América CV Network

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América CV Network
Type Spanish Broadcast Television Network
Country United States
Availability Puerto Rico, Miami and New York
Founded

2007
by Omar Romay, Alejandro Burillo Azcarraga, Carlos Barba

station_slogan =
Owner Sherjan Broadcasting: 50%
Caribevision Holdings (Caribevision): 50%
(through América CV Network, LLC)
Key people
Maule Gonzalez,
Omar Romay
Dissolved 2012
Former names
CaribeVisión
CV Network
Official website
www.americacv.com
Replaced by MundoFox

América CV Network is a Spanish television network in the United States, created as a result of the joint venture agreement of the CV Network which was a Spanish-language television network & the América TeVé Spanish-language television station in Miami. CV Network launched in 2007 with owned and operated stations in New York City, Chicago, Miami, and San Juan until November 2009. CV Network and its related owned and operated stations as well as America TeVe's Channel 41, were brought under the common ownership and management of a new entity called America CV Network and its sister company America CV Station Group. The America CV name is a play on America TeVe and CV Network. Ownership of America CV Network is shared on a 50/50 basis between America Teve, which was the prior owner of WJAN-CD and the CV Network group, which consists of Barba TV Group, and Pegaso Television, which itself is a subsidiary of Mediaset a Spanish broadcasting firm Mediaset España Comunicación. Both broadcasting companies added their additional programming content to the network's existing programming. On July 31, 2012, the four stations contributed by CV to the joint venture took affiliation with MundoFox, which soft-launched the day after, with the official launch coming August 13. The fifth station, Miami's Channel 41, remained independent. In January 2013, WFUN (also Miami), left the Mundo Fox affiliation, and launched Teveo, a news channel directed at the Spanish-speaking community in Miami.

Currently, the joint venture partners, that is the CV Group and America Teve are in litigation, with leading media lawyer Marcell Felipe and his team representing the CV Group. The case is pending in Miami Dade County.

Former affiliates[edit]