Longtime CBS executive Nancy Tellem has been named senior advisor to CBS Corp. CEO Leslie Moonves, reports B&C.
The move, which had been expected, will have Tellum overseeing new domestic and international corporate options for CBS, and spending less time on the daily chores at the CBS Network Television Entertainment Group.
In a statement, Moonves said, "She has been instrumental in the growth and success of CBS’s television business, helping to lead our network entertainment and television studio operations to great heights. She has been looking for a new challenge and is very passionate about this transformative time in our business."
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