeff Apodaca Multi Media Center at the Children's Hospital of New Mexico where Apodaca was treated for his rare sarcoma from 1979-1980.