As SVP, HR of CBS News & Digital, Mehmet will focus on supporting and developing the existing HR team and enhancing and updating HR processes through the CBS News & Digital division. Mehmet will serve as a partner to the leadership of the division and advise on all business decisions from a people lens. In this role, Mehmet will report to Cindy Glasgow, SVP, HR of CBS News & Stations and directly support CBS’s co-President, Neeraj Khemlani. Prior to joining Paramount, Mehmet served as Managing Vice President, Global Human Resources at Gartner.
Paramount is a leading global media company that delivers premium content to a worldwide audience across its platforms. The organization connects with billions of people and has a global reach of more than 4.3 billion subscribers across more than 180 countries through its studios, networks, streaming services, live events, merchandise and more. Paramount owns recognizable brands such as BET, Comedy Central, Country Music Television, MTV, Nickelodeon and Showtime. The organization is publicly traded on the NASDAQ as PARA and has a market cap of more than $21 billion. In 2021, the company had revenues of $28.59 billion, with growth coming across all revenue types. The organization has 23,000 employees and is headquartered in New York City.