Clear Channel Eyes More Political Revenue
Clear Channel has hired political operatives Will Leaverton and Brice Kornegay as Vice Presidents of Political Strategy, effective immediately. The company says Leaverton and Kornegay will develop and execute "Go To Market" strategies for various outlets in the political marketplace using Clear Channel's local and national on-air, digital, mobile, live event, and outdoor assets.
Leaverton joins Clear Channel from the Bill Thompson Mayoral Campaign. Kornegay joins Clear Channel from BK Strategies, where he served as president since 2012. They will report directly to Nathan Daschle, Executive Vice President of Political Strategy, and will be stationed out of Washington, D.C.