Mark Adams Named VP/Programming At Clear Channel Portland
December 9, 2013 at 12:23 PM (PT)
MARK ADAMS, who exited the VP/Programming post at CBS RADIO HOUSTON last month (NET NEWS 11/26), is returning to PORTLAND, OR to take over as VP/Programming at the CLEAR CHANNEL cluster. He had been with CBS in HOUSTON for six years and worked as PD at KXJM and OM at Talk KXL-A/PORTLAND in 2000-08.
ADAMS said, "I would like to thank CLEAR CHANNEL PORTLAND for this opportunity. I'm looking forward to working with all of the incredible brands and teams in the market and contributing to their future success. PORTLAND is one of my favorite cities in the country and it's exciting to have the chance to return to the PACIFIC NORTHWEST and do some great radio."
Market President ROBERT DOVE said, "We are thrilled to have MARK return to PORTLAND and join our team. MARK has a proven track record and I know he will lead the CLEAR CHANNEL PORTLAND cluster to even greater ratings success."
SVP/Programming BRAD HARDIN said, "We look forward to having MARK ADAMS talent and experience at CLEAR CHANNEL PORTLAND. He will be a true asset to the cluster and drive the necessary innovation and strategy to continue to improve our great brands in the market."
EVP/Operations HARLEY ADKINS added, "MARK is a true talent with tremendous programming experience. We are extremely pleased to have MARK leading the programming and brand strategies for CLEAR CHANNEL PORTLAND as we continue to provide a greater reach than any other media choice in PORTLAND."