Entercom Names Rich Zeoli as Morning Show Host of Talk Radio 1210 WPHT in Philadelphia
“The Rich Zeoli Show” To Wake Up Philadelphia on Weekdays
PHILADELPHIA, PA – May 7, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., announced that on-air personality Rich Zeoli will host the morning drive on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT (WPHT-AM), Philadelphia’s Talk Radio Leader. “The Rich Zeoli Show” will air weekdays from 5:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. ET beginning May 13. Zeoli previously hosted the afternoon drive for the station since 2015.
“Rich is a compelling and thought-provoking radio host and we’re looking forward to seeing him shine in the mornings on WPHT,” said David Yadgaroff, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Philadelphia. “From interviewing the President to covering what’s hot in pop culture or entertainment, to Rich’s passion for recognizing local police officers, his funny and poignant style always shines a light on what everyone is talking about.”
“For years I have had one simple goal: to blend information and humor to make entertaining talk radio. Moving to mornings is an honor and a challenge and I’m thrilled that my team will be moving with me,” said Zeoli. “I’m grateful to David Field [Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Entercom] and David Yadgaroff for entrusting me to take this heritage radio station to the next level. I am enormously grateful to the most loyal audience in talk radio and together we will make ‘The Rich Zeoli Show’ the new destination for Philadelphia listeners to start the day with information, humor, and the biggest names in politics.”
Zeoli joined Entercom as an on-air host in 2010. During his career, he has been deeply involved in all levels of politics and has acted as an advisor to the President, Governor, and members of Congress. Zeoli is also the founder of RZC Impact, a communications firm specializing in media training, public speaking, and strategy. His clients have included Fortune 100 C-Suite executives, national television personalities, and bestselling authors. He is the author of “The Seven Principles of Public Speaking: Proven Methods of a PR Pro.”
Listeners can tune in to Talk Radio 1210 WPHT (WPHT-AM) 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.
Talk Radio 1210 WPHT 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, has over 300 stations and 3,000 podcasts. 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).