WCBS Names Local Sales Manager

Vincent McCarthy, local sales manager for Viacom's KCAL  Los Angeles, has been named national sales manager for co-owned WCBS New York.

He starts his new post March 27. It will be a homecoming for the native New Yorker, who used to work as an account executive at CBS TV.

He has been local sales manager at KCAL since 2004.

John Eggerton

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