PHILADELPHIA, PA – August 19, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., today announced Dave O’Brien as new morning show host for 99.5 The Mountain (KQMT-FM), Denver’s classic rock powerhouse, effective August 27.
“It’s a new morning on The Mountain and we’re thrilled to have Dave O’Brien join us,” said John Fullam, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Denver. “Dave’s ability to engage fans, his passion for the music and successful track record made him the perfect choice to host mornings on 99.5 The Mountain. We look forward to having Dave’s talent and experience propel The Mountain’s morning drive to new heights.”
“I’m very excited to join the talented team at Entercom Denver and can’t wait to start rocking Denver awake every morning on 99.5 The Mountain,” said O’Brien. “I’m eager to embrace the Colorado lifestyle and I’m more than ready to return to my classic rock roots.”
O’Brien is a seasoned radio veteran with a rich history of experience in multiple formats. Prior to joining Entercom, O’Brien served as morning show host for WLHK-FM in Indianapolis, IN since 2005. During his time in Indianapolis, O’Brien was awarded Large Market Personality of the Year by the Indiana Broadcasters Association three years in a row, as well as nominated for an NAB Marconi Radio Award in 2016.
Listeners can tune in 99.5 The Mountain (KQMT-FM) in Denver 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.
99.5 The Mountain 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, currently has over 300 stations and more than 10,000 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).