Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCO) today announced the appointment of Carlos San Jose as Market President for Chicago, one of the company’s largest operations. In his new role, San Jose will serve as a key member of Clear Channel Outdoor’s senior management team and will direct all aspects of branch operations including finance, operations, real estate, public affairs, marketing and sales. San Jose’s diverse management and sales experience in media will contribute significantly to the acceleration of Clear Channel Outdoor’s audience-based selling that is empowered by digital transformation, new capabilities and efficacy measures.
San Jose brings over 25 years of sales and management experience in both Spanish and English-language media to his new role. Most recently San Jose was the Senior Vice President and General Manager of Telemundo ZGS Group, Orlando where he was responsible for all operations, maximized revenues, and assisted to develop the market’s top Spanish-language news team. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President and General Manager for Univision Television Group Chicago where he also led the organization’s financial success and the development of Chicago’s top rated Spanish-Language news team, one that garnered 15 Emmy’s during his two-year tenure.“Out-of-home is in an amazing position to elevate its role in the media mix and I can think of no more exciting place to be a part of this than at Clear Channel Outdoor in Chicago,” said San Jose. “I am looking forward to bringing the full breadth of my media experience in television and radio to bear on this exciting opportunity. With digital enhancements and the impact of the mobile connected consumer, out-of-home is moving from one of the oldest mediums to one of the most exciting new options for advertisers.” About Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc., (NYSE: CCO) is one of the world’s largest outdoor advertising companies, with more than 750,000 displays in over 40 countries across five continents, including 48 of the 50 largest markets in the United States. Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings offers many types of displays across its global platform to meet the advertising needs of its customers. This includes a growing digital platform that now offers over 1000 digital billboards across 37 U.S. markets. Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings’ International segment operates in nearly 30 countries across Asia, Australia, Europe and Latin America in a wide variety of formats.