Music industry veteran Jay Frank has joined CMT as senior vice president, music strategy, it was announced Tuesday (June 26) by CMT executive vice president and general manager Brian Philips. Frank previously served as vice president of music programming and label relations at Yahoo! Music. He will oversee CMT's music and talent division and all of the network's on-air and digital music initiatives across multiple platforms, including films, games, touring and other program enterprise businesses. Reporting to Philips, Frank will serve as CMT's brand liaison to the country music community.