Ian Metrose has been promoted to SVP, Talent Relations & Special Events, CBS Communications. The move was announced today by Chris Ender, EVP Communications, CBS Corp., to whom Metrose reports. Metrose has served as VP Talent Relations & Special Events since June 2005. In his new role, Metrose oversees West Coast special events for the both the CBS Television Network and CBS Television Studios, including series premieres, show milestone celebrations, Television Academy events and the planning and execution of the network’s Television Critics Association parties. He also oversees talent relations and philanthropy for CBS Entertainment and CBS Television Studios.
Metrose joined CBS in December 2003 as Director of Talent Relations & Special Events. Prior to CBS, he was Director of Special Events & Promotions at Fox Searchlight. Before that Metrose had an eight-year stint at Castle Rock Entertainment as Director of Publicity & Promotions.