Cox Media Group Moves TV VP to Digital

By Kevin Eck 

Cox Media Group’s vp of news and marketing for television, Marian Pittman, has been named CMG’s evp of digital strategy, content and sales.

“Marian’s background has been dedicated to standing up great TV News brands, and she has a keen sense of and an entrepreneurial spirit for harnessing new technology to help CMG develop and deliver our content,” said CMG president Bill Hoffman. “She has driven our digital extensions in the TV division to new and significant levels of success by building a first-rate team that allowed us to have a major impact on our digital efforts.”

Pittman takes over for Neil Johnston who was named evp and CFO for Cox Automotive. She’ll also oversee the Digital Content Desk, Fans First Media and the Washington, D.C. News Bureau.