Marcel Vinay Sr.

Azteca swings to loss, drops Comarex deal

TV Azteca is ending its programme sales deal with distributor Comarex, and is understood to be taking content sales in-house. The news comes as the Mexican broadcaster reported disappointing full year results, registering a MXN$2 billion loss compared to a MXN$280 million (US$15.4 million) profit a year earlier. Azteca has a longstanding relationship with Comarex, […]

NATPE: Comarex names veteran as president

Mexican content distributor Comarex has named veteran sales executive Marcel Vinay Sr. as its new president. He joined the company on a full-time basis yesterday as NATPE got underway in Miami. Vinay Sr. was most recently VP of international sales at TV Azteca, and he will now work alongside his son, Marcel Vinay Jr., who […]