Clear Channel Outdoor Appoints David Clark as General Counsel
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCO), today announced the appointment of David M. Clark as Executive Vice President and General Counsel - Americas. He will report to Andrew Levin, Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of Clear Channel Communications, Inc., CCO's parent company. Laura Toncheff will remain with the company as Deputy General Counsel - Americas on a part-time basis.
Mr. Clark has been a member of CCO's legal team for the past five years, most recently serving as a Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel. Prior to joining CCO, he spent nine years in the New York City and San Diego offices of major national law firms, most recently at Heller Ehrman, where he represented high technology and other clients on a broad range of corporate matters.
In announcing the appointment, Paul Meyer, President and CEO, CCO-Americas, stated, "David's broad industry experience and technical legal skills position him to become an important contributor to our management team. We look forward to his leadership regarding the important legal issues facing CCO's continued growth and success."
Mr. Clark holds a B.A. from Brigham Young University and a J.D. from George Washington University.
About Clear Channel Outdoor
Clear Channel Outdoor (NYSE:CCO) is the world's largest outdoor advertising company with close to one million displays in over 50 countries across 5 continents. In the United States, the company operates just under 200,000 advertising displays and has a presence in 49 of the top 50 Designated Market Areas. It also operates airport, rail, taxi and mall advertising businesses worldwide. Its Spectacolor (U.S.) and DEFI (international) divisions are the global market leaders in spectacular sign displays, including in New York's Times Square. Clear Channel Adshel is the company's international street furniture division, which operates over 3,500 municipal advertising contracts worldwide. Clear Channel Outdoor also operates digital displays and networks in most of its divisions. More information may be found by visiting www.clearchanneloutdoor.com.
Source: Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc.
Released July 15, 2009