MTV Latin America ups Juan Carlos Acosta
TV vet brought teen telenovela to NickelodeonMEXICO CITY -- MTV Networks Latin America has upped CFO Juan Carlos Acosta to senior vp and executive in charge of production.
Acosta will continue to serve as network CFO as he juggles a new management role with the additional responsibility of overseeing co-productions for MTV, VH1, Nickelodeon and Nick Jr. He will report to Scott McBride, executive vp and chief operating officer.
Acosta was instrumental in the planning and development of "Isa TKM," Nickelodeon's first teen telenovela in the region.
Prior to joining MTV Networks, he held positions at Disney, MGM and NBCU/Telemundo.