NAB News

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….

Scott Burnell to Address 2017 NAB Show Radio Luncheon

Posted On: Jan 05, 2020

Global Lead for Business Development and Partner Management at Ford Company Scott Burnell will speak at the NAB Show Radio Luncheon, sponsored by ASCAP and held Tuesday, April 25 in Las Vegas. Burnell will discuss Ford’s impact on the future of autonomous vehicles as well as Radio’s future in the car….

Recruiter Registration Now Open for NABEF’s 2017 Media Sales Institute

Posted On: Jan 04, 2020

Recruiter registration for the NAB Education Foundation’s (NABEF) Media Sales Institute (MSI) is now open. MSI is an intensive 7-day program that trains recent college graduates for careers in media sales. Recruiters from broadcast stations and groups have the opportunity to observe program participants in sales presentations to local clients, conduct one-on-one interviews and earn Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) credit for their respective companies. …

NextGen TV Hub to Showcase Benefits of New Broadcast TV Standard at 2017 NAB Show

Posted On: Jan 03, 2020

With completion of a next-generation broadcast TV standard now in sight, broadcasters and equip-ment suppliers will be highlighting the diverse capabilities of the ATSC 3.0 standard in the “NextGen TV Hub” at the 2017 NAB Show at the end of April. Billed as the epicenter of next-generation televi-sion at the show, the NextGen TV Hub: Powered by ATSC 3.0 will prominently highlight the capabili-ties of the new broadcast standard, with a comprehensive display in the Grand…

Local Radio Freedom Act Adds 14 Representatives and Two Senators as Cosponsors

Posted On: Jan 01, 2020

WASHINGTON, DC — Fourteen Representatives and two Senators have joined as cosponsors of a resolution that opposes “any new performance fee, tax, royalty, or other charge” on local broadcast radio stations. The Local Radio Freedom Act (LRFA) now has 156 cosponsors in the House and 17 in the Senate. …