Marc DeBevoise Named President, COO of CBS Interactive

A promotion.

CBS Corporation has named Marc DeBevoise president and chief operating officer of CBS Interactive. DeBevoise most recently served as executive vice president and general manager of CBS Digital Media.

DeBevoise joined CBS in 2011 from Starz, where he had served as senior vp of digital media, business development and strategy.

“CBS Interactive is such an important part of our entire Company’s strategy for the future,” said CBS chairman and CEO Les Moonves, in a statement. “Elevating Marc into this expanded role, on the heels of Jim [Lanzone]becoming our chief digital officer, ensures that we will continue down a path of innovation, finding new ways to distribute our world-class content however consumers want to interact with it.”