Progressive Programming and the Future of Radio in a Streaming Age
Oct 10 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Artist Center: Panels
Reggie Rouse is the Urban Format Captain at Entercom and the Program Director for V-103 (WVEE-FM) at Entercom Atlanta. Entercom is a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S. Entercom reaches over 170 million people each month through a robust portfolio of 235 radio stations, live events and digital platforms, and is the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio.
Rouse joined Entercom is 1997 as Assistant Program Director and Producer for “The Donnie Simpson Morning Show” on sister station WPGC 99.5 FM (WPGC-FM) in Washington D.C. In 2005, he transitioned to assume the role of Program Director for V-103, Atlanta’s #1 for hip-hop and R&B. Rouse became Urban Format Captain for Entercom in 2018. In this role, Rouse has oversight of Entercom’s urban radio stations, which includes V-103, 100.3 JACK FM (KJKK-HD2) in Dallas, 102 JAMZ (WJMH-FM) and 97.1 QMG (WQMG-GM) in Greensboro, 96.3 The Block (WFBC-HD2) in Greenville, The New Hot 92.9 FM (WWWL-AM) in New Orleans, 95.7 R&B (WVKL-FM) in Norfolk, 106.5 The Beat (WBTJ-FM) in Richmond and WPGC 95.5 FM, along with their respective digital platforms.