Fran is a veteran television executive and content creator who has launched and managed large and complex projects, networks, award-winning shows, in Spanish, English and Arabic, all over the world. She makes the impossible, possible.
Fran works extensively in the US Hispanic and Latin American markets. She has worked for the Telemundo Network creating and launching signature programming, including the Blockbuster mega-hit “It happened like this.” She launched MGM Latin America’s Casa Club TV, creating and producing all their original series. As Director of Programming, she launched the first Spanish language 24-hour news network for both the US Hispanic and Latin American Markets. Mires produced a complex talent competition series for Estefan Television and Telemundo Network.
In Arabic, she helmed a division for the Middle East Broadcasting Networks, creating its blockbuster signature hit, airing in 22 Arab nations. A daily 3-hour live news and entertainment powerhouse from Dubai, Beirut, Cairo, Jerusalem and Washington D.C. She developed the Facebook page, now active with 3 million fans. Fran then created several other original award-winning series from Reality to Investigative to Documentary. Fran also co-developed 2 original series from Dubai in the Reality genre for UK producer Tony Wood, in Arabic and English.
Her career began in English, where she created original programming for NBC daytime, Fox Network, Sony Tristar, HGTV, Shine Ltd, and Hearst Entertainment & Syndication. She is now also involved in the OTT market, creating content tailored for broadcast and corporate Broadcast Management Group clients along with developing and producing original series.