NAB Statement on the Death of Legendary Broadcast Engineer Joseph Flaherty

Posted On: Sep 24, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the death of Joespeh Flaherty at age 87, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith:Article Courtesy NABFull Source: http://www.nab.org/documents/newsroom/pressRelease.asp?id=4618&utm_source=rssfeed&utm_medium=rssfeed&utm_campaign=rssfeed…

NAB Statement on FCC Order on Media Ownership Incubator Program

Posted On: Sep 24, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to today’s FCC vote approving an order establishing guidelines for an incubator program to promote diversity of radio station ownership, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton:Article Courtesy NABFull Source: http://www.nab.org/documents/newsroom/pressRelease.asp?id=4580&utm_source=rssfeed&utm_medium=rssfeed&utm_campaign=rssfeed…

Variety of Performers Scheduled for Radio Show BMI Songwriters Spotlight Series

Posted On: Sep 24, 2018

The BMI Songwriters Spotlight Series is returning to the 2018 Radio Show and will feature 12 BMI songwriters. The performances are free for registered attendees and will take place during select sessions and networking events. The Radio Show is held September 25-28 in Orlando and produced by the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB) and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB). Article Courtesy NABFull Source: http://www.nab.org/documents/newsroom/pressRelease.asp?id=4619&utm_source=rssfeed&utm_medium=rssfeed&utm_campaign=rssfeed…

Bob Pittman and David Field to Headline 2018 Radio Show Opening Session

Posted On: Sep 21, 2018

iHeartMedia CEO Bob Pittman and Entercom CEO David Field will discuss game-changing data and analytic applications and opportunities for radio during a session titled “Data U – A 101 on Data” on September 25 at the Radio Show in Orlando. The discussion will be moderated by MSNBC Anchor Stephanie Ruhle. Article Courtesy NABFull Source: http://www.nab.org/documents/newsroom/pressRelease.asp?id=4621&utm_source=rssfeed&utm_medium=rssfeed&utm_campaign=rssfeed…

Local Newscast Viewership Increases During Hurricane Florence

Posted On: Sep 21, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC — Over one million more residents in the Charlotte, Greensboro and Raleigh areas of North Carolina tuned into local newscasts on broadcast TV stations last week than the previous week as Hurricane Florence ravaged the East Coast, according to data from ratings measurement service Nielsen. Article Courtesy NABFull Source: http://www.nab.org/documents/newsroom/pressRelease.asp?id=4680&utm_source=rssfeed&utm_medium=rssfeed&utm_campaign=rssfeed…

2018 Radio Show to Examine ‘The Podcast Boom’

Posted On: Sep 21, 2018

Leading podcasters and audio professionals will discuss podcasting’s relationship with the radio industry in a session titled “The Podcast Boom” on September 26 at the 2018 Radio Show in Orlando. The Radio Show is produced by the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB) and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) and is held September 25-28. Article Courtesy NABFull Source: http://www.nab.org/documents/newsroom/pressRelease.asp?id=4637&utm_source=rssfeed&utm_medium=rssfeed&utm_campaign=rssfeed…

Radio Show to Feature FCC Commissioner O’Rielly

Posted On: Sep 20, 2018

Federal Communications Commissioner Michael O’Rielly will headline a session titled “FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly Discusses Radio Policy” on Thursday, September 27 at the 2018 Radio Show in Orlando.Article Courtesy NABFull Source: http://www.nab.org/documents/newsroom/pressRelease.asp?id=4643&utm_source=rssfeed&utm_medium=rssfeed&utm_campaign=rssfeed…

PILOT Announces Finalists of New Pitch Prize Competition

Posted On: Sep 20, 2018

PILOT, an innovation initiative of the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), has selected the five finalists of the first-ever PILOT Pitch Prize Competition. Finalists will compete in a live business-plan pitch event at NAB Show New York on October 17 at 3 p.m. at the Javits Convention Center.Article Courtesy NABFull Source: http://www.nab.org/documents/newsroom/pressRelease.asp?id=4658&utm_source=rssfeed&utm_medium=rssfeed&utm_campaign=rssfeed…