EVP, National Digital Sales
Clear Channel Media & Entertainment
Rick is a 20+ year media sales and management veteran with the last 16 years in Digital. As EVP, National Digital Sales, Rick oversees Clear Channel’s digital sales and sales strategy, working with national divisions including Strategic Partnerships, Programming Platforms, Advertising and iHeartRadio. Rick’s division is focused on developing innovative advertising programs for Fortune 500 brands and leading ad agencies.
Previously, he worked at Microsoft Advertising, last serving as the GM for Eastern U.S. Sales, with a portfolio including MSN, MSNBC, XBOX Live, Video, Branded Content and Mobile. Rick previously held various sales leadership roles at Yahoo! and Forbes.com and Ziff-Davis Publishing.
Honors and appointments: Board of Directors of The Advertising Club of NY; 2010 Ad Club “President’s Award.”; 2008-2011, Board Member/President of the 212 NYC Interactive Ad Club; served on Founding Commission for the IAB’s Digital Media Sales Certification program. Based in New York, Rick holds a BA from Carnegie Mellon University.