Mike Nelson has been tapped director of communications for Viacom’s Los Angeles TV duopoly.
Nelson, who most recently worked at NBC, will oversee media relations, employee communications and community outreach for KCBS and KCAL. He reports to KCBS/KCAL prexy Don Corsini.
“Mike is a real communications pro,” Corsini said.
Nelson was the chief ratings spinmeister in NBC’s West Coast PR department for six years before joining Viacom.