Entercom Announces 2019 Programming Format Captains
PHILADELPHIA, PA – January 28, 2019 – Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, today announced the 2019 roster of Format Captains across the company.
The following executives have been named Format Captains:
Mark Chernoff and Matt Nahigian – Sports
Chris Ebbott – Classic Hits
Alan Furst – Talk
Jimmy Gonzalez – Spanish Language
Mike Kaplan – Alternative
Brian Kelly – Top 40
Ben Mevorach and Ken Charles – News
Dave Richards – Rock / Classic Rock
Tim Roberts – Country
Reggie Rouse – Urban
Jim Ryan and Nikki Nite – Adult Contemporary
Steve Salhany – Hot Adult Contemporary
Michael Martin will continue in his role as Senior Vice President of Programming and Music Initiatives, overseeing all national artist bookings and routing efforts for the company, along with other music industry initiatives coming this year.
“We are fortunate to have so many qualified, talented people within our organization,” said Pat Paxton, President of Programming, Entercom. “I look forward to the collaboration that will take place to ensure that our brands continue to excel in every way.”
Format Captains are assigned for a period of one year and this responsibility is added to their existing role.
About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 170 million people each month through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at www.audacyinc.wpengine.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).