April 4, 2012


Bikini Destinations is a perfect balance between physical and natural beauty,
presenting captivating swimsuit models in some of the most alluring scenery on earth
Cannes, France (MIPTV) – Venevision International, a global entertainment company of the Cisneros Group of Companies, is presenting the sizzling hot variety show “Bikini Destinations” as a highlight of its programming proposal for MIPTV 2012, which is currently taking place at the Palais des Festivals in the magnificent city of Cannes, France.
“We are fascinated with ‘Bikini Destinations’ due to its universal appeal, capturing the exotic beauty of international models and the fascinating charm of some of the most striking locations from around the globe; it’s the best of both worlds… all in one program,” stated Cesar Diaz, Vice President of Sales of Venevision International, which is commercializing the series in all of Ibero-America and the U.S. Hispanic market.  “Bikini Destinations” comes to Venevision International as a result of a recent deal with the Hollywood-based television production and distribution company Mance Media.
“It’s exciting to have Venevision International on board with their vast experience and expertise in the world’s Spanish-speaking territories and markets,” stated Matthew Mancinelli, CEO of Mance Media, who is also attending MIPTV.  “I’m sure this astonishing series will be a great attraction and success during this international market, especially among Venevision International’s vast clientele.”
“Bikini Destinations” is a perfect balance between physical and natural beauty, presenting startling swimsuit models at some of the most alluring locations on earth, all captured in cinematic High-Definition splendor.  Production crews traveled to the most exotic and remote locations on the planet, capturing amazing voluptuous beauty against extraordinary natural backdrops.  A truly amazing series.
In addition to “Bikini Destinations,” Venevision International comes to MIPTV 2012 armed with a vast programming proposal that consists of an array of passionate telenovelas, such as “El Talisman” [The Talisman], “Corazon Apasionado” [Passions of the Heart] and “Natalia de Mar” [Natalia], as well as beauty pageants, a diverse selection of formats, educational and comical series, reality clips, and captivating documentaries.
Venevision International is represented at MIPTV by Manuel Perez, Vice President & CFO; Miguel Somoza, Regional Sales Director; Daniel Rodriguez, Sales Director for Latin America; Cristobal Ponte, Exclusive Independent Representative for Europe, Africa & Middle East; and Juan Julio Baena, President of Vision Europa and the company’s exclusive representative in Spain; in addition to Mr. Diaz.  Venevision International is located at Stand 14.02 at the Palais des Festivals.
ABOUT VENEVISION INTERNATIONAL: Venevision International, part of the Cisneros Group of Companies, is a global entertainment company with more than 35 years in the market and whose projects are part of the business development strategy implemented by Miguel Dvorak, President and COO of the Cisneros Group of Companies. Venevision International distributes television programming to more than 104 countries in more than 20 languages, representing the products of Venevision Productions, the largest independent producer of Spanish-language programming in the United States, and Venevision, the leading broadcaster in Venezuela, in addition to catalogues of other key independent producers. The company also distributes original Spanish-language films in the United States and the Caribbean via Pay-Per-View (PPV), Video-On-Demand (VOD), home video (DVD), cable, satellite and broadcast television. Furthermore, Venevision International does business in the international arenas of music, with its publishing company Venevision International Publishing and its record labels VeneMusic and Siente Music, and mobile entertainment and Internet through its business units RedMas and Venevision Mobile.