Brian Stelter, of The New York Times, quotes Cesar Conde, an executive vice president at Univision, the Hispanic network, as saying: "...(since the switch) we have seen a significant reduction in the number of calls to our stations and a shift in the types of questions — from ‘How do I get a coupon?’ to ‘How do I install or rescan my converter box? '"
Stetler, Brian. "Switch to Digital TV Broadcasts Is a Work in Progress." New York Times, 17 June 2009: B4.
With all apologies to Mr. Stelter, but unless he is really well-known, the "authority' backing the reliability of this information is The New York Times itself, so another way of writing the first part would be:
The New York Times quotes Cesar Conde, an executive vice president at Univision, the Hispanic network, as saying......
(Note that it was published on the 17th, not 18th June).
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