Clear Channel Has Three New Market Managers
Mitchem, McKay And Menna Rise
May 24, 2011 at 6:49 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO has named THEA MITCHEM as Market Manager for WASHINGTON, D.C. and BALTIMORE, PAM MCKAY Market Manager for SAN ANTONIO and AUSTIN, and MARY MENNA Market Manager for BOSTON and PROVIDENCE, effective immediately.
MITCHEM has been with CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO since 2003 and has served the market as OM since 2008.
"THEA MITCHEM is one of the rare programming professionals to make the move to Market Manager, but her accomplishments and success with the company prove she is the perfect person for the position," said SVP/Operations HARTLEY ADKINS. "THEA's great management ability will surely continue to benefit CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO and the WASHINGTON, D.C./BALTIMORE market."
"I am thrilled about my new position as Market Manager for the WASHINGTON, D.C./BALTIMORE cluster," said MITCHEM. "It has been great working with CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO on the programming side and I know the market well. My new role as Market Manager will give me the opportunity to continue to lead this market to success."
PAM MCKAY has been named Market Manager for SAN ANTONIO. MCKAY is currently the Market Manager for CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO/AUSTIN and will expand her role to the SAN ANTONIO market.
"PAM MCKAY's track record with CLEAR CHANNEL is one of the consistent achievements that has propelled her rise through the ranks of our company," said EVP/Operations Western Region SUSAN KARIS. "PAM is a proven leader, so to have her expand her role to oversee both the SAN ANTONIO and AUSTIN market teams is a natural move."
"Becoming Market Manager in SAN ANTONIO is a great opportunity to expand my profile with CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO," said MCKAY. "It will be an honor to work with such strong teams in SAN ANTONIO while continuing my role as Market Manager in AUSTIN and leading both clusters to continued success."
MARY MENNA has been named Market Manager for BOSTON and PROVIDENCE. MENNA is a 22-year CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO/BOSTON veteran who previously served as Dir./Sales in BOSTON and PROVIDENCE.
"MARY MENNA is the perfect choice, and will do an amazing job for CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO in her new role. She is a natural leader with a proven track record of success. Her energy and passion are contagious," said SVP/Operations TOM MCCONNELL. "MARY has built an amazing team of incredibly talented people and her network of clients and contacts in both BOSTON and PROVIDENCE are second to none."
"Becoming Market Manager in the BOSTON and PROVIDENCE clusters is a dream come true. It has been a privilege to be part of the team that helps make these stations so successful," said MENNA. "They are a group of talented, dedicated professionals and I look forward to working with them in this new role. TOM MCCONNELL has been a mentor and I thank him for helping to prepare me for this wonderful opportunity."