Dec 08 2011

CBS’ Josie Thomas is honored with the American Advertising Federation’s 2011 Trendsetter Award

On October 6, the American Advertising Federation honored Josie Thomas, CBS SVP and Chief Diversity Officer with the “2011 Diversity Trendsetter of the Year Award.” “This award reflects the commitment to diversity from the top with the focus and vision of our President and CEO, Leslie Moonves. Our goal is to impact the industry and create a business environment in which the bottom line value of diversity is reflected within our hallways and across our business units,” said Thomas. The honorees were recognized for their successfuldiversity efforts. The forum provides a platform for industry leaders to candidly address current issues facing the advertising industry, within the areas of diversity and multiculturalism.