NAB Statement on Senate Judiciary Passage of Music Modernization Act

Posted On: Nov 12, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC — This morning, by unanimous voice vote the Senate Judiciary Committee voted to approve the Music Modernization Act (MMA). The MMA includes language that will formally establish a role for Congress as the Department of Justice reviews consent decrees with the two largest performing rights organizations — ASCAP and BMI — which collectively license over 90% of the musical works that are played on local radio and television stations. The following statement can be…

NAB Show New York to Host Streaming Summit

Posted On: Nov 09, 2018

The Streaming Summit, a two-day program that focuses on best practices for packaging, distributing and monetizing online video, has been added to the NAB Show New York conference. …

Patrick McCreery Appointed to NAB Television Board

Posted On: Nov 07, 2018

Patrick McCreery, president of the Meredith Local Media Group, has been appointed to the NAB Television Board of Directors by Television Board Chairman Jordan Wertlieb in accordance with NAB by-laws, effective immediately.Article Courtesy NAB…

NAB Backs “Moment of Silence” for Slain Annapolis Journalists

Posted On: Nov 06, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC — The National Association of Broadcasters today expressed support for a moment of silence in broadcast newsrooms this Thursday in support of the five victims slain last week at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, MD.Article Courtesy NAB…

NAB Statement on House Energy & Commerce Passage of PIRATE Act

Posted On: Nov 05, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to today’s passage of the PIRATE Act (H.R. 5709) by the House Energy & Commerce Committee, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton:Article Courtesy NAB…

Customer Service…So What’s the Big Deal?

Posted On: Nov 02, 2018

Presented by: Gary Moore, President, Local Broadcast Sale

Today’s highly competitive environment challenges broadcast/digital sellers more than ever to add value to their advertisers and prospects experience. Customer service is providing and delivering professional, helpful, high-quality service and assistance before, during, and after your advertiser’s requirements are met.