Warner Channel Latin America taps Duran

Industry veteran named general manager

MEXICO CITY -- Industry veteran Alfredo Duran has been named senior vp branded services and general manager of Warner Channel Latin America.

Jeffrey Schlesinger, president of Warner Bros. International Television, said Duran will be based in Miami and report to Malcolm Dudley-Smith, executive vp sales and business development for Canada, Latin America and Asia.

Duran previously was executive vp at E! Entertainment Television Latin America and won a local Emmy for producing the television magazine program "Exito TV" in Miami.