Al Corral joined Napoli Management Group on September 2, 2008. As one of the most respected and well known news leaders in both English and Spanish-language television, Al is uniquely qualified to represent today's TV news on-air talent.
Al joined NMG after spending more than 25 years in the industry, including syndication, public television and Spanish language.
He launched his career and was a key member of the team that built one of the best news operations in the country, KTVU. He then joined KPIX in San Francisco, eventually becoming the News Director in 1994. Many of the on-air talent Al brought in successfully continue there to this day.
In 1997, Al came to Los Angeles as Executive Editor of Extra, a member of the leadership team charged with giving the show a newsier feel. Public service then called, in the form of the PBS flagship station, KCET, where he led the transformation of their primary news and talk program.
In 2000, Al was recruited as Vice President/News Director for the NBC-owned Telemundo duopoly, KVEA & KWHY. During his seven years at Telemundo, he built a highly successful team. Both on-air and off, Al shaped newscasts that rivaled both his Spanish and English language competition in ratings, critical praise and awards. Most importantly, his eye for finding strong anchors and reporters brought much recognition and success to the stations.
Al brings his news director talents to bear when it comes to identifying and nurturing talent. He coaches and develops his clients to realize their strengths and leverage them. He likes to say, "It's all about the three C's:" Confidence, Conversational, and Connecting.
At NMG, Al focuses on both Spanish and English-speaking news people. He brings to Napoli Management Group a real-world outlook on the fast-changing demands of TV news operations, close relationships with news managers nationwide and the savvy to successfully guide his clients toward their career goals.
To reach Al, contact:
Napoli Management Group
8844 West Olympic Boulevard, Suite 100
Beverly Hills, CA 90211