Entercom has announced Kevin Cassidy as Senior Vice President and Market Manager for Entercom New Orleans, effective November 14. Cassidy will oversee WWL (WWL-AM/FM), home of the New Orleans Saints and Louisiana State University, B97 (WEZB-FM), Bayou 95.7 (WKBU-FM), Magic 101.9 (WLMG-FM) and The New Hot 92.9 FM (WWWL-AM). Cassidy most recently served as General Sales Manager for Entercom Dallas.
“We are excited to have Kevin take on the role of Market Manager in New Orleans,” said Brian Purdy, Regional President, Entercom. “Kevin’s vast industry experience, audio and marketing innovation, paired with outstanding leadership qualities will help raise the bar for our team in NOLA.”
“I am excited to start the next chapter of my career overseeing this strong portfolio of stations in New Orleans,” said Cassidy. “I relish this opportunity to work with the team and I look forward to leading our stations to anticipated growth in this market.”
Cassidy is a radio industry veteran with over 30 years of experience, and previously served as President of D&R National Radio Sales and Vice President and Director of Sales for iHeartRadio in Dallas. Most recently, Cassidy oversaw sales efforts for 98.7 K-LUV (KLUV-FM), 100.3 Jack FM (KJKK-FM) and ALT 103.7 (KVIL-FM) at Entercom Dallas.