This year’s annual fundraiser for the Broadcasters Foundation of America’s charitable work honored Bob Pittman, chairman-CEO of iHeartMedia. Shown at the Feb. 29 event in New York are (l-r): Mo Rocca (humorist and CBS Sunday Morning correspondent), John Sykes (president of iHeartMedia Entertainment Enterprises), Cam (country recording artist), Pittman, Jim Thompson (president of the Broadcasters Foundation), Jarl Mohn (president of NPR) and Phil Lombardo (chairman of the Broadcasters Foundation). Photo: Wendy Moger-Bross
The MTV, AOL, Time Warner and radio veteran will be honored by the Broadcasters Foundation of America at its annual gala in New York on Feb. 29.
Bob Pittman, 57, the former CEO of MTV Networks and COO of America Online Inc., yesterday was named chief executive of the radio giant’s parent company, CC Media Holdings Inc.