WarnerMedia Latin America introduced the departures of veteran execs Luis F. Peraza, who’s President of Networks for HBO Latin America, and Roberto Rios, who serves as Corporate Vice President of Original Production for HBO Latin America. The duo will probably be leaving the corporate within the latter half of February.
Peraza was on the workforce that based HBO Latin America and launched the service. He is chargeable for the event of the primary premium native content material out there. During his tenure, Peraza oversaw the manufacturing of extra unique content material at HBO Latin America than another premium leisure subscription-based service within the area.
“Luis is an business big who helped form the Latin American media enterprise,” stated Whit Richardson, President, WarnerMedia Latin America. “We are deeply grateful for his management and his imaginative and prescient to convey HBO to the best ranges of recognition in our area.”
Peraza stated, “I’m very proud to have helped launch the service 30 years in the past and formed it to its present state…I’m grateful to so many gifted co-workers and colleagues who’ve joined on this enterprise. I want them the easiest in persevering with to place our firm and our model as a favourite within the area.”
Rios joined HBO in 1994 as a programming government. He was the primary worker in Brazil, the place he helped launch the corporate. Rios went on to turn into head of Original Production, creating content material aired by way of the HBO and Cinemax alerts all through the world. Over the previous 27 years, Rios additionally managed the acquisition of broadcasting rights for 1000’s of movies and packages.
“Beto has helped HBO obtain many firsts in our area,” stated Tomás Yankelevich, Chief Content Officer, GE, WarnerMedia Latin America. “He has laid the groundwork for our firm…and we need to acknowledge his ardour and dedication to the regional manufacturing in Latin America. We want him all the very best in his subsequent section and hope we will proceed to collaborate collectively in future tasks.
“By offering the area the place artistic minds might show contemporary concepts, develop new codecs and take artistic dangers to construct tales that hook up with the viewers within the area,” stated Rios, “I wished to create an atmosphere the place high quality and artistic freedom served as a magnet for expertise. I really feel very lucky to have helped HBO make a distinction within the Latin American business, and can treasure these tales ceaselessly.”