CHICAGO (6/12/12) ““ Tim Castelli, President of National Sales, Marketing & Partnerships for iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) Media and Entertainment, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s RAIN Summit Dallas, Tuesday, September 18th at the Anatole Hilton in Dallas, RAIN Summits President Jennifer Lane announced today.
RAIN Summit Dallas will be held on the day immediately preceding The Radio Show produced by RAB and NAB. A “partner event” of The Radio Show, RAIN Summit Dallas is the premiere educational and networking event for Internet radio, focusing on the intersection of radio and the Internet. RAIN Summits are geared to both broadcasters on the Web (like iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) Radio and CBS Radio), and Internet-only webcasters (like Pandora, Slacker, and AccuRadio).
Previous keynote speakers at RAIN Summits have included Pandora founder Tim Westergren, Hubbard Broadcasting (at the time Bonneville International) President and CEO Bruce Reese, NPR SVP/Digital Media Kinsey Wilson, ESPN SVP Traug Keller, CBS Radio CEO Dan Mason and Pandora CEO Joe Kennedy.