CBS Corp. has tapped Catrice Monson as senior vice president, diversity and inclusion. She comes from the CBS Labor Relations group, where she was senior VP, labor relations.
Disney Media Distribution and Disney and ESPN Media Networks has promoted Mia Rondinella to senior vice president, global distribution and strategy, based in Burbank, Calif. She had been VP, consumer data and analytics at Disney/ ABC Television Group.
Also, Jimmy Zasowski advanced to vice president, business strategy, Disney and ESPN Media Networks, based in New York. He was senior director, affiliate sales at the programmer.
Jill Ratner advanced to executive vice president, litigation, for Fox Entertainment Group, leading the group’s General Litigation team. She had previously served as senior VP, litigation.
Elizabeth Boykewich has been promoted to senior vice president, casting and talent at Freeform, based in Los Angeles. She is responsible for overseeing all casting and talent deal negotiations for the network’s original programming.
JENNER & BLOCK
Law firm Jenner & Block in Los Angeles has added attorney Anthony M. Basich to its Content, Media & Entertainment practice.
Calandra Meadows has been named vice president of social media and digital content for Katz Broadcasting’s broadcast diginets Bounce TV, Grit, Escape and LAFF. She comes from Turner Broadcasting System, where she led social program development for Turner Entertainment Networks.
Bill Durand has retired as executive vice president and chief counsel of the New England Cable & Telecommunications Association after a 31-year tenure with the trade group.
San Diego-based multimedia delivery solutions provider Pico Digital has named Peter Neuman as vice president of strategic sales. He comes from International Datacasting Corp. (IDC), where he was VP, Americas.
Jonathan Schwartz was promoted to chief legal and corporate affairs officer at Univision Communications in New York. He had previously served as executive VP, general counsel and head of government relations.