Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCO), today announced the appointment of Brett Beshore to Branch President of the Indianapolis Division. Beshore joins Clear Channel Outdoor from Clear Channel Radio where he served as VP/General Manager overseeing the Company’s ten stations in the New York State communities of Poughkeepsie, Hudson, and Newburgh.
“Brett’s strong leadership skills, customer-focus, and media industry expertise will be a key to CCO’s continued and future success in Indianapolis. Brett brings to this new role an established track record of growing revenue and cash flow through building a strong sales culture. I’m pleased to welcome him to the CCO team,” said Rod Firestone, Group President, Midwest Region, Clear Channel Outdoor.
Beshore is a 22 year media veteran with multi-faceted experience and a track record of success specializing in leading organizations that produce superior results in revenue and profit. He began his career selling radio advertising at Susquehanna Broadcasting, and served in various sales management positions for a decade mostly in Philadelphia with Greater Media and Beasley Broadcast Group. Beshore also spent the past six years in General Manager and Market Manager roles with Shamrock Communications and Backyard Broadcasting.
Beshore earned a B.S. in Business Administration and an MBA in Finance from Wilkes University. He is a Certified Business Facilitator for Peer Advisory Boards – PRO (President’s Resource Organization) and certified in CSS Talent Focused Management and Sandler Training. He was named Radio Ink Magazine’s 2011 Market Manager of the Year, and received the Radio Ink Best Manager in Radio award 2010, 2009, and 2006.
About Clear Channel Outdoor
Clear Channel Outdoor (NYSE:CCO) is the world’s largest outdoor advertising company with close to one million displays in 45 countries across 5 continents. In the United States, the company operates over 170,000 advertising displays and has a presence in 48 of the top 50 Designated Market Areas. It also operates airport, rail, 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
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