Bob Mackay will take over as the new Market Manager for Entercom Austin, January 27. Mackay moves to Austin from Houston where he was GSM for Entercom. He replaces Stephanie Callihan who ran Austin since 2015.
Prior to joining Entercom, Mackay was President of Marsades Media which provides audio and digital marketing and sales solutions to clients that included Comcast and Entravision Media.
Mackay’s radio resume includes Radio One Houston as Director of Sales, Cox Radio as General Sales Manager, Emmis Communications as Vice President, and Director of Sales at Clear Channel.
Entercom Austin includes Majic 95.5 (KKMJ-FM), Mix 94.7 (KAMX-FM), Talk Radio 1370 (KJCE-AM), and The New Hot 95.9 (KKMJ-HD3).
“Bob has earned the trust and respect of his teams and clients alike and we are thrilled he is remaining at Entercom,” said Brian Purdy, Regional President, Entercom. “As General Sales Manager he delivered outstanding results and we are excited for him to bring his energy and drive to Austin.”
“I am grateful for the support of Entercom Houston Market Manager Sarah Frazier and Regional President Doug Abernethy and am especially thankful that Brian Purdy [Regional President and Market Manager, Entercom Dallas] tapped me to work with the Entercom Austin team,” said Mackay. “It can’t get much better than to be promoted in the best media company and continue to live in the great state of Texas.”