Mr. Robert Pittman serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at iHeartMedia. He also serves as Board Member at Airtime. He is a Co-Founder and Programmer who led the team that created MTV and has been CEO of MTV Networks, AOL Networks, Six Flags Theme Parks, Quantum Media, Century 21 Real Estate, and Time Warner Enterprises. He was also COO of America Online, Inc. and later of AOL Time Warner. He is a founding member of Pilot Group, LLC, a New York Private investment firm, and is an established philanthropist. Pittmans history in radio began at age 15 when he worked as an on-air announcer in his native Mississippi; he went on to successfully program a number of radio stations, including WNBC in New York. Among other recognition, he was named one of Advertising Age's 10 Marketers Who Changed American Culture and 50 Pioneers and Visionaries of TV, and one of LIFE Magazine's Five Original Thinkers of the '80s.