All posts by Brian Steinberg

NBCUniversal Sets Ad-Sales Shakeup

NBCUniversal said it would rejigger the executive team overseeing its advertising sales, elevating two executives and parting ways with two others as traditional media sellers grapple with new demands from a Madison Avenue increasingly focused on buying broader packages of commercial time across many different outlets. Laura Molen and Mark Marshall were each named a […]

CBS News Launches Streaming-Video Morning Program

TV’s morning-news wars have a new competitor. CBS News, which already produces “CBS This Morning,” unveiled “CBSN AM,” a one-hour morning program built for its CBSN streaming-video hub. The program. anchored by Anne-Marie Green and Vladimir Duthiers, launched today. The show will stream between 7 a.m. and 8 a.m. eastern. Green will anchor the full […]

Joanna Coles, Hearst Magazines Veteran, Joins CBS News (EXCLUSIVE)

Joanna Coles, the veteran magazine editor and former chief content officer of Hearst Magazines, is coming aboard “CBS This Morning” as a creative adviser. CBS News President David Rhodes announced the news to staffers Thursday. Coles’ role will be part time. “Initially, Joanna will be engaged with the CBS This Morning team and will weigh […]

Dana McClintock Named Chief Communications Officer, CBS

Dana McClintock, a longtime CBS communications executive, was named the company’s executive vice president and chief communications officer, giving the company an experienced hand in a new role as it works its way through high scrutiny after recent disclosures about its former CEO, Leslie Moonves. McClintock succeeds Gil Schwartz, who recently announced he would be […]

Fox News Unveils Long-Form Programs for Fox Nation Streaming Service

The population of Fox Nation is growing. The Fox News subscription-based service will feature multiple long-form and documentary series, the 21st Century Fox-owned outlet said Tuesday, including what it billed as an offering of “patriotic specials.” The service is slated to debut in the fourth quarter. A price has yet to be unveiled. Offerings will […]

After Two Delays, CBS Sets December 11 for Annual Meeting

After two previous delays, CBS Corp. has set December 11 for the company’s annual meeting, a potential hint that the corporation feels investigations into its corporate culture and behavior under former CEO Leslie Moonves may near their end by that time. CBS announced the new date for the meeting Tuesday in a filing with the […]