Pittman takes CEO reins at Clear Channel

October 3, 2011 • Business

This image provided by Clear Channel shows newly named CEO Bob Pittman. Pittman, 57, who was named CEO on Oct. 2, 2011, is the first Clear Channel head who is not a member of the founding Mays family. The privately held media empire began in 1972 when investment banker L. Lowry Mays bought his first radio station in San Antonio, Texas. (AP Photo/Clear Channel)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — On the heels of organizing a two-day concert in Las Vegas that kicked off Clear Channel’s iHeart Radio online radio service, media veteran Bob Pittman was named Sunday as chief executive of its parent company, CC Media Holdings Inc.

Pittman, 57, is an expert at boosting brands. He is the former CEO of MTV Networks and was Login to read more

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