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Kim Reis Exits Entercom as VP/Digital Market Operations
Kim Reis
Kim Reis
Entercom VP/Digital Market Operations Kim Reis exits the company after her position was eliminated. She has worked in the media industry for 26 years and joined the radio giant as Director of Digital Audience Engagement in July, 2013. Prior to her tenure at Entercom, she was Digital Media & More

Entercom's New Podcast for Yankee's Fans with John Sterling
Entercom has announced the launch of Pinstripes & Bright Lights, a RADIO.COM Original podcast series hosted by legendary play-by-play New York Yankees radio broadcaster John Sterling. The weekly podcast will focus on baseball and Yankees history. In Pinstripes & Bright Lights, Sterling More

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iHM/DC-Baltimore Names Danny Bortnick Region SVP/Sales
Danny Bortnick
Danny Bortnick
iHeartMedia names Danny Bortnick as Region Senior Vice President of Sales for Washington DC-Baltimore, effective immediately. He'll oversee the sales operations teams in both markets. Bortnick is a media veteran with over a decade of experience, most recently serving as the Senior VP/Sales for More

Entercom and Kansas City Royals Ink Broadcast Extension
Kansas City Royals
Kansas City Royals
Entercom and the Kansas City Royals have announced a new five-year extension to continue airing the MLB team on KCSP-AM (610 Sports Radio) through the 2024 season. The Sports outlet been the broadcast home of the team in the Kansas City market since 2008. Under the agreement, 610 Sports Radio More

WWL/New Orleans Host Seth Dunlap Takes Leave of Absense
Seth Dunlap
Seth Dunlap
Only days after someone posted a homophobic comment on WWL/New Orleans' Twitter account targeting its own Sports host Seth Dunlap, an openly gay man, he's decided to take leave of absence. So far, the News/Talk outlet owned by Entercom has offered no explanation as to posted it and why. The post More

Report: WWL Tweets Homophobic Slur to Their Own Radio Host
WWL/New Orleans
WWL/New Orleans
A homophobic slur in response to a link posted by WWL/New Orleans sports host Seth Dunlap showed up on the station's Twitter account on Tuesday, but was quickly deleted, reports Big Easy Magazine. Dunlap, an openly gay man, serves as the host of the More

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WXRV (92.5 The River)/Boston Ups Donald St. Sauveur to COO
Donald St. Sauveur
Donald St. Sauveur
AAA WXRV-FM (92.5 The River)/Boston General Manager Donald St. Sauveur is elevated to Chief Operating Officer of the company. He'll now oversee WXRV along with its cluster in Montpelier, VT, that includes AAA WNCS-FM (The Point). Prior to joining "92.5 The River," St. Sauveur served as Director of More

Entercom Suffers Severe Damage Across its Entire Network
After days of returned email, RADIO ONLINE has learned that the computer systems at Entercom Communications have suffered a company-wide outage. In an internal memo obtained by R|O issued on Monday, Entercom says that last weekend it "suffered severe damage" across its entire network, in all More

Larrimore Exits WPRO-WPRV/Providence as Program Director
Neil Larrimore
Neil Larrimore
Veteran News/Talk programmer Neil Larrimore exits as Program Diretor of Cumulus Media's WPRO-AM & WEAN-AM and Business News/Talk WPRV-AM/Providence. He previously worked at iHeartMedia, where he was Program Director and Brand Manager for iHM's Information brands in Phoenix and Tucson. Prior to More

RADIO.COM Sports, Action Network Partner for SG Content
RADIO.com Sports and The Action Network
RADIO.com Sports and The Action Network
Entercom has announced a content distribution partnership with The Action Network, a media company featuring news, information and an industry app focused on sports betting and fantasy content. The "broad scale" agreement utilizes the reach of RADIO.COM Sports, More

Jay Hicks Named Program Director of WPGC/Washington DC
Jay Hicks
Jay Hicks
Entercom appoints Jay Hicks as Program Director for heritage Rhythmic CHR WPGC-FM/Washington, DC, effective September 16. He joins the company from Buffalo where he served as Brand Manager for WBLK-FM and WBUF-FM. Prior to that, Hicks was Program Director for WGPR-FM and WHTD-FM (Hot 102.7)/Detroit More

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Eric Mastel Names Cumulus Charleston SC VP/Market Manager
Eric Mastel
Eric Mastel
30-year radio broadcast exec Eric Mastel is appointed VP/Market Manager for Cumulus/Charleston, SC. He's inbound from Savannah, GA, where he held similar duties for the past eight years. Mastel succeeds Sherry Dollar, who died in July. Prior to joining Cumulus in 2011, Mastel was President of Max More

Entercom Appoints Mike Kennedy OM/PD of Kansas City Duo
Mike Kennedy
Mike Kennedy
Entercom/Kansas City appoints 30-year broadcast vet Mike Kennedy as Program Director and Operations Manager of Country WDAF-FM (106.5 The Wolf) and Hot AC KZPT-FM (99.7 The Point), effective immediately. His previous programming and on-air roles include crosstown KBEQ-FM from 2002-2017, as well as More

Radio Show Session to Feature Major Radio Group CEOs
Radio Show
Radio Show
The CEOs of the three largest radio broadcast groups -- iHeartMedia, Entercom and Cumulus Media -- will headline a special session focused on the future of the industry during the Radio Show luncheon program on Wednesday, September 25. The session, entitled "2020 More

Entercom Announces 2-Hour Mental Health Awareness Broadcast
Entercom has announced a two-hour live, commercial-free broadcast special, "I'm Listening," to raise awareness around mental health and mark the start of National Suicide Prevention Week. As part of its multiplatform yearlong "I'm Listening" campaign, the broadcast will air nationwide on Sunday, More

KDKA Welcomes Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back James Conner
James Conner
James Conner
Entercom taps Pittsburgh Steelers running back James Conner to join KDKA-FM (93.7 The Fan) throughout the 2019 National Football League season. The "James Conner Show" will air as part of the station's afternoon show "The PM Team with Poni and Mueller," Mondays at 5pm ET beginning September 9. More

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