CORRECTING and REPLACING Berlin School and Clear Channel Launch Competition for Leadership in Audio Innovation - Winner

  CORRECTINGand REPLACINGBerlin School and Clear Channel LaunchCompetition
  for Leadershipin Audio Innovation - Winner Receives Full-Tuition
  Scholarship To Attend Berlin School Global EMBA Program

Clear Channel Creates Council of Advertising Thought Leaders to Improve Audio
  and Out-of-Home Advertising Impact and Effectiveness; New Council To Judge
                            Leadership Competition

CORRECTION...by Clear Channel Media and Entertainment

Business Wire

BERLIN -- June 12, 2013

Subhead of release should read:Clear Channel Creates Council of Advertising
Thought Leaders to Improve Audio and Out-of-Home Advertising Impact and
Effectiveness; New Council To Judge Leadership Competition (sted xxx to
Improve Audio Advertising Impact and Effectiveness xxx).

The corrected release reads:

  BERLIN SCHOOL AND CLEAR CHANNEL LAUNCHCOMPETITION FOR LEADERSHIPIN AUDIO
INNOVATION - WINNER RECEIVES FULL-TUITION SCHOLARSHIP TO ATTEND BERLIN SCHOOL
                             GLOBAL EMBA PROGRAM

Clear Channel Creates Council of Advertising Thought Leaders to Improve Audio
  and Out-of-Home Advertising Impact and Effectiveness; New Council To Judge
                            Leadership Competition

The Berlin School of Creative Leadership andClear Channel Media and
Entertainment announced today the launch of the “Clear Channel Scholarship for
Leadership in Audio Innovation” program. The winner will receivea
full-tuition scholarship (worth 53,000 Euro) to attend the Berlin School's
prestigiousglobalExecutive MBA in Creative Leadership ProgramstartingMarch
2014. Entries are beingaccepted fromnow through October 31, 2013 and will be
judged by the Berlin School and Clear Channel’s newly formed Creative Advisory
Council (CAC); entrants to the competition will be considered on both their
professional and academic profile, as well as their response to a special
essay question about innovative audio strategies.

The global scholarship competition kicks off Clear Channel’s overarching
creative advertising initiative designed to drive excitement among the
creative community, centered on the possibilities audio and out-of-home
platforms offer and to develop leadership talent in the field. Beginning with
the Berlin School scholarship, Clear Channel will help to develop leadership
talent in the field of audio communications. In conjunction with the
competition kickoff, Berlin School President Michael Conrad will welcome Bob
Pittman, Clear Channel Chairman and CEO, to the Berlin Schoolin Cannes on
Tuesday, June 18 at 5:15 p.m. for an exclusive fireside chat to discuss
Pittman’s strategy for fostering creativity and innovative thinking at Clear
Channel.

“We are proud to work with the Berlin School and our new Creative Council to
award this scholarship to the audio industry's next creative innovator,”
saidPittman. “Joining forces with the Berlin School to drive education and
awareness of the value that audio advertising offers is a key initiative for
us, andthe Berlin School is a perfect global partner to foster such training
and development. I am also so pleased to welcome the amazing talents who have
joined our Creative Advisory Council which I am confident will make a lasting
impact on the media landscape in both audio and out-of-home.”

Members of the Berlin School Admission Committee will work closely together
withClear Channel’s newly formed Creative Advisory Council to review,
evaluate and select the scholarship winner. Clear Channel Media and
Entertainment and Clear Channel Outdoor formed the new Creative Advisory
Council to helpprovide expert insights to guide the development of innovative
approaches to audio and out-of-home advertising to maximize each medium’s
creative possibilities, as well asconsider the important role these media
play within the larger marketing mix.

Distinguished industry and agencythought leaders among the first to join the
Clear Channel Creative Council are:

      
      •     Jeff Benjamin, Chief Creative Officer, North America, JWT
      •     Lincoln Bjorkman, EVP, Chief Creative Officer, North America,
            Digitas
      •     Andrew Essex, Vice Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Droga5
      •     Paul Gunning, Chief Executive Officer, Tribal Worldwide
      •     Jonathan Hoffman, Chief Experience Officer, Starcom MediaVest
            Group
      •     Andrew Keller, Partner/Chief Executive Officer, Crispin Porter +
            Bogusky
      •     Paul LaVoie, Chairman, TAXI
      •     Benjamin Palmer, CEO / Chief Creative Officer, The Barbarian Group
      •     Chuck Porter, Partner/Chairman, Crispin Porter + Bogusky
      •     David Sable, Global Chief Executive Officer, Y&R
      •     Taras Wayner, SVP, Executive Creative Director, New York, R/GA
            

Clear Channel plans to further expand the Creative Council and will continue
to share key insights aimed at impacting and inspiringcreative advertising
industry-wide.

Sheridan Johns, director of the Berlin School, said the scholarship from Clear
Channel adds a new dimension to the mix of students in the global EMBA
program. “We are incredibly excited about this scholarship. With the rise of
social media in recent years, people tend to forget the bedrock and ubiquity
of radio on the media and advertising landscape,” Johns said. “The scholarship
aims to provide Clear Channel as well as the entire industry with exciting,
fresh ideas on how creative leadership applies to the vibrant field of audio
communication, including innovative developments in radio.”

The part-time EMBA program starts March 16, 2014 in Berlin and is designed for
senior executives in the creative industry who have a track record for
creative excellence. The Executive MBA comprises of five separate two-week
modules taking place in the USA, Asia and Berlin over 12-24 months. The ideal
candidates should be accomplished senior executives in the creative industries
with a strong professional background and track record of creative excellence.
A bachelor’s degree is a required. Application Deadline: October 31, 2013,
please visit
http://www.berlin-school.com/programs/exec-mba-in-creative-leadership/scholarships/.

If you have any questions please contact the Berlin School at tel. +49 (0)30
884 980 80 or via email:info@berlin-school.com.

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Contact:

The Berlin School of Creative Leadership
Sheridan Johns, +49 (0)30 884 980 80
info@berlin-school.com
or
Clear Channel
Angel Aristone, 212-549-7802
AngelAristone@Clearchannel.com
 
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