Entercom Names Jerry McKenna as Program Director for STAR 94.1 in Atlanta
PHILADELPHIA, PA – September 25, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., announced the addition of Jerry McKenna as Program Director for STAR 94.1 (WSTR-FM), Atlanta’s only adult top 40 station, effective September 30. In this role, McKenna will oversee the station’s on-air and digital content.
“I am excited for Jerry McKenna to bring his breadth of knowledge to STAR 94.1,” said Rick Caffey, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Atlanta. “His insight and experience will be invaluable as we continue to deliver the engaging content Atlanta listeners deserve and expect from our station.”
“I am thrilled to be rejoining the Entercom programming team in a dynamic city like Atlanta,” said McKenna. “I thank Rick Caffey and Pat Paxton [Chief Programming Officer, Entercom] for this great opportunity. There is no doubt, STAR 94.1 is a heritage brand with tremendous equity in the market. I look forward to working with the entire team to continue growing the brand.”
McKenna joins Entercom from Cape Cod Broadcasting where he was Director of Programming. Prior to that, he spent six years as Operations Manager and Regional Program Director for Cumulus Media in Worcester-Springfield, MA. He also held programming roles for sister station MIX 104.1 (WWBX-FM) and former Entercom stations in Boston from 2002 to 2008.
Listeners can tune in to STAR 94.1 (WSTR-FM) in Atlanta 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.
STAR 94.1 is a RADIO.COM station. RADIO.COM, the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the current leader in local sports coverage, currently has over 300 stations and more than 10,000 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).