John Rohm, President and Market Manager for iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) Radio Philadelphia/Pittsburg, today announced the appointment of Richard Lewis to the position of Director of Sales for the company’s six-station Philadelphia cluster.
“Rich Lewis has everything you look for in a senior leader in terms of experience, leadership, dynamic personality and a proven track record. Rich also has in depth experience and mastery of the systems and resources iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) has to offer in sales that give us a clear edge over the competition” said Rohm.
“I’m excited to be back at iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) Philadelphia. I’ll be working with six powerful and successful brand s and some of the best and brightest in the business. My goal is to realize iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) Philadelphia’s ambitious growth plans and help take our company to the next level.” Lewis said.
A 25 year radio veteran, Richard Lewis has served variously as Market Manager and Regional Manager for iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) radio stations in Allentown, Harrisburg, Lehigh Valley and upstate New York. Lewis returns to Philadelphia where he served as Market Manager from 2001-2006. iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) also tapped Lewis’s expertise in systems analysis to create more efficient ways of doing business internally.
Lewis’s appointment is effective immediately.