Clear Channel Media and Entertainment will now report directly into Pittman and Clear Channel’s President and Chief Financial Officer, Rich Bressler. William Eccleshare continues as CEO of Clear Channel Outdoor and reports to Bob Pittman.“John Hogan has made tremendous contributions to Clear Channel during his tenure – particularly during the unprecedented economic headwinds our country, our industry and our company, faced in 2008 and 2009,” said Pittman. “He has been an excellent partner for me and for Clear Channel’s leadership as we have evolved into the only multi-platform media company with national reach and the ability to execute locally.”
- Broadcast: The country’s largest radio group, which serves 150 markets through 840 owned radio stations such as New York’s Z100, Lite FM and Power 105, and Los Angeles’ KIIS-FM and KFI, and includes some of the industry’s best-known personalities, including Ryan Seacrest, Elvis Duran, Steve Harvey, Tom Brokaw, Mario Lopez, Rush Limbaugh, Charlamagne, Jay Mohr, Delilah, Sean Hannity and Bobby Bones;
- Clear Channel Digital, which develops and operates iHeartRadio, the free, industry-leading digital radio product that combines access to all of Clear Channel’s live broadcast and digital-only radio stations as well as user-created Custom Stations. Clear Channel Digital also develops the companion digital products for each radio station brand, including strong social components with over 25 million Facebook likes for its stations, shows and personalities;
- Media Services for the radio, media, digital, mobile and music industries, including Total Traffic and Weather Network (TTN), the leading provider of traffic, transit and weather information in the United States measured by customers and audience, reaching over 170 million users each month. TTN provides content to its affiliate partners at over 2,000 radio stations and 200 television stations as well as on the Internet, mobile devices and in-dash applications, and reaches more consumers and more audience than any other traffic provider in the industry; The Katz Media Group, the leading media representation firm in the US for radio and television stations; and RCS, which provides scheduling and broadcast software for radio, internet and television station in addition to research studies that aid the media and music businesses;
- Premiere Radio Networks, which syndicates 90 radio programs and services to more than 5,000 radio affiliations and reaches the vast majority of all radio listeners. Premiere is the number one audio content provider in the country and features: Rush Limbaugh, Ryan Seacrest, Glenn Beck, Bob & Tom, Delilah, Steve Harvey, Blair Garner, George Noory, John Boy and Billy, Sean Hannity, Elvis Duran, Jason Lewis, Randi Rhodes, Nikki Sixx, Kane and others.