David Nevins

CBS names Showtime boss as its creative chief

Showtime boss David Nevins has been named chief creative officer at CBS Corporation, effective immediately. The news arrived from Joe Ianniello, who is CBS’ president and acting CEO after the departure of Leslie Moonves last month. Nevins has also been promoted to chairman of Showtime Networks and will remain the business’s chief executive officer. He […]

Showtime appoints new CEO

One of the longest serving CEOs in American television is about to hand over the reins. Matt Blank is stepping down as Showtime chief executive on January 1, 2016 and handing the role to company president and creative chief David Nevins, who will then carry both titles. Nevins’ new contract extends his stay at Showtime […]