PHILADELPHIA, PA – June 28, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., welcomed Ryan “Salt” MacMillan as the new morning drive co-host for 96.5 TIC FM (WTIC-FM), Hartford’s Iconic Adult Contemporary station. Effective July 1, Salt will join Hartford radio veteran Christine Lee in the studio. The duo will be on air weekdays from 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. ET.
“We are incredibly excited to bring Salt to Hartford alongside Christine Lee,” said Stephanie Perl, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Hartford. “Salt’s personality and enthusiasm are the perfect complements to our morning show and we look forward to new possibilities with his addition to 96.5 TIC FM.”
“Boston has given me so much over the past seven years both on and off the air and I will forever be thankful, but it’s time for a new adventure in Hartford,” said Salt. “Gary Craig is a Hartford radio legend and with his long-time partner, Christine Lee, I am honored to try and continue his legacy.”
Salt will succeed Gary Craig, who recently announced his retirement after spending over 35 years with the station. Prior to joining 96.5 TIC FM, Salt served as co-host of morning show “Karson & Kennedy” on sister station Mix 104.1 (WWBX-FM) in Boston for seven years.
Listeners can tune in to 96.5 TIC FM (WTIC-FM) in Hartford 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.
96.5 TIC FM 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.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).