New TV network Azteca America has named Peter Chrisanthopoulos as president and chief operating officer. His responsibilities also embrace Azteca’s affiliate Spot Sales and Marketing.

Chrisanthopoulos leaves MindShare North America, where he was president for national broadcast and programming.

His new role gives him responsibility over spot advertising sales and marketing for the network, as well as the creation of new initiatives for local and national advertisers.

News source: New York Times