Entercom Appoints Sarah Harris as VP of Social Impact
|RADIO ONLINE | Tuesday, November 13, 2018|
Entercom names Sarah Harris as Vice President of Social Impact, effective January 2. In this newly created role, Harris will oversee all aspects of Entercom's community engagement initiatives including its recently launched corporate social responsibility platform, Entercom Cares. Harris brings over 15 years of experience creating entertainment driven cause and social impact marketing campaigns to the company. Most recently, she served as Senior VP for Emmis Communications where she founded and led "Incite," a cause and social marketing division.
"We are delighted to welcome Sarah to the Entercom family as we continue to expand our corporate social responsibility efforts with the launch of Entercom Cares," said Entercom Executive VP/General Counsel Andrew Sutor. "Sarah is a pioneer in cause and social impact marketing, and wholeheartedly believes in the power of media to create positive impact. With her significant experience and expertise in creating and managing social impact programs and campaigns, Sarah will be a terrific addition to our team."
"Entercom does tremendous good in our communities across the country, contributing significant value to important nonprofit organizations each year through public service announcements, fundraising, volunteerism, and more," added Harris. "The company's expanded platform and influential, local connection nationwide provides the opportunity to lead on key social impact issues. I look forward to working with the Entercom team to build on the strength of our longstanding commitments by further engaging our employees, aligning our vast community service efforts with the values of our local consumers, and creating meaningful change in communities nationwide."
Previously, Harris served as Director of Community Outreach for Emmis Communications. Harris holds an MA in Philanthropic Studies and an MPA in Nonprofit Management from Indiana University and recently completed University of Pennsylvania's Executive Education in Social Impact Strategy.