Vice President of News for WTVJ-Miami
Migdalia Figueroa was named vice president of News for WTVJ, the Miami NBC 0&0 Station, in March 2012. In this role Migdalia oversees news content and growth strategy in all platforms.
Migdalia came to WTVJ from Telemundo Station Group where she worked as senior vice president of content and brand for the Telemundo 0&0. In this role she had oversight of local branding at all stations as well as of the local newscasts’ performance. Previously, Migdalia was vice president of content at WSCV Telemundo 51. During her time at the station, she developed the morning show “Buenos Días” as well as the station’s first daily entertainment program “Acceso Total.” While at WSCV, Migdalia elevated the station’s newscasts to experience substantial ratings growth and maintain leadership positions against all stations in the Miami market, regardless of language.
A winner of five individual and one station regional Emmy award, Migdalia began her broadcast journalism career as a news producer for the Univision station in New York. She had previously served as executive producer of WLTV’s newscasts, executive producer for Univision Online and general producer of “El Show de Cristina” before joining Telemundo.