CBS Ad-Sales Veteran Dean Kaplan Retiring

Dean Kaplan, a savvy veteran of CBS’ advertising-sales efforts, is stepping down from his role as executive vice president of sales strategy, planning and administration after more than 37 years with the company. He will be replaced by another longtime CBS sales employee, Russ Behrman.

CBS Promotes Ad Executives

Four senior CBS advertising executives have received promotions recently: Linda René, Dean Kaplan, Christin DeVries and Antoinette Clarke.