Posts Tagged ‘InfoMas’

InfoMás gets a new set…

Last week brought a new set for Tampa market 24-hr news channel, Bay News 9. However, right across the hall, Spanish language sister station, InfoMás also received a new set as well.

The new casa for InfoMás is smaller than it’s big sister, BN9 but contains the same technology and dynamic background. The new set, built by Park Place Studios, in “Studio B” was built especially for InfoMás but will also serve as a back-up studio for BN9 and Orlando sister stations News 13 and BHSN if needed. InfoMás serves the Tampa and Orlando media markets, with one combined news, weather and sportscast.

Graphics, logo, music and branding stays the same.

Check out the screen caps below

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11 2015

Ybeth Bruzual calls out Gov. Rick Scott…

(from HuffingtonPost.com) – Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) has spent $13.5 million on reelection ads for television, most of it in Central Florida.

But that doesn’t mean he wants to talk on television — and one Orlando news anchor is seriously over it. News 13’s Ybeth Bruzual spent nearly two minutes of air time calling out Scott for dodging her and her show, “Political Connections.”

Bruzual said Florida’s other major gubernatorial candidates including Charlie Crist (D) have appeared on “Political Connections,” but Scott’s campaign had repeatedly declined to commit to an appearance. Then, she said, his staff reached out and requested to appear on News 13’s Spanish language sister station InfoMás to discuss his Hispanic outreach program.

InfoMás initially agreed to the interview, but everything fell apart when producers informed Scott’s staff that Bruzual would conduct the interview and it would appear across all of the platforms owned by parent company Brighthouse Cable, including News 13 and a station in Tampa Bay….Cont….

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06 2014

Alan Mason named as VP/GM at Bright House FL…

(edited from BradentonHerald.com) – Bright House Networks has named Alan Mason vice president/general manager of news and local programming.

Mason will provide oversight and strategic guidance for Bright House Networks 24-hour local news channels — Bay News 9 and News 13 — as well as Bright House Sports Network, Local on Demand and InfoMas beginning Dec. 30.

Mason comes from VP/GM at Time Warner’s News 14 Carolina.

Bay News 9 and News 13 are among the country’s top-rated 24-hour local news channels. Bright House Networks owns and operates Bay News 9, News 13, Bright House Sports Network, and InfoMas. (full story from BradentonHerald.com)

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11 2013

Central Florida News 13 goes HD…

Orlando’s cable-only 24h news channel Central Florida News 13 began broadcasting their newscasts in high-defininition (16×9 format) today. The station had a new master control system installed, and unveiled a slightly tweaked graphics package.

CFN13 follows Tampa market sister stations Bay News 9 and InfoMás, who began broadcasting in HD on October 20th.

CHECK OUT THE NEW CHANGES HERE

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11 2011

Bay News 9 & InfoMás go high-def…

Tampa’s cable-only 24h news channels Bay News 9 and Spanish language InfoMás began broadcasting their newscasts in high-definition, 16×9 format. Along with the new wide screen format, Bay News 9 introduced a slightly different graphics package.

Florida News Center hears that Orlando cable-only sister station, Central Florida News 13 is currently installing a new master control system and will eventually broadcast in 16×9 as well. Stay tuned.                      CHECK OUT THE NEW CHANGES HERE

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10 2011