Entercom Names Scott Roddy as Program Director and Operations Manager for 99.5 The Wolf and 105.1 The Buzz in Portland
PHILADELPHIA, PA – October 1, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., today announced Scott Roddy as Program Director and Operations Manager for 99.5 The Wolf (KWJJ-FM) and 105.1 The Buzz (KRSK-FM) in Portland, effective October 7.
“Scott has an impressive track record programming leading stations and we’re fortunate to add him to the team,” said Kim Martinez, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Portland. “I am confident his proven leadership will enable him to step in and immediately enhance the programming efforts for our stations.”
“Kim Martinez is building a world class operation at Entercom Portland and I’m excited to join her team,” said Roddy. “Her passion for our industry, audience, investors and local team is unparalleled. I’d like to thank Kim, Pat Paxton [Chief Programming Officer, Entercom], Doug Abernethy [Regional President, Entercom], Dave Richards [Senior Vice President of Programming, Entercom] and Tim Roberts [Program Director, 98.7 The Breeze] for the opportunity. I’m stoked to join the iconic Wolf and to bring some electricity back to the Buzz.”
Roddy previously served as a Program Director for Entercom from 2009 to 2013 before holding the same position for Saga Communications and, most recently, for Hubbard Broadcasting in St. Louis. Other stops include Oasis Radio Group, Susquehanna Radio and Emmis Communications.
99.5 The Wolf and 105.1 The Buzz are RADIO.COM stations. RADIO.COM, the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the current 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).