Ezra Kucharz Named Pres./Local Digital Media At CBS
January 26, 2010 at 9:21 AM (PT)
EZRA KUCHARZ has been named to the position of Pres./Local Digital Media at CBS, it was announced TODAY by COO ANTON GUITANO. KUCHARZ will be responsible for conceiving and executing the Company’s local online media strategy utilizing the combined assets and digital operations of CBS’s 29 television stations and CBS RADIO’s 36 News, Sports and Talk stations. His appointment is effective on TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 16th.
KUCHARZ joins CBS from FILIFE.COM, an IAC and DOW JONES personal finance joint venture.
"CBS has a tremendous opportunity to create a next generation local marketplace," said GUITANO. "We have an unparalleled collection of major-market television and radio broadcast outlets, and a host of other resources across the Corporation, to ensure that this initiative is a success. Working alongside PETER DUNN, DAN MASON and myself, we are confident that EZRA will give our new, combined Local Media business an online platform that will be top-of-mind for our audience and a valuable, targeted vehicle for our clients."