Sean Shannon Named VP/Market Manager For Entercom-Sacramento
February 22, 2013
Sean Shannon is named VP/Market Manager for Entercom's Sacramento cluster. He joins from Entercom-Seattle, where he was Director Of Sales. Shannon will take over next week for John Geary, who retired after a 45-year career in radio.
Shannon is a 24-year radio veteran and has been with Entercom since 2009. Prior to that he had eight year stints with both Clear Channel and Fisher Broadcasting. He currently teaches a marketing course at the University of Washington’s Professional and Continuing Education Department, and he obtained his MBA from the Foster School at the University of Washington in 2009.
"Our brands are unique, our ratings are formidable and we are a market leader in revenue. Entercom is in a strong position in Sacramento; my goal is to make us even stronger," said Shannon. "I can’t wait to start working with this incredibly gifted team."
"I am very excited for Sacramento and for Entercom to be able to promote from within and reward the solid results Sean has produced in Seattle these last four years," said Entercom Regional President Deborah Kane. "Sean is a dynamic individual. His passion for the business, intelligence and authenticity are great fits for leading these incredible brands to the next level."