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CBS Names New VP of News Services Deadline

CBS News has announced a key executive appointment. Deadline.com reports that the division filled the position of vice president, News Services, naming Kurt Davis to the post.

“Davis will lead CBS News’ satellite newsgathering organization, which provides news and information to 200 CBS affiliates as well as to broadcasters around the world,” the story reports. “The appointment is effective immediately, and he will be based in New York.”

Davis has spent 10 years as executive news director for CBS affiliate KENS-TV in San Antonio, Texas.