Photo Alejandro Ronard Alem – Franco-Uruguayan Journalist and Producer. Also Associate Partner (minor) of EuropeSecurityNews.com ESN in France
ALEJANDRO RONARD ALEM (FRANCE-PARIS/URUGUAY-MONTEVIDEO)
Franco- Uruguayan Journalist and producer. Born in Uruguay, Alejandro Ronard Alem worked in France for TFI ( Television Channel) as assistant partner in ” Jeudi de l’ Informacion ” with Alain Denver, and ” Exterieur Nuit ” by Michel Cardoze .
Mr. Alem also worked as journalist with ” Le Monde Diplomatique ” and ” Les Editions La Découverte”
Paris correspondent of leading montevidean Radio Sarandi CX8 for the Broadcast ” En vivo y en directo”
Deputy Assistant of PDG – Paris Vision for the Development of Communication in
Latin America .
In Uruguay was a journalist in radio broadcasts specialized in political in CX36 Radio Centenario
Producer of TV broadcasts ” Aquí Francia” (“Here France”) and the soap opera “los Tes “ (“The Three) “, first national soap opera ever on Channel 5 TV (state TV channel).
Conducted and participated as journalist in several political and documentary information broadcasts.
Mr. Alejandro Ronard Alem is a member of the Advisory Council of the IUTT ( Technological Institute of the Workers ) in Monterrey, Mexico.
From November 2013 integrates ESN as Associate Partner in France , also as Contributor of ESN, with office based in Paris .
MALENA MARCHAN (CHILE/ECUADOR/USA)
Contributor of Bloggers of The Americas. Journalist, graduated with honors from the Catholic University in Santiago, Chile. Currently works as producer for UNIVISION, she also heads COTOPAXI COMMUNICATIONS, an independent production and media services company based in Miami. Also writes for EL NUEVO HERALD and is a producer for MARIA ELVIRA LIVE, a news and analysis television program broadcast all over the United States.
In 2008 UNIVISION NETWORK where she was part of the team that produced the entire 2008 presidential election coverage.
IN 2006 visited GUANTANAMO BAY DETENTION CENTER for special news coverage on the war on terror for Tiempos del Mundo newspaper.
Has worked for agence FRANCE PRESSE and NHK JAPANESE TELEVISION, in New York City as well as a correspondant for CHANNEL 13 from Chile.
From 2002-2005 worked for BBC WORLD SERVICE BUREAU in Miami and was stringer for RADIO FRANCE INTERNATIONAL.
In 2001 covered the WORLD TRADE CENTER bombings for VISTAZO MAGAZINE in Ecuador.
Iván Gerardo Cruz (Colombia -USA)
Ivan Gerardo Cruz, author and contributor of Bloggers of the Americas
Social Communicator and Journalist of the University of La Sabana. Graduated in written journalism in the University of Miami, with 17 years of experience as an editor and journalist for various printed media.
– Journalist Editor of the colombian newspaper El Tiempo, the largest newspaper in Colombia and correspondent of the same newspaper in Miami, USA.
– Journalist of the magazine “Cromos”
– Press Adviser/Consultant and expert on issues of public policy, war and human rights in Colombia
– Advisor of the Military Forces of Colombia
– Editor and reporter for the weekly Tiempos del Mundo (Times of the world) in Miami
– Editor and online producer for Terra Networks USA with headquarters in Miami
Africa Security News.- Victor Bjorgan
Victor Bjorgan – Publisher of AfricaSecurityNews. com
Born in Montevideo, Uruguay. Lives in Norway.
1982 to 1984 – Publisher & Editor of the weekly newspaper SOMOS IDEA.
1984 to 1994 Director og the ngo CIIDU focusing on development issues and social communication
1991-1002 Institutional Coordinator of the Social Investment Program PRIS of Uruguay
1992-1995 Director of the state television in Uruguay
1995-2002 Director of Consultora Datos-Gallup International Association in Montevideo, Consultant work for international agencies such as the United Nations Development Program UNDP, the Inter-American Development Bank IADB and the World Bank.
1996 to 2003 Marketing manager of the panamerican weekly publication Tiempos del Mundo in the office in Uruguay
2004-2007 Manager for Hemispheric Special Publications of the panamerican weekly magazine Tiempos del Mundo, based in Miami, United States. The weekly publication stops printing in 2007.
2007-to present President of BJORGAN CONSULTANTS INC. in Norway Active member of Amnesty International.
2013 – Founder and Publisher of AfricaSecurityNews.com