BALA CYNWYD, PA – Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) announced today the promotion of Louise Kramer to Chief Operating Officer.
Ms. Kramer is a media veteran who has been with Entercom since 2000, most recently serving as Station Group President. In this role, she spearheaded the company’s reinvention efforts, focusing on enhancing the company’s future growth and directly overseeing several of the company’s markets. Ms. Kramer is a member of Entercom’s Operating Committee and, since 2013, has served as chairperson.
Entercom’s President and Chief Executive Officer David Field stated, “Weezie is an enormously talented and effective leader who has made a huge impact on our organization since she joined Entercom in 2000. Like so many great leaders, she is totally and selflessly committed to her team’s success, bringing her vast energy, intelligence, creativity, and high standards to our entire organization. I am thrilled to see her continue to rise to the highest levels of our company.”
“It is an honor to be part of the Entercom leadership team,” said Ms. Kramer. “It’s a great time to be at Entercom. We’re investing in brands, talent, and our people to ensure that we continue to grow as the most powerful local media solutions provider in our markets. We have such an extraordinary group of employees. I can’t imagine anything more fun than being part of this team.”
In her 30-year media career, Ms. Kramer has held leadership and management roles, including several positions with CBS prior to joining Entercom. She is a past chair of the RAB Board of Directors and the first woman to chair the RAB Board. She currently serves on the RAB Executive Committee. In 2013, Ms. Kramer received the Frances Preston Trailblazer Award for Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio Group.
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.