CCM+E Names Kevin Mackall SVP/Visual Branding
July 25, 2013 at 8:02 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT has hired longtime MTV executive KEVIN MACKALL as SVP/Visual Branding. MACKALL will report to Pres./National Programming Platforms TOM POLEMAN. In this new position MACKALL will oversee the Visual Branding Department, a new segment of the National Programming Platforms division which will focus on visual branding for CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT, local radio stations and iHEARTRADIO,
"KEVIN has been our secret weapon behind the visual packages for our marquee events like the iHEARTRADIO Music Festival as well as groundbreaking projects like our national country and top 40 television spots," said POLEMAN. "By having him on the team full-time, I'm excited that we'll now be able to spread his creative expertise more deeply through CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT, including station branding, iHEARTRADIO THEATER productions and logo projects."
"From my first experience in 2011 at the launch of the iHEARTRADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL and the new iHEARTRADIO app, I've been gripped by the palpable energy and movement happening at CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT," said MACKALL. "What's most attractive to me is that this is a brand with passion for music at its core which is embodied by every employee and reflected in everything we do, being carried out at a frenetic pace by a team of passionate, motivated, creative individuals. I join with boundless enthusiasm to be a part of leading what's to come next for the brand."