Mexico’s media industry has many companies that promote dissemination of information to people. TV giants like TV Azteca and Televisa are the leading media companies in Mexico that have received criticism because of their nature. These media outlets are known to support the official government view instead of participating in critical investigative journalism. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega is the current Executive Chairman of the leading media company known as Grupo Televisa S.A. Further, Joaquim Lopez Doriga is the predecessor of the late newscaster of Televisa, Jacobo Zabludovsky.
The Other Media Companies
The media landscape in Mexico City that is dynamically growing is the magazine market. Besides leading companies like Nexos and Proceso, Gatopardo, Chilango, and Emeequis are emerging media groups in the magazine market. Proceso is a leading brand in cultural matters while Nexos is featured by good content. On the other hand, Gatopardo is concerned with in-depth stories related to crime and security matters. The magazine also features glossy photos, collector’s quality paper, and advertisements.
The leading magazines of Mexico City have a presence on online and legacy media outlets, for example, El Universal, a successful newspaper. El Universal also has many readers who use mobile devices and tablets to read news. Additionally, Animal Politico and SinEmbargo are independent media outlets that broadcast online news. Animal Politico is booming because of the increasing number of young people who are using social media platforms to engage in public political debates.
An Overview of Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega
Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega is the renowned distinguished Executive Vice president of Grupo Televisa, S.A. Before joining the top media company, Alfonso worked as the company’s Chief Financial Officer. Previously, Alfonso worked at the New York City based White & Case LLP where he became the famed founding partner of the leading law firms in Mexico including Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes, S.C.
Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega is a regular attendee of Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference annually, which features political, business, and cultural heavyweights. He is also a renowned philanthropist where he is chairman of Kardias’ Board of Trustees. Additionally, Alfonso has been a devoted member of the renowned American School Foundation’s board of trustees for the past five years.