Former Amazon Marketing Chief Mike Benson Named Grand Brand Genius for 2019

Now president and CMO at CBS, he takes top honors at Adweek's showcase event

PALM SPRINGS, Calif.—Mike Benson, Amazon Studios’ erstwhile head of marketing whose creative drive and dynamic leadership helped create some of the most colorful experiential marketing of the past year, has been named Adweek’s Grand Brand Genius for 2019.