People Moves 2/13: Ed Tyll & Rob Sussman Join Delaware 105.9
Delmarva Broadcasting News/Talk “Delaware 105.9” WXDE Lewes DE has imported Ed Tyll to host 12-3pm and Rob Sussman for 3-6pm.
The veteran talker Tyll is best known for his run on Hot Talk stations in the 1990s including WTKS-FM Orlando, WLUP Chicago, and KLSX Los Angeles. He also serves as CEO and host for Starcom Radio Network, whose list of stations include mostly Part 15 and webcasters being passed along as fully licensed stations.
Sussman joins WXDE from Pritchard Broadcasting’s cluster in Burlington IA where he served as News Director.
Hubbard Radio AC “Warm 106.9” KRWM Bremerton/Seattle has appointed Gus Swanson as Marketing/Promotions Director. Swanson most recently served as Marketing Director for CBS Radio Seattle and spent 17 years in marketing at iHeartMedia’s Seattle cluster. He fills the role previously held by Lisa Adams before she became Program Director of newly launched sister “Country 98.9” KNUC.
Hubbard Radio Seattle is pleased to announce the appointment of media marketing veteran Gus Swanson to the position of Marketing/Promotions Director for heritage Adult Contemporary WARM 106.9 (KRWM-FM).
“We are so excited to have someone with Gus’s market and business experience join the great team at WARM 106.9, it’s a very good day!” said Marc Kaye, Market Manager, Hubbard Radio Seattle.
Swanson’s experience includes more than two decades of Marketing and Branding management at some of Seattle’s most iconic radio brands. He most recently served as Marketing Director and Event Producer for CBS Radio Seattle and he led marketing teams at iHeart Seattle for 17 years.
“I’m so excited to join the WARM 106.9 team. Heritage station, strong personalities and a wonderful programming and management philosophy makes this a perfect fit,” said Swanson.
Entercom has hired Eric Lauer as Director of Sales for its three Milwaukee stations. Lauer joins the company from Scripps where he served in the same position for their two Milwaukee stations. He has also served as GSM for Cox Media Group’s clusters in Athens GA and Jacksonville.
Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, today announced that Eric Lauer has been named Director of Sales for the Milwaukee cluster which includes radio stations 103.7 KISS-FM (WXSS-FM), 99.1 The Mix (WMYX-FM) and 105.7 FM/AM 1250 The Fan (WSSP).
“I have known Eric since he first arrived in the market and his passion, intellect and leadership skills were apparent immediately,” said Chuck Sullivan, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Milwaukee and Madison. “We feel very fortunate to have him partner with us to lead the Milwaukee team.”
“I was attracted to the culture Chuck has created in Milwaukee and have been so impressed with his team and Entercom’s resources,” said Eric Lauer. “I’m grateful to work for a company that is as passionate about radio as I am and can’t wait to play some offense.”
Prior to joining Entercom Milwaukee, Eric held sales management roles with Cox Media Group in Florida and Georgia. Most recently, he served as General Sales Manager at Scripps Milwaukee.