NEW YORK, N.Y. – May 1, 2018 – Laurie Rosenfield has been named Senior Vice President, People Development, Human Resources, CBS Corporation, it was announced today by Tony Ambrosio, the Company’s Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Human Resources Officer. Rosenfield will report to Ambrosio, while also working closely with Steve Mirante, Executive Vice President, Human Resources. She begins today and will be based in New York.
Rosenfield, a multi-faceted media executive with an extensive background in sales, marketing, program development, and executive search and talent development, brings a wealth of experience to the newly created position. In her role, she will focus on senior executive development, using her blend of skills as a certified executive coach, talent evaluator and communicator. In addition, she will lead efforts for the human resources group in supporting and promoting women’s empowerment throughout the Company.
“We are thrilled to strengthen our team even further with the addition of Laurie, who will help drive our business forward by not only assuring that CBS continues to attract, retain, motivate and reward top talent, but also by focusing on people development at a senior level,” said Ambrosio.
Rosenfield has been a specialist in executive search and development since 2002, most recently serving as Managing Director, Executive Search at MediaLink for four years, where she worked closely with clients at the intersection of advertising, media and technology.
Previously, she was Global Director, Executive Search at Wolters Kluwer, a firm specializing in global information and technology services, and before that, she served as Senior Vice President of Client Services at Bishop Partners Executive Search, and as Director, Technology, Media & Telecom Practice at CTPartners. Rosenfield worked for CBS earlier in her career in Network Sales and Affiliate Relations. She began her career in programming and development roles in the motion picture divisions for both United Artists Pictures and Twentieth Century Fox. Rosenfield is an alumna of Dartmouth College.
About CBS Corporation:
CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand — “the Eye” — one of the most-recognized in business. The Company’s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, local TV, film, and interactive and socially responsible media. CBS’ businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), Network Ten Australia, CBS Television Studios, CBS Studios International, CBS Television Distribution, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Interactive, CBS Films, Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, Pop (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Lionsgate), Smithsonian Networks, Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations, and CBS EcoMedia. For more information, go to www.cbscorporation.com.
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