Philadelphia Assignment Manager Heads to Dallas CBS Station

By Kevin Eck 

Samuel Gardner III is moving up within CBS Television Stations.

Gardner is joining Dallas CBS-owned station KTVT as the content director and assistant news director. Currently, he’s an assignment manager at Philadelphia CBS station KYW.

Before joining KYW in 2014, Gardner was the assignment editor and futures coverage planner with the NFL Network. Before that, he was a national assignment editor with CNN in Atlanta. He’s also worked at ABC NewsOne, WSB in Atlanta and WSOC in Charlotte, N.C.


Gardner joins KTVT on Aug. 2.