OAB News

Congressman Walden Announces E&C Republican Committee Leadership

Posted On: Jan 15, 2019

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January 15, 2019
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Walden Announces E&C Republican Committee Leadership

WASHINGTON, DC – Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Greg Walden (R-OR) today issued the following statement after announcing the subcommittee Ranking Members for the 116th Congress.

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Service to America Call for Entries

Posted On: Jan 03, 2019

OAB Members – Enter to win national recognition for your station’s community service efforts! The NAB Education Foundation (NABEF) will honor eight outstanding radio and television broadcasters at the annual Celebration of Service to America Awards in Washington, D.C. The event will take place on June 11, 2019 at The Anthem,

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2019 NAB Crystal Radio Awards Nominations

Posted On: Jan 03, 2019

This is a reminder that the 2019 NAB Crystal Radio Awards nominations are going on and now accepting entries through January 31. I am writing you today on behalf of the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) to make sure you are aware of opportunities to receive national recognition for your local community service efforts.

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Cannabis Industry Adopts Rules For Radio Ads.

Posted On: Dec 20, 2018

FROM… INSIDE RADIO
Legalization of marijuana continues on a state-by-state march and for the most part it’s an advertising category broadcasters are shying away from targeting. But newly-adopted voluntary standards indicate what role broadcasters may play in pot’s marketing future.
The National Association of Cannabis Businesses (NACB), the industry’s self-regulatory organization,

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Last NAB Podcast of 2018

Posted On: Dec 19, 2018

Don’t miss the last NAB Podcast of 2018! Radio talent coach Steve Reynolds offers practical tips for program directors/air talent, details social media taboos and discusses why communication is integral to the success and longevity of any radio show.

Listen now at http://education.nab.org.

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Service to America Call for Entries

Posted On: Dec 19, 2018

Enter to win national recognition for your station’s community service efforts! The NAB Education Foundation (NABEF) will honor eight outstanding radio and television broadcasters at the annual Celebration of Service to America Awards in Washington, D.C. The event will take place on June 11, 2019 at The Anthem, the District’s newest event venue situated in the heart of The Wharf along the Potomac River.

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2018 OAB Award Nomination Forms were emailed out 12/12/18.

Posted On: Dec 12, 2018

Please review each of the Award nomination descriptions and think of who you know that may fit and are deserving of recognition. Please fill out the official form that was sent on 12/12 and email it back to the OAB. While the deadline for nominations of February 8, 2019 may seem a ways off,

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Phase 2 of the Spectrum Repack

Posted On: Dec 04, 2018

Phase 2 of the spectrum repack, the second of 10 phases during which many TV stations across the country must move frequencies, began December 1.

You can find out which stations in our state are moving frequencies by cut and pasting this link http://www.tvanswers.org/when.asp

 

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OAB 2019 Elections

Posted On: Dec 04, 2018

The 2019 OAB Election results are in, here is the outcome:

2019 Officers:
The Officers are to be elected as a three-person slate, pursuant of OAB By-Laws. Nominations Committee proposes the re-election of the current Officers of OAB, who are listed below:

Office                                       Name
Chairperson                     Trila Bumstead
Vice Chair                          Kingsley Kelly
Secretary/Treasurer    Cambra Ward

Officers were re-elected for a one year extended term.

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OAB names John Tamerlano new President and Executive Director

Posted On: Jun 13, 2018

John Tamerlano

President & Executive Director

Oregon Association of Broadcasters

John Tamerlano has been named President and Executive Director of the Oregon Association of Broadcasters, effective February 1, 2018.  The OAB represents 235 local radio and television broadcasters in Oregon.

“It’s a great pleasure to announce John’s appointment,” said Bob Singer,

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