Entercom Names Nick and Kristen as Morning Show Hosts for 99.5 The Wolf in Portland
PHILADELPHIA, PA – January 16, 2020 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., today announced Nick and Kristen as hosts of the new morning show on 99.5 The Wolf (KWJJ-FM), Portland’s No. 1 in country music: Nashville’s voice in the northwest. The “Nick and Kristen” show will air weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. PT, beginning Wednesday, January 22.
“Nick and Kristen’s accessible sound, positivity and family friendly approach will resonate not only with new country fans but the entire Portland community,” said Kim Martinez, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Portland. “Their show will bring the trials of a married couple to life in funny, creative and interactive ways. Their unique take on the topic of the day, deep relationships within the local community and accessible personalities make them the perfect choice to wake up with on the Wolf.”
“We are so thrilled to work alongside Kim Martinez and Scott Roddy [Program Director and Operations Manager, 99.5 The Wolf],” said Nick and Kristen. “Both are dynamic and inspiring leaders in our industry who elevate their staff and their stations. We’re equally as excited to share our lives and bring the best new country to Portland.”
Prior to joining Entercom, Nick and Kristen served as on-air hosts for KOIT-FM in San Francisco for the last three years. They previously held the same roles for KNTY-FM in Sacramento, CA. The couple met ten years ago in Las Vegas where Kristen served as an anchor for sister station News Talk Radio 840 AM (KXNT-AM) and Nick served as an on-air personality for sister station 98.5 KLUC (KLUC-FM).
Listeners can tune in to 99.5 The Wolf (KWJJ-FM) in Portland 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.
99.5 The Wolf 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 100 million people each week 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).