Dennis Lamme has been named Market President for Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Washington, D.C./Baltimore. Lamme will report to Tom Schurr, Clear Channel Media and Entertainment’s President of Operations for its Major Markets.
Lamme isn’t new. He has been with Clear Channel Media and Entertainment for more than 15 years and joins the market from Philly, where he was President and Market Manager since February 2012. He also previously held senior market leadership positions within Clear Channel Media and Entertainment in the Pittsburgh, St. Louis and Albany markets. He began his career in St. Joseph, MO, where his radio career began more than 30 years ago. Since then, he has held various radio management positions in California, Colorado, Illinois, Missouri, New York and Nevada.
As Market President, Lamme will be responsible for strategies, programming and sales initiatives. Lamme will oversee all station activities and events, such as the recent Hot 99 FM’s Jingle Ball, to help drive sales and achieve revenue targets.
In case you aren’t aware… Clear Channel Washington, D.C./Baltimore owns and operates WASH, WBIG, WIHT, WMZQ, WWDC, WCAO, WPOC, WQSR, and WZFT.
An adequate but flatline quote from Lamme…Lamme: “My goal is to grow the Clear Channel Washington, D.C./Baltimore market including both our team’s capabilities as well as revenue for the cluster,” said Lamme said in a release. “As Clear Channel Media and Entertainment continues to grow and change, I’m excited to continue with the company.”