PHILADELPHIA, PA – May 15, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., today announced the appointment of Matthew Malone to the role of Program Director for FM 101.9 (WQMP-FM), Orlando’s New Alternative, effective immediately.
“Matt has an impressive knowledge of the Alternative format and embraces everything about it,” said Claudia Menegus, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Orlando. “His connection to the music and the audience is real and very refreshing. He’s a great addition to our team and we can’t wait for the future of this great station with Matt’s leadership and passion for the brand.”
“I am incredibly excited to be a part of the Entercom Orlando team and to be working with Claudia,” said Malone. “Being a part of a company that is actively embracing the Alternative format, helping it grow, and under the guidance of a programmer that I have long respected, Mike Kaplan [Senior Vice President of Programming, Entercom New York], I know that we can accomplish great things in Central Florida.”
Prior to joining Entercom, Malone served as Assistant Program Director and Music Director for KCJK-FM in Kansas City. He has also served as a programming assistant for WLS-FM in Chicago, on-air personality for WLUM-FM in Milwaukee and Assistant Program Director KURQ-FM in San Luis Obispo, CA.
Listeners can tune in to FM 101.9 (WQMP-FM) in Orlando 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.
FM 101.9 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).