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Robert Pittman


Robert W. Pittman is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of iHeartMedia, Inc., a leading global media, digital and entertainment company which includes iHeartMedia, which has a greater reach than any other radio or television outlet in the United States reaching over 245 million listeners every month, and Clear Channel Outdoor, with more than one million displays in over 30 countries. Pittman is the 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.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • San Antonio, TX
  • United States

Robert Pittman Investments (28)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
NUGGS 09-Jul-2019 Seed Round 000 Food Products Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
000000000 19-Apr-2017 00000 00000 0000 Database Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
00000.00 14-Sep-2016 00000 00000 0000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
00000 21-Jul-2016 00000 00000 000 Air Profitable 000000 0000000
0000000 000000 13-Jan-2015 00000 00000 0000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
0000000 06-Jun-2014 00000 00000 000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
000000000 18-Sep-2013 0000 00000 00.00 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
00000000 16-Sep-2013 0000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 000000 0000000
Red Tricycle 29-Jan-2013 Later Stage VC 00.000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Cools 27-Jun-2012 Angel (individual) 00.00 Internet Retail Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
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Robert Pittman Exits (11)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Droga5 01-May-2019 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Completed
00000000 30-Jun-2017 000 00 00000000 Completed
0000 00 15-Nov-2016 000000000000000000 Completed
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0000000 02-Apr-2016 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
  • 0000
00000000 01-Apr-2015 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000
00000 00000000 02-May-2013 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000000000000
0000000000000 01-Feb-2012 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000
00000 16-Dec-2011 000 000 Completed
Next New Networks 07-Mar-2011 Merger/Acquisition Completed
The Huffington Post 07-Mar-2011 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Completed
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Robert Pittman Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Robert Pittman Angel Investor 00 San Antonio, TX