With Michael Mischler and John Wentworth having previously announced they are each retiring from their posts as chief of marketing and chief of corporate communications, respectively, at CBS’ domestic syndication division, the hunt has been on to replace them.
On Thursday, CBS Television Distribution (CTD) announced that they had filled both roles with company outsiders: Mary Beth McAdaragh will replace Mischler, and Scott Grogin will replace Wentworth, Deadline.com reports. Officially, McAdaragh will become Executive Vice President of Marketing, and Grogin will become Executive Vice President of Communications.
Currently an independent marketing consultant, prior to that McAdaragh “served as Senior Vice President of Affiliate Relations for MyNetworkTV,” Deadline says, adding that she was also previously a “President of Marketing at NBC Universal Television Distribution.”
As for Grogin, Deadline notes that he joins CTD from “Fox Networks Group, where he most recently served as Senior Vice President of Communications. Grogin joined Fox in 2000 as Vice President of Corporate Communications for Fox Broadcasting….”
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