Paris – Emilio Azcárraga Jean, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Grupo Televisa, will be honoured as the MIPCOM 2012 Personality of the Year. Azcárraga Jean will accept the award on October 10, during a gala dinner for industry executives at the Carlton Hotel in Cannes.

That same day, the Grupo Televisa Chariman will also give a keynote address in the Palais des Festival’s Grand Auditorium, as part of MIPCOM’s Media Mastermind series of presentations.