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CLEAR CHANNEL CHANGES NAME TO iHEART MEDIA

Clear Channel says is changing its name to iHeartMedia, "reflecting the company¹s success in becoming a one-of-a-kind multi-platform media company with unparalleled reach and impact.  From the company press release: "The newly named company includes a wide range of advertising-supported, consumer-focused media businesses, including 859 radio stations in over 150 markets, with more than 245 million listeners a month -- the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America; iHeartMedia Digital, with its more than 90 million digital monthly uniques; Premiere Networks, which syndicates 90 radio programs and services to more than 5,500 radio affiliates; the Total Traffic and Weather Network, reaching almost all U.S. commuters; 20,000 live music events, all of which generate massive consumer engagement on social media platforms and the largest of which are even televised; its related companies, including Katz Media Group; as well as Clear Channel Outdoor, one of the world's largest outdoor advertising companies.

 

(Source: Radio Inki, 9/16/14)