John Partilla To Head Clear Channel Global Media Sales
June 8, 2009 at 7:50 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL has named JOHN PARTILLA to the newly created position of EVP/President of Global Media Sales. PARTILLA will lead national business development across the company’s radio and outdoor businesses, reporting to CEO MARK MAYS.
"We’ve driven a tremendous increase in the value of our radio and outdoor platforms to national brands over the past five years and now is the time to accelerate and expand our attention to chief marketing officers and brand managers," said MAYS. "JOHN is widely respected as a creative and 'intrepreneurial' leader with a deep understanding of client needs. His success in crafting differentiated solutions makes him the ideal strategic sales executive for us at this important time."
PARTILLA joins CLEAR CHANNEL from TIME WARNER, where he lead TIME WARNER’s Global Media Group.