CBS Radio Ups Mike Thomas To VP, Sports Programming
August 21, 2014 at 11:46 AM (PT)
CBS RADIO has upped its BOSTON cluster programming chief MIKE THOMAS to VP, Sports Programming. THOMAS, who will continue his duties as Head of Programming in BOSTON for Sports WBZ-F (98.5 THE SPORTS HUB) and Classic Rock WZLX, will join MARK CHERNOFF in overseeing CBS RADIO's Sports format stations and CBS SPORTS RADIO.
EVP. Programming CHRIS OLIVIERO said, “MIKE’s creativity and expertise in the format is evident by THE SPORTS HUB’s quick ascent in one of the most competitive and passionate sports towns in AMERICA. These skills will serve CBS RADIO well as MIKE joins MARK in guiding our continually growing, industry leading portfolio of both local and national sports brands which combined produces nearly 300 hours a day of original content.”