David Salazar and Francisco Salazar are the co-creators of OperaWire, an international online publication dedicated to covering news from around the opera world. Forbes called OperaWire a "leading industry publication."
Prior to creating OperaWire, the Salazars were entertainment reporters for Latin Post, where they interviewed major figures from across the entertainment industry including Anna Netrebko, Diana Damrau, Anita Rachvilishvili, Edgar Ramirez, Rolando Villazon, Guillermo del Toro, Oscar Isaac, and John Leguizamo, among others.
David, a violinist, holds a Masters in Media Management from Fordham University and double BA in Film Production and Journalism from Hofstra University. Francisco has an MS in Media Management from The New School and a BA in Film Production from Hofstra University.