Julio Soria was recently appointed general manager of National Life’s South Florida agency. Before joining National Life, he worked with Mass Mutual as agency director for South Florida. As general manager, Soria will lead market development and agent recruiting in South Florida for the insurance company. He is an active member of the PR Hispanic Chamber of Palm Beach, ALPHA, the Hispanic Chamber of Palm Beach, Broward Chamber and the American Cancer Society.
Viacom International Media Networks The Americas has named Hector Almaguer vice president and general counsel. In this role, he will ahve commercial and legal responsibilities for MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and Vh1, among others. Before joining VIMN THe Americas, Almaguer was senior vice president of business and legal affairs for Universal Music Latin America.