Entercom Donates Oregon AM to MMTC
December 23, 2013 at 4:04 AM (PT)
ENTERCOM has announced the donation of Sports KWOD-A/SALEM, OR to the MINORITY MEDIA AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL (MMTC). The station has been simulcasting sister Sports KFXX-A (1080 THE FAN)/PORTLAND since 2010. The MMTC has previously been the recipient of AM license donations from CLEAR CHANNEL.
MMTC President DAVID HONIG said, “ENTERCOM is a terrific example of a company that truly has the public interest at heart. Thanks to this generous gift to MMTC, we can train more new entrants in broadcast ownership and further our mission of promoting diversity in entrepreneurship.”
ENTERCOM President and CEO DAVID FIELD added, “We are very excited to be donating this station and providing a new radio entrepreneur with the opportunity to become a great broadcaster and radio station owner. We appreciate the leadership of DAVID HONIG and the MMTC staff and all they do to help enable these opportunities and mentor minority broadcasters.”