Luis Patiño

Luis Patino

Luis Patiño is the senior vice president and general manager of Univision Local Media in Los Angeles, at Univision Communications Inc., the leading media company serving Hispanic America. Univision Local Media owns and/or operates 128 local television and radio stations in major U.S. Hispanic markets and Puerto Rico. In his role, Patiño is responsible for the day-to-day management of station operations, sales, news, marketing and promotions for Univision Los Angeles.

Prior to his current position, he served as senior vice president of Univision Television Group (UTG) where he led operations, sales, news, marketing and promotions for Univision’s owned and operated TV stations in San Francisco, Sacramento, Fresno, Bakersfield, Phoenix, Tucson, San Antonio and Austin. Earlier in his career, Patiño worked for Univision flagship stations in Los Angeles in several positions including national sales manager and local sales manager. Before joining Univision, he worked as National Sales Manager for Entravision Communications Co.

Patiño is the keynote speaker for the 2016 College of Business Administration and Public Policy commencement ceremony, Friday, May 20, 2:30 p.m.