Joseph Robinson Named EVP/Strategic Development For CCM+E
July 11, 2012 at 6:09 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA + ENTERTAINMENT has tapped veteran venture investor JOSEPH ROBINSON as EVP/Strategic Development effective immediately. ROBINSON will report to Chairman/CEO JOHN HOGAN, and work closely with Pres./Digital BRIAN LAKAMP and Pres./National Sales, Marketing & Partnerships TIM CASTELLI.
"JOE has achieved many successes throughout his career in venture investing and his expertise will be a great asset to CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA + ENTERTAINMENT," said HOGAN. "There is untapped opportunity in the world of emerging companies and JOE is the perfect representative to help identify organizations with high-potential that will enable CLEAR CHANNEL to continue to flourish as the leading media and entertainment company in AMERICA. We are excited JOE will be connecting us with innovative companies that can benefit from the power of CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT’s multimedia assets and reach."
"I am delighted to join CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA + ENTERTAINMENT at such an exciting time," said ROBINSON. "The company’s unparalleled local and national platforms serve as powerful resources and will enable me to develop dynamic partnerships with a variety of fast-growing, high-potential companies. CLEAR CHANNEL is assembling a great team of smart, creative people and I am excited to have been invited to join the group."