PHILADELPHIA, PA – February 11, 2020 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., named Lisa Powell as Senior Vice President and Market Manager for Entercom Greensboro, effective immediately. In this role, she will have oversight of 102 JAMZ (WJMH-FM), 93.1 The Wolf (WPAW-FM), 97.1 QMG (WQMG-FM), 98.7 Simon (WSMW-FM), Big Weal Gospel (WEAL-AM) and WPET AM 950 (WPET-AM). Powell was previously Vice President of Sales for Entercom Greensboro since 2013.
“For over two decades, Lisa has faithfully led our sales efforts in the Triad and obtained outstanding results,” said Doug Abernethy, Regional President, Entercom. “We are excited to recognize her accomplishments with a well-deserved promotion and are confident in her ability to lead our cluster to further growth.”
“I am blessed to work with a dynamic group of professionals who are highly engaged,” said Powell. “We focus on bringing the best of audio to our listeners and innovative marketing platforms to our partners. It has been my privilege to work with Entercom for so many years and to be part of the tremendous growth and vision led by people like Weezie Kramer [Chief Operating Officer, Entercom]. There has never been a better time to be with a progressive media company like Entercom. I am excited for what the future holds for our staff and the community we serve.”
Powell joined Entercom in 1996 as General Sales Manager before being elevated to Director of Sales in 2001 and later Vice President of Sales in 2013. She will succeed Brent Millar, who recently announced his retirement.
102 JAMZ, 93.1 The Wolf, 97.1 QMG, 98.7 Simon, Big Weal Gospel and WPET AM 950 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).