Director, Network News Operations
NBC Universal Telemundo
Jeffrey Liebman is the Director of Network News Operations at Telemundo Network Liebman began his television career working at sea for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines as a videographer and audio-visual specialist, managing their on-board entertainment systems. He moved to land in 1993 working as a field producer and satellite coordinator for WSVN-TV in Miami, FL. In 1996 he became News Operations Manager for WTVJ-TV, Miami, FL and part of the team that moved the station into a new facility, that became first local duopoly NBC-Telemundo (WTVJ-WSCV) TV station in their respective groups. In 2001, NBC shifted him to WNBC, as their News Operations Manager, managing their photography team, and fleet of microwave, satellite trucks, and helicopter. In 2005 he moved to the Midwest with his family, to become News Operations Manager at WDIV-TV, the Graham Media Television Station in Detroit, MI. While in Detroit, Jeff covered 2 Detroit Tigers World Series runs, 3 NHL Stanley Cups, and the largest municipal bankruptcy in the history of the U.S. In 2014 Jeff re-joined NBC Universal as Director of Network News Operations for the Telemundo Network, joining a team that was recognized with a national Emmy for immigration specials, and managing the technical needs of their 6 worldwide bureaus, and photographer team. He has been at the forefront of the network news teams’ breaking news coverage and has coordinated Telemundo’s extensive political coverage, including this year’s virtual conventions and upcoming 2020 Presidential election.