Clear Channel Outdoor  (NYSE: CCO), a subsidiary of iHeartMedia Inc., has announced that Paul Corvino has joined the company as Regional President for the Midwest.
We are told that Paul Corvino will provide leadership in all areas of branch operations including sales, marketing, real estate, public affairs, operations and finance for the Chicago, Minneapolis and Milwaukee markets.
Based in Chicago he will report to Gene Leehan, Executive Vice President and Senior Regional President of Clear Channel Outdoor. He joins CCO from C2MediaSales.com , an advertising, sponsorship and business development organization he founded.
The aim here is that he ensures that Clear Channel Outdoor’s Midwest regional offices continue to outperform and grow as a major player in the company’s portfolio of U.S. markets.
His experience has spanned the full media spectrum, building and running three of the largest and most respected sales and marketing organizations in the U.S. He has held the position of SVP and General Manager for AOL, Managing Director at the New York Times, and Corporate Head of Sales for Cablevision Systems.
He is a graduate of Iona College. He has served on various boards including; Influential.co, Channel M and The Guardian Angel.