BALA CYNWYD, PA – Entercom Communications Corp. announced today that David Levy has joined its Board of Directors, effective immediately.
Since 2013, Mr. Levy has served as President of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., where he oversees all creative and business activity of the Turner signature entertainment networks—TBS, TNT, Turner Classic Movies, truTV, Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Adult Swim—and their digital brand extensions, as well as Turner Sports. Additionally, Mr. Levy is responsible for overseeing domestic revenue (both content distribution and advertising sales) for the Turner portfolio of networks including TNT, TBS, CNN, HLN, TCM, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Boomerang, truTV and CNN Airport Network.
Mr. Levy has been widely recognized for his outstanding leadership of Turner’s television and digital sales organizations and their effectiveness in delivering innovative, integrated solutions to customers. He has also spearheaded the huge growth of Turner Sports, which now includes rights to Major League Baseball, the NBA and the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championships.
“We are very pleased to welcome David Levy to the Entercom Board. He is a tremendously talented executive and we look forward to having the benefit of his counsel and insights,” said Entercom President and CEO David J. Field.
“I am excited to be joining the Entercom Board of Directors and look forward to working with the team. Entercom has a bright future and a great platform for serving audiences and advertisers, and I look forward to contributing to its future success.” said Mr. Levy.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is the fourth-largest radio broadcasting company in the United States, with a portfolio that, including the announced acquisition of Lincoln Financial Media, boasts over 125 highly rated radio stations in 26 top markets across the country. Known for developing unique and highly successful locally programmed stations, Entercom’s brands reach and engage close to 40 million people each week, delivering a curated mix of outstanding local personalities and a broad range of compelling music, news, talk and sports content.
Founded in 1968, Philadelphia-based Entercom also operates hundreds of events each year, attracting millions of attendees, and provides customers with a broad range of digital marketing solutions through its SmartReach Digital products.