Tiffany Smith-Anoa'i Upped at CBS Television

Tiffany Smith-Anoa'i has been named VP, diversity and communications, at CBS Television.

She had been director of communications.

The move creates a new West Coast diversity position. Josie Thomas is the senior VP, diversity, for CBS Corp.

"Expanding our diversity outreach and promoting a culture of inclusiveness continues to be a top priority at CBS," Thomas said in a statement. "The addition of Tiffany brings another strong voice to our efforts within our company and in the communities we serve..."

John Eggerton

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.