CBS, a company that spent the latter months of 2018 under scrutiny following allegations of sexual maladministration that resulted in CEO Leslie Moonves emerging, named Susan Zirinsky, new CBS News president.
A 46-year-old veteran of the network, Zirinsky will be the first woman to run the news department.
On "CBS This Morning" co-ordinator Norah O & # 39; Donnell said Zirinsky "a kind heart and cares for the people who work here. So a new day is coming."
On Thursday, John found Lasseter , the former Pixar chief who was undisturbed after being accused of inappropriate behavior, a new job in Hollywood. (Lasseter apologized for the fact that his former colleagues felt "uncomfortable".) On the same day, Harvey Weinstein, the former filmmaker, whose demise helped spur a movement against sexual harassment in the industry and beyond, made a partial victory in a civil case by Ashley Judd.
8, the year when women in Hollywood and their allies demanded change, this year may be when we learn about companies and industries that claim to support their words, take action to do so.