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Below are several different newsfeeds that may be of interest to broadcasters and those affiliated with the broadcasting industry.

  • Don Benson Leads Icons Into GAB Hall Of Fame March 30, 2017
    At its Hall of Fame and Scholarship Luncheon on February 24, the Georgia Association of Broadcasters encouraged the future and paid tribute to the past. This year’s HOF inductees included former President and CEO of  Lincoln Financial Media Group Don Benson (pictured); broadcasting stalwart John Ray of WRDW and WAGT in Augusta; current owner of WKUB, […]
  • 10 To Do WGN’s Walk Of Fame March 30, 2017
    Chi-Town’s WGN Radio has announced 10 new inductees for its 2017 Walk of Fame class. They will be honored with a ceremony and live broadcast from 10 a.m. to Noon on Thursday, May 25 at the Tribune Tower at 435 North Michigan Avenue.
  • iHeart Shows Bender Some Love March 30, 2017
    KISS-FM in Seattle has renewed and extended its agreement with the co-host of The Bender & Molly in the Morning Show. Bender recently celebrated his 16-year anniversary with the iHeart station. After signing his new deal, Bender said, "Sixteen years and I've still got the greatest gig in the world. I'm extremely happy to extend […]
  • Leigh Ann Adam To Brighten Dallas Mornings March 30, 2017
    Adam will assume morning drive duties for Star 102.1, “Dallas’ More Music, More Variety” radio station, April 3, 2017. Star Mornings with Leigh Ann will broadcast weekdays 6 – 10 a.m., with the host will be discussing the latest news in entertainment and pop culture as well as conducting major interviews with major artists.
  • Nielsen: We’re Investing More Than Ever In Radio March 30, 2017
    Nielsen Audio SVP/Business Development Rich Tunkel revealed two pieces of new information at Radio Ink's Hispanic Radio Conference on Wednesday that you will certainly find very interesting. Back in December 2016, Nielsen purchased a company called Gracenote which has access to automobile data that will eventually be woven into your ratings. And, Nielsen is working […]
  • Do You Want More Automotive Advertising Dollars? March 30, 2017
    If you do you should listen to what the Chief Marketing Officer for the Craig Zin Automotive Group, Micah Blehm (pictured right), shared at Radio Ink's Hispanic Radio Conference on Wednesday. Blehm was part of a panel moderated by Gary Rozynek and Mindy Figueroa from L2L Marketing.
  • James Thomason Joins Dielectric March 30, 2017
    Antenna and RF systems company Dialectric has announced the hire of James Thomason as their new Southeast Sales Manager. He will serve as a key liaison between Dielectric and TV/radio broadcasters across the southeastern U.S., providing sales and customer service support.
  • Elvis Is In The Building! March 30, 2017
    Elvis Duran (pictured) picked up another station on March 27, as he goes on his syndicating way: 98.5 KISS FM in Peoria. The host of the most-listened-to Top 40 morning show in America is now waking folks in Central Illinois, 5-9 a.m. daily. Scott of the KISS Morning Show will move to afternoons starting April 3, […]
  • The Future Needs Radio, And Radio Needs The Future March 30, 2017
    Those words, from Spanish Broadcasting System EVP/COO Albert Rodriguez, put an exclamation point on the continuing power of radio – and Hispanic radio listeners – during a lively and jovial Hispanic Radio Executive Leadership Roundtable that closed out the two-day Hispanic Radio Conference in Fort Lauderdale.
  • Who Are The Best Program Directors In America? March 30, 2017
    It's time for you to make your nominations for America's Best Programmers. Last year, SBS's Arturo Sosa, iHeart's Chris Conley and John Ivey, and CBS Radio's Jim Ryan and Kevin Weatherly topped our list. Can they do it again? Make your nomination HERE and check out the full 2016 list HERE.
  • Ornellas Appointed to Fill SBE Board Vacancy March 28, 2017
    Ornellas is director of engineering at CBS Radio, Sacramento, CA. Continue reading →
  • Nominations Committee Seeks Board Candidates for 2017 Election February 6, 2017
    Members of the Board are expected to attend two regularly called meetings each year; in the spring, held during the annual NAB Show, and in the fall, at the annual SBE National Meeting. Continue reading →
  • Denver to Host SBE 2017 National Meeting February 3, 2017
    Save the dates: Oct. 25-26 for the 2017 SBE National Meeting and AVX. Continue reading →
  • SBE Leadership Development Course Set for August February 2, 2017
    The course explores the nature of leadership, the difference between being a manager and being a leader, how to build a winning team, the importance of attitude in the leadership position, communication insights and so much more. Continue reading →
  • Lopez Appointed to Fill SBE Board Vacancy January 31, 2017
    Vinny Lopez is a member of SBE Chapter 22 Central New York. He is a past president, vice president and secretary of the SBE, and served his first term as a director in 2001. Continue reading →
  • Nominations Open for 2016 SBE Awards January 30, 2017
    The time has come to nominate SBE members and chapters for SBE awards. There may be an individual in your chapter who has been an outstanding engineer, educator or mentor for new broadcast engineers. Continue reading →
  • The Society of Broadcast Engineers Forms EAS Advisory Group January 19, 2017
    The purpose of the group is to stay abreast of developments regarding EAS that will affect SBE members, including changes in federal regulations, policy and technology, and communicate pertinent developments to appropriate SBE national leadership and staff. Continue reading →
  • Initial Findings of the 2016 EAS Nationwide Test January 3, 2017
    Initial test data indicates that the vast majority of EAS participants successfully received and retransmitted the National Periodic Test (NPT) code that was used for the test. Continue reading →
  • Pecena Appointed to Fill SBE Secretary Vacancy December 21, 2016
    SBE President Jerry Massey has appointed Wayne Pecena, CPBE, 8-VSB, AMD, DRB, CBNE, as national secretary on the SBE national Board of Directors. The SBE Executive Committee ratified the appointment during a conference call meeting held December 12. The position … Continue reading →
  • New SBE Facebook Group: SBE Chapters November 18, 2016
    The group provides a spot to share photos from SBE chapter meetings and events. Continue reading →

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