CNN News Group has named Cartoon Network veteran Laurie Goldberg head of its public-relations and publicity efforts, officials said Tuesday.
Effective June 6, Goldberg will oversee all PR activity supporting Cable News Network U.S., CNN Headline News, CNN.com (www.cnn.com), CNN en Español, CNN Airport Channel, CNNRadio and CNN Newsource.
Most recently, Goldberg was senior vice president of PR for Cartoon, a sister service of CNN at Turner Broadcasting System Inc.
Goldberg will report to Shirley Powell, senior VP of corporate communications for TBS Inc.
Christa Robinson will remain CNN’s senior VP of PR.