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ESPN Veteran Takes Key Post With CBS Sports SportsNewser

ESPN veteran David Berson has been hired by CBS Sports as executive vice president of CBS Sports and president of CBS College Sports Network, reports SportsNewser.com.

In a statement, Sean McManus, CBS News & Sports president, said, “David’s fresh perspective and distinguished record of success will be a tremendous asset to CBS Sports’ industry-leading portfolio. He has expertise across the many disciplines of sports media and has launched the kind of collegiate sports programming channels that will help CBS College Sports achieve even greater success.”

Berson was previously at ESPN as executive vice president of programming planning and strategy.