Marc DeBevoise is the President and Chief Operating Officer of CBS Interactive, a division of CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS) and a perennial top 10 Internet property. In this role, Marc leads strategy and operations for all of CBS Interactive’s 25+ industry-leading brands including the digital businesses of the CBS Television Network as well as CNET Media Group, CBS Interactive’s leading tech, games and media properties.
As President and COO, Marc is also responsible for the development of original programming and editorial content for digital platforms, as well as digital distribution strategies, including full episode streaming, dynamic ad insertion on cable VOD platforms, and direct-to-consumer subscription video on demand and live streaming initiatives including authentication/TV Everywhere.
Previously, Marc was the Executive Vice President and General Manager of CBS Digital Media for CBS Interactive. In this role, he was responsible for the digital media businesses of the CBS Television Network’s major programming divisions of Entertainment, Sports and News. Marc successfully led the creation and launch of CBS All Access, CBS’s digital SVOD and live streaming service, and CBSN, the 24/7 streaming news service, and he also led CBS’s record-breaking digital efforts for Super Bowl 50.
Marc joined CBS Interactive from premium subscription service Starz, where he was the Senior Vice President of Digital Media, Business Development and Strategy. Prior to joining Starz, he held various roles at NBC Universal, in both Digital Media and Business Development, and worked in the Technology, Media & Telecommunications Investment Banking Group at JPMorgan.
He is a member of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, a member of the Board of Directors for the University Settlement, a leading social services nonprofit organization, and the Board President of The Door, a nonprofit organization providing youth development services.