Entercom Signs Kyle Bailey to New Multi-Year Contract Extension on WFNZ in Charlotte
PHILADELPHIA, PA – April 16, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and the unrivaled leader in sports radio, announced a new long-term contract extension with Kyle Bailey. The host of the afternoon drive on WFNZ (WFNZ-AM/FM), Charlotte’s Sports Leader, will remain on “The Clubhouse With Kyle Bailey,” weekdays from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET.
“Kyle Bailey has proven to be an outstanding sports broadcaster in Charlotte and we are thrilled that he is continuing with WFNZ,” said Matt Hanlon, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Charlotte. “He cares about the listener and demonstrates a genuine interest in the community, which is evident in the quality of the show he produces day in and day out.”
“As the flagship home of the Charlotte Hornets and Virginia Tech football, WFNZ is at the forefront of the sports scene in the Charlotte area,” said Bailey. “I look forward to continuing the conversation with fans every weekday afternoon.”
Kyle joined WFNZ in 2017 as host of the station’s midday drive before transitioning to afternoons in 2018. He previously held on-air roles for WBRW and WWBU in Blacksburg, VA, home of his alma mater Virginia Tech University.
Listeners can tune in to WFNZ (WFNZ-AM/FM) in Charlotte 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.
WFNZ 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).