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Clear Channel's Pittman joins board of Parker/Fanning video start-up Airtime

Friday, June 1, 2012 - 11:35am

Napster co-founders Sean Parker and Shawn Fanning have recruited Clear Channel CEO Bob Pittman to serve on the board of their start-up Airtime, a live video platform for meeting new people.

Parker, who was Facebook's first president and is an investor in Spotify, told AllThingsDigital, (Pittman is) "the only media mogul who’s genuinely an entrepreneur." Pittman, who rode the success of Clear Channel's iHeartRadio initiative to the CEO post last year, returned the compliment: "Sean and Shawn have a unique ability to see opportunities in the consumer internet and create services that fundamentally change our culture."

Read more in AllThingsDigital here.

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