PHILADELPHIA, PA – July 22, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., today announced Walter Flakus has been named Assistant Program Director and afternoon drive host for 107.7 The End (KNDD-FM), Seattle’s only alternative station and the place for new music discovery. Flakus will be on air weekdays from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. PT, effective August 6.
“We’re thrilled to welcome such a talented programmer to the 107.7 The End team,” said Jack Hutchison, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Seattle. “Walter brings extensive experience and leadership both on and off the air which will benefit listeners and partners.”
“I’m so excited to be a part of the history of such a legendary station like 107.7 The End. It’s been on my to-do list for many years,” said Flakus. “I’d like to extend many thanks to Leslie Scott [Program Director, 107.7 The End] and Dave Richards [Senior Vice President, Programming and Operations, Entercom Seattle] for making this happen. I guess now it’s time to invest in a rain jacket.”
Prior to joining Entercom, Flakus held various roles at WKQX-FM in Chicago including Assistant Program Director, Music Director and on-air personality. He also served as Music Director for WLUP-FM in Chicago, Sirius XM Satellite Radio and WGY-FM (then WHRL-FM) in Albany, NY.
Listeners can tune in 107.7 The End (KNDD-FM) in Seattle 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.
107.7 The End 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).