WEEI Adds New Affiliate In Northern New Hampshire
January 3, 2013 at 3:39 PM (PT)
GREAT EASTERN RADIO Talk WWHQ (temporary simulcast of sister Talk WTPL (107.7 THE PULSE)/MEREDITH, NH will join the network of stations relaying the Sports format of ENTERCOM Sports WEEI-F/BOSTON, starting on FRIDAY (1/4). The station, with new calls WZEI, will be the 8th affiliate of the WEEI network.
ENTERCOM BOSTON VP/Market Manager JEFF BROWN said, “Adding an eighth WEEI affiliate truly validates our flagship station’s strength in programming and leading sports coverage. ENTERCOM is proud to extend the WEEI footprint to listeners in the northern NEW HAMPSHIRE market as we kick off 2013.”
“We are very excited to bring coverage of everything NEW ENGLAND sports to the LAKES REGION of NEW HAMPSHIRE with 101.5 WZEI,” said GREAT EASTERN CEO JEFF SHAPIRO. “GREAT EASTERN RADIO and WEEI have a great partnership that has been key to great sports programming in northern NEW ENGLAND for the past few years, and we look forward to extending that for years to come!”
“I’m thrilled that we are able to bring the WEEI brand to the NEW ENGLAND sports fans of central and northern NEW HAMPSHIRE,” said JASON WOLFE, VP/Programming and Operations for ENTERCOM BOSTON. “WZEI-FM will reach upwards of 300,000 listeners throughout the LAKES REGION and we will continue to work very hard every day, to provide them with a most entertaining and compelling product.”