Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA - Feb 27, 2008 - Dan Pregnar has been named director of engineering for Entercom Communications' four radio stations in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA; WDMT-FM, WGGY-FM, WILK-FM and WKRZ-FM. A 25-year radio engineering veteran, Pregnar joined Entercom in 2001 as chief operator in the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton market. Since that time, he has spearheaded a number of engineering projects, most recently the HD Radio upgrade of all four FM radio stations. Prior to his role at Entercom, Pregnar served as chief operator for a local, Pennsylvania-based radio group.
Pregnar assumes the duties that Lamar Smith recently held before he was promoted to director of engineering/chief engineer at the company's Austin, TX, cluster.