CBS Local Media Taps Vilade For Digital Sales

Advertising and business development executive John Vilade to lead sales for the online, mobile and interactive operations of CBS TV stations and CBS Radio.

CBS Picks Petrulis To Oversee Dallas Digital Media

Geoff Petrulis has been named executive director of digital media for CBS Local Media’s Dallas-Fort Worth (DMA 5) properties, including KTVT (CBS)-KTXA (Ind.), effective July 23. Petrulis will be responsible for overseeing the content, production and marketing for all digital assets of the CBS Local Media properties, which also include CBSDFW.com, KLUV.com, JackontheWeb.com, 1037LiteFM.com, and […]

SITE SPECIFIC: EXAMINER

CBS Local Deal Opens Doors For Pureplay

Examiner.com, the Clarity Digital Group-owned local-content network, has opened up new audiences with a recent deal to provide its vetted user-created content on niche topics to CBS Local. The deal also creates new revenue streams for the network, adding to what is already drawn from display ands and sponsored content.

CBS Local Sites Add ‘Save To Foursquare’

Foursquare rolled out a new feature today than lets users save their favorite restaurants, bars and other spots to their “To Do Lists” with the click of a button. Foursquare announced several publishers who are adding the “save” button on their sites, including CBS Local’s TV websites.

DMA 6 & 7

CBS Names Comm. Directors In San Fran., Boston

CBS Local Media today announced the appointments of market communications directors in two of its markets. This new position, CBS says, is an expanded role, with responsibility as spokesperson for all CBS Local Media Properties in each market. Akilah Bolden-Monifa has been named San Francisco Bay Area market communications director, CBS Local Media, effective immediately. […]