SMWMiami POSTPONED TO 2018
Regional Manager for Broadcast and Digital News , Univision
Sussy Ruiz is the Regional Manager for Broadcast and Digital News for Univision O&O stations. She is an award winning journalists with over 16 years of experience. In her current role she helps oversee consistency on editorial content, strategy, and news standards for 16 O&O Univision stations. Sussy is passionate and creative in news approach, production, and integration. She strongly believes in delivering viewers value and novelty to inspire loyalty regardless of the platform. Her responsibilities include integrating digital and social media strategy for local news, particularly during special coverages. In 2013, Ruiz received a News Excellence Lone Star Emmy Award as part of KXLN Univision 45’s team. Her tenure with Univision dates back to 2002 when as an Assignment Desk Manager contributed to growing the news department not only in size but in ratings. During her time as News Executive Producer in Univision Houston, Ruiz supervised editorial content for all station’s news platforms and worked with other departments in strategy, planning, and integration. She helped launch social media in Univision Dallas, and contributed to the growth of KXLN’s Univision Houston from 2012 to 2014.