PHILADELPHIA, PA – September 24, 2019 – Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content, today announced a collaboration with Apple to integrate its robust portfolio of leading news, sports and music stations into the Apple iOS13 software, launched today as part of Apple’s latest technology update.
“Today marks an exciting new day in audio,” said David Field, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Entercom. “We are delighted to partner with Apple to provide listeners with enhanced access to our lineup of many of the country’s leading radio brands and personalities and other rich audio content. By integrating radio directly into their latest technology, Apple sends a clear message about the importance of local radio, the country’s number one reach medium.”
All Apple platforms, including iOS, macOS, tvOS, Windows, watchOS, CarPlay and HomePod will feature direct access to RADIO.COM stations via Siri and Apple Music beginning today.
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).