Clear Channel Communications in San Antonio, Texas, has officially named Mark Mays as president/CEO.

Clear Channel Communications in San Antonio, Texas, has officially named Mark Mays as president/CEO.

Mays, who was previously president/COO, has served as interim CEO since May 7. He stepped in for his father, Lowry Mays, who took time off from his role as chairman/CEO to recover from surgery for a brain condition.

Lowry Mays will remain chairman of the board of Clear Channel, which has radio, live entertainment and outdoor display operations.

Mark Mays was named president/COO in 1993.