NAB COO Chris Ornelas Hired as Beasley Media Group General Counsel; NAB Government Relations Head Curtis LeGeyt Promoted to NAB COO

Posted On: Jan 17, 2020

WASHINGTON, DC – NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith announced today that NAB Chief Operating Officer Chris Ornelas will be departing the organization Feb. 1 to become general counsel for Beasley Media Group, where he will oversee all legal matters for the multiplatform media company, including its 64 radio stations. Ornelas will be replaced by Curtis LeGeyt, NAB’s current executive vice president, Government Relations, Smith said….

NAB Show Executive Leadership Summit Announces New Partnership With Variety

Posted On: Jan 16, 2020

NAB Show will partner with Variety to produce the third annual Executive Leadership Summit (ELS), taking place Sunday, April 19 in Las Vegas. As part of the collaboration, Variety Intelligence Platform will issue exclusive access to a special report that will present an overview of the media business with unprecedented scope. …

Broadcasters to Recruit Job Seekers at 2017 NAB Show Career Fair

Posted On: Jan 13, 2020

The National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation (NABEF) will host the NAB Show Career Fair at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25. The career fair is part of NABEF’s commitment to promoting diversity in the broadcast workplace and connects more than 1,000 entry and executive-level industry professionals with top broadcast and media companies. …

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to Address 2017 NAB Show

Posted On: Jan 12, 2020

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai will address the 2017 NAB Show at a General Session open to all attendees on Tuesday, April 25 in Las Vegas. The address is expected to provide insight into the FCC’s policy and regulatory objectives related to broadcasting, technology and communications law and regulation….

Television Network Affiliate Groups to Hold Meetings at 2017 NAB Show

Posted On: Jan 07, 2020

The National Association of Broadcasters announced today that FOX Television and the CW Network will host meetings with their affiliated television station representatives at the NAB Show in Las Vegas. Also, the affiliate boards of directors of ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX Television will once again hold meetings during the NAB Show. …

2020 NAB Crystal Radio Awards Entry Window Now Open

Posted On: Jan 06, 2020

The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) is accepting entries for the NAB Crystal Radio Awards, honoring outstanding community service. Winners are announced at the We Are Broadcasters Celebration, held Tuesday, April 21 during the 2020 NAB Show in Las Vegas….