Dan Mason Joins iHeartMedia As Senior Advisor For Broadcast Relations
June 16, 2016 at 5:49 AM (PT)
Former CBS RADIO Pres./CEO DAN MASON is joining iHEARTMEDIA as Senior Advisor for Broadcast Relations, reporting to CEO and Chairman BOB PITTMAN and Pres./COO/CFO RICH BRESSLER. “I’ve known and deeply respected DAN for decades,” said PITTMAN. “Given his long and deep relationships with the broadcast industry, we feel he is ideally suited to establishing deeper and more constant communications with everyone associated with the radio industry on an ongoing and timely basis. We look forward to DAN’s wise counsel on important broadcast issues.”
“I've known both BOB and RICH for many years and have admired the inroads they have made in transforming iHEARTMEDIA into the multi-dimensional entertainment company it is today,” said MASON. “It will be great to join the team, and I look forward to continuing my relationships with everyone in the broadcast industry from this new platform.” MASON retired from CBS RADIO in APRIL 2015 (NET NEWS 4/13/2015) and has been doing sportscasting work and serving with the BROADCASTERS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA, of which he was recently elected Chairman (NET NEWS 6/15), since retiring.