CCM+E Names Rick Song EVP/Digital Sales
July 2, 2012 at 8:33 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA + ENTERTAINMENT has tapped RICK SONG as EVP/Digital Sales. SONG, a 20-year media sales and management veteran, joins CLEAR CHANNEL from MICROSOFT and will report to Pres./National Sales, Marketing and Partnerships TIM CASTELLI.
This appointment follows on the heels of CLEAR CHANNEL's recent unified national marketing, partnership and sales force alignment.
"RICK is an innovator and he will be an integral part of our team as we continue to further capitalize on our company’s digital assets," said CASTELLI. "His tenure and contributions in the digital sales industry will be instrumental in helping to establish cutting-edge ways for advertisers to reach their audience."
"Over the past year, I've watched CLEAR CHANNEL undertake some really exciting initiatives and I'm impressed with how quickly they evolved into a fully realized media and entertainment company," said SONG. "This is a unique opportunity to leverage my experience in digital advertising with a company that has such an unprecedented reach, scale and promotional power. We have the ability to offer a platform to marketing and advertising partners like no other company."