CCRS Makes Howard Sole President, Ups Two More
January 15, 2009 at 11:30 AM (PT)
KATZ MEDIA GROUP has restructured the management of CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO SALES, making JEFF HOWARD the rep firm's sole President, upping RVP/NORTHEAST/NEW YORK Dir. of Sales ALAN KOROWITZ to EVP/Operations, and upping RVP of the MIDWEST/SVP of CCRS' Marketing Solutions Group MARY PULTORAK to SVP/Stations. HOWARD has been serving as co-President of CCRS since 2000 and has been with KATZ since 1991, when he joined EASTMAN RADIO. His former co-President at CCRS, BOB MCCURDY, was named President of KATZ MARKETING SOLUTIONS last week.
"JEFF has driven terrific results and shown enormous leadership in his tenure at CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO SALES," said CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO Pres./CEO JOHN HOGAN. "From his involvement with the country’s largest advertising agencies, JEFF's partnership with some of our most important advertisers has created unprecedented results for our customers and our company. We’re delighted JEFF will be taking the reins of CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO SALES."
"JEFF is one of our most experienced executives and has built a tremendous track record in his many years with the company," said KATZ MEDIA GROUP CEO STU OLDS. "I have great confidence that he and his executive team will manage CLEAR CHANNEL's extraordinary national assets with great strategic insight, innovation and the tenacity required to drive results."