PHILADELPHIA, PA – April 18, 2018 – Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, has been honored with three Gracie Awards, presented by the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF). The Gracies recognize individual achievement and exemplary programming created by, for and about women in all facets of media and entertainment.
In the National Radio category, Liana Huth was honored in the “Producer” subcategory for her work on the “I’m Listening” campaign for mental health awareness and suicide prevention. The annual campaign debuted in 2017 and features personal stories from artists and celebrities while offering help and resources to listeners via a live call-in option. The campaign includes a two-hour on-air special on World Suicide Prevention Day broadcasted live across all Entercom platforms and is supported by suicide prevention PSAs and on-air promos.
Additionally, in the Local Radio category, Nina Hajian was honored in the “Host-Morning Drive” subcategory for her work on “Shoboy in the Morning” and TJ Taormina of “The TJ Show” in Boston was honored in the “Soft News Feature” subcategory.
The National TV, Radio and Interactive Media award winners will be honored at the 43nd Annual Gracie Awards® Gala in Los Angeles, CA on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. The 2018 gala benefits the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation, a charitable non-profit that creates educational programs, charitable activities and scholarship initiatives to benefit the public and women in the media.
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About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 100 million people each week 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).