Entercom Named a Finalist for 12 Radio Ink Convergence Awards



Most of any radio company

Bala Cynwyd, PA – Recently Radio Ink Magazine announced the finalists for their third annual Radio Ink Convergence Awards, which will be presented at the 2013 Convergence Conference, March 4-5 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California. Entercom Communications was named a finalist for twelve Radio Ink Convergence Awards from Best Website to Best Use of Social Media, the most of any radio company.

“Entercom has emerged as a leading provider of integrated multi-platform marketing solutions with powerful digital capabilities to harness our brands.  Roughly 30 million Americans tune into Entercom stations weekly and millions of them regularly engage with our brands and personalities via Facebook, Twitter, text, apps, email and other digital platforms,” said Entercom President and CEO David Field

“Congratulations to everyone at Entercom who was named a finalist for these awards.  It’s validation of the hard work, creativity and vision that went into delivering outstanding content to our passionate fans and real results for our clients.” 

Entercom’s 12 finalists include:

Best Website Top 50 Market

WEEI, Boston                                     KQRC, Kansas City                            WWL, New Orleans

Best Website Markets 51+

KISS98.5.com

Best Mobile APP

WEEI, Boston                                     WGR, Buffalo                                      KQRC, Kansas City

Best Use of Social Media

Entercom Boston                               Entercom Denver                              Entercom Seattle

Streaming

KGMZ 95.7 The Game, San Francisco

Client Focused Digital Solution

Entercom Portland – Kathy Smith

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About Entercom

Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM), led by President and CEO David Field, is one of the largest radio broadcasting companies in the United States, with a nationwide portfolio of over 100 stations in 23 markets, including San Francisco, Boston, Seattle, Denver, Portland, Sacramento and Kansas City.

Known for developing unique and highly successful locally programmed stations, Entercom is home to some of radio’s most distinguished brands and compelling personalities. The company is also the radio broadcast partner of the Boston Red Sox, Boston Celtics, Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabres, Kansas City Royals, Memphis Grizzlies, New Orleans Saints, New Orleans Hornets, Oakland Athletics and San Jose Sharks.

Entercom focuses on creating effective multi-platform marketing solutions for its customers, incorporating the company’s audio, digital and experiential assets. Additionally, the company has a long-standing commitment to responsible corporate citizenship and environmental stewardship. Entercom stations play a vital, hands-on role in improving their communities, providing over $100 million in annual support for local charitable organizations.

The company’s radio stations have received numerous awards, including multiple Edward R. Murrow Awards for excellence in broadcast journalism, as well as the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Marconi Award for excellence in radio broadcasting.  In 2012, Entercom was named by Information Week as one of the Top 500 Technology Innovators in the United States.

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