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Steve LoCascio
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, CBS Global Distribution Group

 

 

STEVEN A. LOCASCIO

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

 

Steven A. LoCascio is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of
CBS Global Distribution Group.

 

In his role, LoCascio is integral in running day to day operations of CBS Television Distribution and guiding the strategic direction of the company by overseeing all accounting, finance and reporting functions including Information Systems and Technology. He also works closely with the various sales and operating departments to set budgets and help guide them in achieving their goals and objectives.

 

In 2012, LoCascio added oversight of the international division’s accounting and finance when CBS Studios International and CTD were combined into the CBS Global Distribution Group.

 

Before the September 2006 merger of King World and CBS Paramount Domestic Television into CTD, LoCascio was Executive Vice President and CFO of
CBS Enterprises and King World Productions.  Previously, LoCascio had been King World’s Senior Vice President and CFO since 1995, and later added the CBS Enterprises’ responsibilities following the merger with CBS in 1999.  

 

LoCascio joined King World in 1989 as Controller and was later promoted to
Vice President. Before joining King World, he was a Senior Audit Manager with
Arthur Andersen LLP, where he specialized in entertainment and emerging growth clients.

 

LoCascio is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. He has also served on various entertainment-industry finance and accounting committees.

 

A graduate of St. John’s University, LoCascio is married with three sons. He is an avid golfer and is actively involved in youth sports.

 

CBS Television Distribution is the preeminent company in television syndication. CTD produces or distributes 10 first-run series and holds the largest distributed television library at 70,000 hours strong. Among CTD’s critically-acclaimed programs are the #1 syndicated series Judge Judy; talk leader Dr. Phil; the #1 and #2 rated game shows  Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!; the Emmy Award-winning talk shows Rachael Ray and The Doctors; the #1 and #2 newsmagazines Entertainment Tonight and Inside Edition, along with The Insider; freshman court show Hot Bench; and popular off-network product, including the CSI and Star Trek franchises, Everybody Loves Raymond, Frasier, NCIS, Criminal Minds, NCIS: Los Angeles, The Good Wife, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-0, Hot in Cleveland and Undercover Boss. In addition, CTD handles the domestic television distribution of CBS News, CBS Films and Showtime. CTD is a unit of CBS Corp.