NAB Statement on Passing of Ray Baum

Posted On: Apr 13, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC — In response to today’s passing of Ray Baum, House Energy and Commerce Committee staff director and former NAB vice president of Government Affairs, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith:…

Rep. Gene Green to Receive Inaugural NAB Broadcast Champion Award

Posted On: Apr 12, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman Gene Green (D-TX) will be the inaugural recipient of the NAB Broadcast Champion Award, the National Association of Broadcasters announced today. The award recognizes a member of Congress who demonstrates exemplary leadership and commitment to strengthening the future of radio and television, recognizing broadcasters’ vital role in our local communities. …

Attendance Announced for 2019 NAB Show

Posted On: Apr 11, 2019

Las Vegas, NV — The National Association of Broadcasters announced today preliminary registered attendance of 91,460 for the 2019 NAB Show, the world’s largest annual convention encompassing the convergence of media, entertainment and technology. …

Gordon Smith Keynote at 2019 NAB Show

Posted On: Apr 09, 2019

Las Vegas, NV — NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith delivered the annual NAB State of the Industry address during the 2019 NAB Show. Below is a transcript of his remarks as prepared for delivery….

Successful Transmission of Next Gen TV Standard Audience Measurement Technology Completed

Posted On: Apr 07, 2019

CLEVELAND – The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced today the successful transmission of a Nielsen audience measurement watermark using the new ATSC 3.0 broadcast transmission standard. The transmission is part of an ongoing collaboration preparing broadcasters and manufacturers for the transition to the “Next Gen TV” standard. …

NAB Statement on Passing of Bruce Reese

Posted On: Apr 05, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC — In response to the passing of former Bonneville President Bruce Reese, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith:…