Clear Channel Outdoor Appoints Marty Shapiro
to Vice President, General Sales Manager of New
May 24, 2010 07:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time
PHOENIX--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCO), today
announced the appointment of Marty Shapiro as Vice President, General Sales Manager for the New York branch,
effective immediately. Reporting to Harry Coghlan, President and General Manager of the New York division,
Shapiro will be responsible for Clear Channel Outdoor’s inventory throughout New York’s five boroughs,
Westchester County, Hudson Valley and the New Jersey Digital Outdoor Network.
“We are very excited to have someone with Marty’s long and diverse media sales background join the Clear
Channel Outdoor team,” said Coghlan. “His experience and expertise will help take the New York branch to the
“I am thrilled to be joining the out-of-home industry at a time when audience measurement is undergoing such a
revolutionary change, especially with the advent of Eyes On, which will surely become the game changer for this
industry. I look forward to working with such a stellar team of professionals here at Clear Channel Outdoor,” said
Prior to joining Clear Channel Outdoor, Marty served as Senior Vice President of International Sales for Petry
Media and Managing Director of Petry Sports & Entertainment, where he developed its international rep business
and created the Sports & Entertainment practice. Previously, he spent almost a decade at CNN International in the
role of Vice President for North American ad sales, where he oversaw ad sales, marketing and research for all of
CNN’s international networks, websites and digital properties.
Before he joined the international media community, Marty held a long and prestigious career in sports sponsorship
sales that include Madison Square Garden, Florida’s Sunshine Sports and Ted Turner’s 1998 Goodwill Games.
Shapiro has served four years as Chairman of the International Advertisi