PHILADELPHIA, PA – January 27, 2020 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., has announced the promotion of Jayn to the newly created role of Music Supervisor for Alice @ 97.3 (KLLC-FM) and ALT 105.3 (KITS-FM) in San Francisco. Jayn will continue as Assistant Program Director and afternoon drive host for Alice @ 97.3.
“Besides being the musical muse behind Alice for the past 16 years, Jayn has been an integral part of the ALT 105.3 music team alongside Aaron Axelsen [Assistant Program Director and Music Director, ALT 105.3],” said Greg Nemitz, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom San Francisco. “Jayn and Aaron together are an unstoppable force and will continue to make these two stations leaders in this market.”
“The words ‘dream job’ are overused but when they truly apply, you need to use them again,” said Jayn. “To work for Michael Martin [Senior Vice President of Programming and Music Initiatives, Entercom] this last decade-plus at KLLC, and now with him at KITS as well, alongside the iconic Aaron Axelsen, is truly my dream job. I’m endlessly grateful to Michael, Aaron, Greg Nemitz, and Entercom.”
Jayn joined Alice @ 97.3 in 2004 as Assistant Program Director and Music Director. She expanded her role to midday host in 2006 before transitioning to afternoon drive in 2014. Prior to that, she spent the previous eight years serving as midday show on-air personality, Assistant Program Director and Music Director for sister station 94/7 Alternative Portland (KNRK-FM) in Portland, OR. Other previous roles include on-air personality for KRZQ-FM in Reno, NV and KEDJ-FM in Phoenix. Jayn began her career writing news for radio as a summer intern in the gallery of the House of Representatives.
Axelsen will remain in his roles as Assistant Program Director and Music Director of ALT 105.3.
Alice @ 97.3 and ALT 105.3 are RADIO.COM stations. RADIO.COM, the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the 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.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).