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Does Clear Channel still exist?

Does Clear Channel still exist?

Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCO) will retain the Clear Channel brand. As it continues to transform the global out-of-home industry, Clear Channel Outdoor’s brand and products will become an even more important part of iHeartMedia’s future.

How much did Clear Channel sell for?

The $19.5 billion sale of Clear Channel Communications to two private-equity firms cleared its final regulatory hurdle Wednesday with approval by the Justice Department’s antitrust division.

What happened Clear Channel?

Clear Channel Radio Is Rebranded As Clear Channel Media and Entertainment.

Who owned Clear Channel?

On January 7, 2016, Lamar Advertising Company purchased Clear Channel Outdoor’s assets in 5 major U.S. city markets for $458.5 million.

Who founded Clear Channel?

Lowry Mays Billy McCombs

Formerly CC Media Holdings, Inc. (iHeartMedia, Inc. holding company)
Founders Lowry Mays Billy McCombs
Headquarters San Antonio, Texas , U.S.
Key people Bob Pittman (Chairman/CEO) Greg Ashlock (CEO, Multiplatform Group) Conal Byrne (CEO, Digital Audio Group)
Revenue US$ 3.6 billion (2019)

Who started Clear Channel?

Mays and McCombs started what would become Clear Channel Communications, a major force in radio, when they founded the San Antonio Broadcasting Company in 1972 and acquired the local radio station KEEZ-FM (now KAJA-FM) for $125,000.

Who owns Clear Channel Outdoor?

Clear Channel OutdoorClear Channel Outdoor / Parent organization

Who bought Clear Channel?

PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) – Private equity firms Thomas H. Lee Partners and Bain Capital Partners said on Wednesday they completed the $17.9 billion purchase of radio-station and billboard company Clear Channel Communications Inc.

Who is the CEO of Clear Channel?

William Eccleshare (Jan 2012–)Clear Channel Outdoor / CEO

How old is Clear Channel?

The other business unit, Clear Channel International (CCI), includes, Europe, Singapore and Latin America. Globally, both CCOA and CCI employ 5,800 people. Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc….Clear Channel Outdoor.

Type Public
Founded 1901 (as Foster & Kleiser)
Founder Lowry Mays Karl Eller
Headquarters New York City , United States

Who is the CEO of iHeartMedia?

Robert Pittman (Oct 2, 2011–)iHeartMedia / CEO

How many billboards does Clear Channel own?

A growing digital platform includes over 13,500 digital displays in its international markets and more than 1,200 digital billboards across 28 markets in the U.S.