Entercom has hired Alex Silverman as PD for KYW Newsradio (KYW-AM) in Philadelphia. Silverman had been APD for News and Programming at WCBS Newsradio 880 (WCBS-AM) in New York, also owned by Entercom. He joined Entercom in 2011 as an anchor for WCBS Newsradio 880.
“We are thrilled to welcome Alex to the KYW Newsradio family,” said David Yadgaroff, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Philadelphia. “He’s a great fit to lead this iconic Philadelphia brand into an exciting next chapter.”
“KYW Newsradio is the beating heart of Philadelphia,” said Silverman. “I’m incredibly excited and honored to lead the top-notch team of news professionals who make it vital, both now and into the future.”