CBS Ad Sales Chief ‘Fully’ Supports Les Moonves After Sexual Harassment Allegations

Jo Ann Ross says she stands by the CEO after explosive New Yorker story

Jo Ann Ross has overseen ad sales for CBS since 2002. Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS

Hours after the New Yorker published its explosive story in which six women accused CBS Corp. chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves of sexual harassment and intimidation, one of CBS’ top female execs said that she was “fully” in her boss’ corner.

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