Entercom Announces Contract Extension With Angelo Cataldi
On-Air Personality to Remain on SportsRadio 94WIP in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA, PA – November 25, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and the unrivaled leader in sports radio, and on-air morning show host Angelo Cataldi have agreed to a new multiyear contract extension. Cataldi will remain as host of the “Angelo Cataldi and the Morning Team” show on SportsRadio 94WIP (WIP-FM) in Philadelphia, continuing alongside co-hosts Al Morganti, Keith Jones and Rhea Hughes. “Angelo and the Morning Team” can be heard weekdays from 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. ET.
“Angelo Cataldi is a sports icon in the city of Philadelphia and we couldn’t be more fired up that he will continue his historic run of success on 94WIP,” said David Yadgaroff, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Philadelphia. “He is the voice of the fans and has an unmatched level of passion for all things Philadelphia sports. He sets the table for 94WIP every day, and does it at a level of greatness and consistency that has never been achieved before.”
“It’s an honor to continue my time at WIP as I move past my 30-year anniversary at the best sports station in America,” said Cataldi. “All I can do is express my appreciation to Entercom and to all of my colleagues at WIP. But most of all I want to thank the listeners who have been so loyal to me and to everyone at the morning show. I can’t believe I get to do a job I love in the city whose passion for sports is incomparable. Now let’s win another championship.”
Cataldi is a 30-year market veteran and has anchored SportsRadio 94WIP’s morning show since 1990. Since his arrival, the morning show has consistently ranked as a top-rated radio program in Philadelphia. Before joining the station, Cataldi served as the Philadelphia Eagles beat writer for The Philadelphia Inquirer, where he earned two Pulitzer Prize nominations.
Listeners can tune in to SportsRadio 94WIP (WIP-FM) in Philadelphia on air, as well as nationwide on the RADIO.COM app and website. Fans can also connect with the station on social media via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
SportsRadio 94WIP is a RADIO.COM station. RADIO.COM, the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the leader in local sports coverage, currently has over 500 stations and thousands of podcasts, with more added continuously on its rapidly growing platform. RADIO.COM is a part of Entercom.
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).