PHILADELPHIA, PA – January 16, 2020 – Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content, has been honored with “Samsung Bixby Capsule of the Year” at the Project Voice Awards, for its RADIO.COM integration, the exclusive digital home for all Entercom content across its portfolio of 235 stations. The awards honor global best-in-class achievement across the emerging voice and AI realm and took place at the organization’s annual conference in Chattanooga, Tenn. on January 15. Project Voice, the No. 1 event for voice tech and AI in America, gathered the companies and innovators who are shaping the future of voice tech as well as executives from various vertical markets.
“We’re honored to be recognized among industry leaders by Project Voice,” said David Rosenbloom, Vice President, Corporate Business Development, Entercom. “This award is a testament to our ongoing commitment to innovating in voice and to enhancing the consumer experience. With Bixby, we were able to expand the reach of RADIO.COM to millions of listeners and engage with them whenever and wherever they are with an optimized presence.”
RADIO.COM was the winner in its category, which included notable finalists like Gmail, YouTube, and CNBC. The digital platform launched in Bixby Marketplace, where Samsung smartphone users in the U.S. can add the capsule to enhance their Bixby experience, in November 2019.
RADIO.COM is an integrated digital platform where consumers discover and connect live with the Entercom portfolio of premium, curated content powered by over 235 highly rated, locally programmed radio stations and their websites, as well as live events. RADIO.COM, the fastest growing digital audio app in the U.S., currently has over 500 stations and thousands of podcasts, with more added continuously on its rapidly growing platform. RADIO.COM offers anytime, anywhere access through the RADIO.COM mobile app and website, and home and auto-connected devices, including Amazon Echo, Amazon FireTV, Sonos, Roku, Google Home, Google Chromecast, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and many more. Users can download the free RADIO.COM app for iOS and Android at RADIO.COM/app.
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).