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Person to Lead CBS Stations’ Digital Media Group

Jan 5, 2006  •  Post A Comment

Darren Person has been named to the newly created role of chief technology officer for the CBS Television Stations Digital Media Group. He will oversee the technical operations and expansion of the 39-station group’s digital content publishing and distribution. Mr. Person will be based in New York and will report to Jonathan Leess, president of the division.

He most recently was at Lifetime Entertainment, where he headed the new media/interactive team.

“Darren brings to our group extensive experience in not only new media but television as well, having worked at both USA Networks and Lifetime in similar integrated capacities,” said Mr. Leess. “He fully realizes the potential of our Always On initiative, and has a firm grasp of the challenges and endless opportunities that await the new media industry.”