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updated: 11/15/2019 1:03 PM

Feder: ‘Game changer’ Jimmy de Castro retiring as Entercom Chicago boss

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Legendary media entrepreneur Jimmy de Castro, who downsized and revitalized the seven Chicago radio stations owned by Entercom Communications, is ready to take a gamble on his next adventure, Robert Feder writes.

"I'm officially retiring after my contract is up -- but I've flunked retirement three times," de Castro, 66, told me. "I definitely have plans on doing something else in the gaming business, and I'm excited about that opportunity."

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