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. …

Eight Representatives, Senator Add Support for Local Radio Freedom Act

Posted On: Dec 31, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC — Eight Representatives and one Senator 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 164 cosponsors in the House and 18 in the Senate. …

NAB Statement on FCC Approval of Channel Sharing Order

Posted On: Dec 29, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the FCC approving a report and order allowing for channel sharing by stations outside the broadcast television spectrum auction, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton:

NAB Statement on Introduction of Legislation Regarding Appointment of Register of Copyrights

Posted On: Dec 27, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to last night’s introduction in the House of Representatives of the Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act of 2017, a bill to amend the appointment of future Registers of Copyrights and limit the Register position to a 10-year term, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith:…

NEW OAB Address

Posted On: Dec 27, 2019

Effective January 1st the new address is:

Oregon Association of Broadcasters
3422 NW Bryce Canyon LN
Bend, Oregon 97703

Payments for PEP, Dues and ABIP will continue to be sent to:
Oregon Association of Broadcasters
285 SW Main CT #300
Warrenton,

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