Peter Kafka

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Ex-Clear Channel Digital Head Evan Harrison Lands At Billboard Giant Van Wagner

Evan Harrison, who left his post running digital for Clear Channel Radio in March, has a new job. He’s now chief creative officer at Van Wagner, the privately held billboard giant. Harrison is best known in the media industry for his expertise in music–prior to Clear Channel, he had built up AOL’s music business–and Van Wagner doesn’t have any obvious connection to that industry. But Van Wagner says Harrison’s “digital expertise will lead the company in new directions.”


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I think the NSA has a job to do and we need the NSA. But as (physicist) Robert Oppenheimer said, “When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and argue about what to do about it only after you’ve had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.”

— Phil Zimmerman, PGP inventor and Silent Circle co-founder, in an interview with Om Malik