Entercom Reaches Multiyear Contract Extension With On-air Hosts Mercedes Martinez and JC Fernandez
Duo to Remain as Hosts of “Mercedes in the Morning” on Mix 94.1 in Las Vegas
PHILADELPHIA, PA – January 19, 2021 – Entercom announced new multiyear contract extensions with on-air personalities Mercedes Martinez and JC Fernandez. Both Martinez and Fernandez will continue as morning show hosts of “Mercedes in the Morning” on Mix 94.1 (KMXB-FM) in Las Vegas, weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. PT.
“Mercedes and JC are both integral parts of our station’s programming and do a phenomenal job at setting the tone for our listeners’ days ahead,” said Dan Kearney, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Las Vegas. “Keeping them in the fold for the foreseeable future was a big priority for us, and we’re delighted to have them continue delivering fun and informative content each and every morning.”
“We are thrilled to continue our radio journey with Mix 94.1 and Entercom,” said Martinez. “I’d like to extend many thanks to Pat Paxton [Chief Programming Officer, Entercom], Dan Kearney, and J. Love [Brand Manager, Mix 94.1] for their support.”
“It is a privilege to continue with the station I love, with the people I love, in the city that love,” said Fernandez.
Martinez began her radio career in Colorado as an intern, but has spent the majority of her career in Las Vegas, having served as morning show host for Mix 94.1 since 1997. Fernandez launched his radio career at Mix 94.1 in 1997, serving in a variety of roles before elevating to executive producer of the station’s morning show in 1998 and co-host in 2015.
Listeners can tune in to Mix 94.1 (KMXB-FM) in Las Vegas 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. For more information, including show and talent social media handles, please visit https://mix941fm.radio.com/shows/mercedes-in-the-morning.
About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is the #1 creator of live, original local audio content in the U.S and the unrivaled leader in local radio sports and news. Home to the nation’s most influential collection of podcasts, digital and broadcast content, and premium live experiences, Entercom engages over 170 million consumers each month. Available on every device in every major U.S. market, the company delivers the industry’s most compelling live and on-demand content and experiences from voices and influencers its communities trust and love. Entercom’s robust portfolio of assets and integrated solutions offer advertisers today’s most engaged audiences through targeted reach, brand amplification and local activation—all at national scale. Learn more at www.audacyinc.wpengine.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).