Post Tagged with: "Clear Channel"

Clear Channel Signs Agreement With Honolulu Airport

Clear Channel Airports announced on Wednesday that it has signed a new 10 year agreement with the Honolulu International airport (HNL) to provide a comprehensive digital media program for 10 years. The new deal marks the first in-terminal adverting concession at HNL. The new advertising program will include iconic, state of the art digital assets and experimental displays with an installation date of May 1, 2017. Some of the new features to the airport’s media network include: 20 high def digital […]

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5 Ways Billboards Amplify Brand Love This Valentine’s Day

Clear Channel Outdoor on Valentine’s Day marketing. Valentine’s Day isn’t just about following Cupid’s arrow, showering your true love with rose petals (the first year of the relationship anyway) and diving nose deep into chocolate bliss. V-day is an opportunity for everyone to show those meaningful someones — significant others, family and friends, including those of the four-legged persuasion, just how much they’re adored. For those currently empty-handed, you’re not the only procrastinator. According to marketing trends*, more than half […]

by John Weller· · Comments are Disabled · Creative

iHeart and Existential Questions About CDS

An Insider shout out to Gabe Oliverio at Johnsen, Fretty & Company who sent us the following DebtWire Radio podcast on iHeart Media and a discussion of their options as they came upon a mid-December payment deadline on a $250 million debt payment.  As you may know iHeart Media, Inc. is the parent company of Clear Channel Outdoor Here is the link to DebtWire Radio.   The podcast discussion centers around a couple of themes. The first is Credit Default Swaps (CDS) […]

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Outdoor Legal: Obey Your Non-Compete

It’s common for a buyer of outdoor advertising assets to ask a seller not to compete in the outdoor advertising business within a geographic area related to those assets.  Usually a portion of the purchase price is allocated to the non-compete.  Corey v Clear Channel Outdoor shows how expensive if is to violate a non-compete. In December 1997 Corey Outdoor agreed to sell a billboard plant in Atlanta to Clear Channel Outdoor for $43.7 million.  The sale included a non-compete clause, […]

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Clear Channel to Sell Digital Billboard Ads Programatically

December 14, 2016 New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA – Clear Channel Outdoor Americas (CCOA) (NYSE: CCO), a subsidiary of iHeartMedia, Inc., announced today with Rubicon Project (NYSE: RUBI), operator of one of the largest advertising marketplaces in the world, the development of the first automated programmatic Out-of-Home (OOH) buying solution – which, for the first time, makes CCOA’s digital billboard inventory available to programmatic buyers via Rubicon Project’s Private Marketplace (PMP). This will now enable advertisers and brands […]

by John Weller· · Comments are Disabled · Digital Signs

Clear Channel UK Extends Forecourt Network Media Sales Deal for a Further Three Years

 Clear Channel UK has announced the extension of their media sales partnership with leading screen solutions provider Amscreen. The deal sees them continuing to sell advertising opportunities on the national screen network for a further 3 years. The deal provides Clear Channel UK with exclusive rights to selling advertising opportunities across this 2700+ digital out-of-home network. The network reaches 18.4 million adults every two weeks through a national presence in leading forecourt and convenience locations operated by Tesco, BP, Shell […]

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Clear Channel Outdoor Americas Appoints Lynn Feldman EVP & General Counsel

New York, New York — Clear Channel Outdoor Americas (CCOA), a division of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCO), today announced that Lynn Feldman has been named Executive Vice President and General Counsel for its business in the U.S. and Canada. Jointly reporting to CCOA Chief Executive Officer Scott Wells and Rob Walls, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for CCOH, Inc. and iHeartMedia, Inc., Feldman is responsible for all legal matters at CCOA including developing and implementing […]

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iHeart Has Trial Date On Debt Dispute

An update on iHeart Media/Clear Channel Outdoor debt issues.  The Wall Street Journal is reporting that iHeart has a May trial date set to block a group of lenders from declaring a default on more than $3 billion in loans. In the meantime, both sides have agreed to abide by a restraining order until the trial begins. Interestingly, the argument surrounds a transfer of shares that the lenders say are worth $1.241 billion and is not permitted under the terms of the […]

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San Diego Billboard Dispute

An arrangement between a neighborhood association and a motel owner ran into some trouble in the San Diego area.  The San Diego Reader reports that Clear Channel has objected to a notice received from the owner of the Dolphin Motel to remove their billboard.  The owners of the motel had made an agreement with the Point Loma Association to remove the billboard on motel property in return for the Association’s support in waiving a handicapped parking requirement to allow for […]

by John Weller· · Comments are Disabled · Regulations

Clear Channel Outdoor Wins DC National and Dulles Airport Contract

Businesswire has announced that the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority has awarded Clear Channel Outdoor a contract to provide advertising at DC’s Washington Dulles and Reagan National airports.  Here are the highlights: An 8 term contract term with one 2 year option to extend. 4 digital sign networks, 75 HD screens and 3 large format screens at Washington Dulles Airport. 6 digital sign networks, 49 HD screens and three 21′ digital screens at Reagan National Airport. Clear Channel Airports, a division […]

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