Anton Guitano was named Chief Operating Officer of CBS Local Media, CBS Corporation’s local broadcasting segment, in November 2009. In this position, he works across the Company’s owned and operated television and radio stations helping to drive each division’s ongoing financial, strategic and operating objectives.
In addition, Guitano also leads CBS Local’s efforts to capitalize on its unparalleled collection of digital and mobile properties that use the combined resources from more than two dozen television and 117 radio stations.
Guitano, a nearly 40-year veteran of CBS, had previously served as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Executive Vice President, Operations, CBS RADIO. Before that he was Executive Vice President of Operations and Chief Financial Officer for CBS Television Stations, a role he held for two years after serving as its Senior Vice President and Vice President of Finance.
He also served as Vice President and General Auditor for CBS Inc., Controller for the CBS Television Network, Controller for the CBS Television Stations Group, and Senior Audit Director, Audit Director and Audit Manager for the CBS Internal Audit Department. He began his career at Price Waterhouse.
Guitano, a graduate of St. Peter’s College, is a Certified Public Accountant who lives in New York City with his wife.