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Jim Lanzone has been named president of CBS Interactive as part of CBS Corp.’s acquisition of Clicker.com, the company Lanzone co-founded. Lanzone, who was CEO of Clicker Media, will now oversee global CBS Interactive operations. Clicker.com will join a CBS roster of sites that includes CNET.com, TV.com, and Gamespot.com.

Also in CBS news, Sonya McNair has been named head of comms for CBS News. She will oversee media and talent relations, as well as day-to-day PR and internal comms for CBS News, CBS Radio News, CBSNews.com, and the CBS News Polling & Survey Unit.

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The New Yorker PR Director Joins CBS News as VP of Comm.

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CBS News announced Sonya McNair joined the company last week as vice president for communications. McNair will report to Jeff Ballabon, Senior Vice President of Communications for CBS News and will work in the “management of media relations and publicity for the CBS News Division,” according to a company statement.

Previously McNair served as director for publications at The New Yorker.