has been hired by Clear Channel to head the New York unit’s digital division. Hall will oversee the strategy and integration of all digital platforms to promote audience and ratings growth.
Hall will direct Clear Channel New York’s Intergrated Media Programming Department and oversee all social media activity.
He will also be responsible for creating digital product that is unique and exclusive.
“Digital has long been a core component of Clear Channel Radio New York’s industry-leading brands,” says Cadillac Jack, operations manager, Clear Channel Radio New York. “Colby has a track record as an innovator and I’m excited to have him work alongside our program directors to further develop these brands in the digital space. The digital DNA of our brands paired with the explosive growth of iHeartRadio gives Clear Channel Radio New York an ability to connect with consumers that no other media group can match.”
Hall previously served as managing editor at Mediaite.com. Under his leadership, the Website made leaps and bounds in traffic, with over 6 milion unique monthly visitors in just two years.
Clear Channel New York consists of WLTW, WHTZ, WKTU, WAXQ, and WWPR.