Cox Communications Inc. has elevated John Dyer to chief financial officer.
Dyer had been senior vice president of operations for the MSO’s Western division. He has been with the company since 1977.
In his new role, he will oversee accounting; financial planning and analysis; mergers and acquisitions; and programming. Dyer will also be responsible for the management of Cox's commercial-services and cable-advertising divisions -- Cox Business Services and Cox Media, respectively.