CUMULUS MEDIA Taps Don Pollnow as Vice President/Market Manager for Cumulus Montgomery, AL

MONTGOMERY, AL, February 2, 2021 — CUMULUS MEDIA announces that it has appointed Don Pollnow as Vice President/Market Manager for Cumulus Montgomery, AL. In his new role, Pollnow will oversee the company’s six Montgomery radio stations, including: Mix 103.3/WMXS-FM (AC); News Radio 1440/WLWI-AM (News/Talk); Sports Radio 740/WMSP-AM (Sports/Talk); WLWI 92/WLWI-FM (Country); 95.1 The Fox/WXFX-FM (Classic Rock); and Y102/WHHY-FM (CHR).

Pollnow was previously Market President for iHeartMedia Wichita, KS, and prior to that, was Vice President/Market Manager for Cumulus Green Bay, WI. In addition, he has successfully led radio station clusters as General Manager/Market Manager for NRG Media in Wausau/Stevens Point, WI, as General Manager/Market Manager for Clear Channel/iHeartMedia, and as General Manager/Market Manager for Renda Broadcasting in Oklahoma City, OK. Pollnow was also National Sales Manager for LM Communications/Lexington, KY, and Sales Manager, Sports Radio 1300 WLXG/Hank 96.1, Lexington, KY. He holds a B.A. degree in Business Administration from Columbia College in Columbia, MO.

Mark Sullivan, SVP, Operations, CUMULUS MEDIA, said: “I’m excited to have the opportunity to work with Don again. I look forward to his future successes that follow those that he has had throughout his career and previously with Cumulus.”

Pollnow commented: “I would like to thank Mary Berner, Bob Walkerand Mark Sullivan for this opportunity. I am beyond thrilled to be returning to Cumulus and to be joining the experienced team in Montgomery. With the great culture, support and resources of Cumulus, we will continue to be a top-performing market for the company.”

About CUMULUS MEDIA

CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) is a leading audio-first media and entertainment company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion people every month — wherever and whenever they want it. CUMULUS MEDIA engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 416 owned-and-operated stations across 86 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the Masters, the Olympics, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 8,000 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and inspires listeners through its rapidly growing network of original podcasts that are smart, entertaining and thought-provoking. CUMULUS MEDIA provides advertisers with personal connections, local impact and national reach through on-air and on-demand digital, mobile, social, and voice-activated platforms, as well as integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, full-service audio solutions, industry-leading research and insights, and live event experiences. CUMULUS MEDIA is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com.

Contact: Lisa Dollinger, Dollinger Strategic Communication for CUMULUS MEDIA, 512.633.4084, lisa@dollcomm.com.