Cox Media Group Names Head of HR

By Kevin Eck 

Karen Bennett has been named svp and chief HR officer for Cox Media Group.

“I am thrilled to join Cox Media Group. As an Atlanta native, I have always admired the Cox family of brands and the culture fostered with its employees.” said Bennett. “I look forward to helping the company win with its people in this changing media landscape.”

Bennett was svp and chief HR officer for YP. Before that she was svp of Human Resources for Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. for almost 14 years.


She replaces Deborah Thomas, who announced she was retiring after more than 12 years at CMG.