CBS CEO George Cheeks launched on Tuesday that Allison Brightman and Jeeun Kim, who at present co-lead Group Affairs for CBS Leisure and Studios, are growing their obligations to supervise Info and Stations, Athletics, and CBS Media Ventures.
Cheeks laid out their new roles in a memo to workforce, producing. “As government vice presidents and co-heads of Small enterprise Affairs for CBS, they may provide management, technique, steering and help to all our excellent B.A. teams. Actually associated to our centralized construction for Communications, Advertising and marketing and promoting and Finance, the divisional B.A. teams will report proper to Allison and Jeeun, whereas persevering with to carry out intently with their respective divisional leaders. Allison and Jeeun have accomplished a incredible place main B.A. on the two CBS Leisure and CBS Studios over the previous yr and a 50 p.c.”
Brightman will carry out typically with the Studios and Media Ventures teams while Jeeun will concentrate on Leisure, Info and Stations, and Sports activities.
“A sturdy Small enterprise Affairs operation is a essential driver of our success in a rapidly evolving media world, and I feel this unified construction is a get for all CBS groups. Nearly each division can reward from the mixed experience and skill units throughout all our enterprise strategists and negotiators, regardless of the form of content material, expertise and platforms they deal with. Please be a part of me in congratulating Jeeun and Allison on their newly expanded roles and thanking them for his or her substantial contributions to CBS!” he wrote.
Brightman was named govt vice chairman of CBS Tv Studios in January 2020 and afterward co-head of Enterprise enterprise Affairs for Studios and Leisure with Kim in October 2020. She initially joined CBS in 2006 as vice chairman of Group Affairs and was promoted to senior vice president in 2012, incorporating CBS All Accessibility to her portfolio in 2017. Previous to turning into a member of CBS, she was senior licensed counsel at HBO contemplating that 1998.
Kim, who started her career as a lawyer at Latham & Watkins in Los Angeles and Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker in New York, was director of Enterprise Affairs (Authentic Sequence) for Netflix till lastly Oct 2020, wherein she led a workforce of negotiators dealing with development, manufacturing and license offers for scripted improvement assignments and sequence. Prior to that, she held various senior roles at varied divisions at NBCUniversal, which embrace NBC Neighborhood, United states of america, Syfy, Common Cable Productions and Common Tv.