NAB Association News


Radio Rules! A Guide to FCC Regulation for Stations

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 16, 2017

This must-have booklet for radio stations contains critical information and guidelines to help you better understand regulations and avoid costly litigation or fines from the FCC. This booklet contains sections on 32 important topics, including public inspection files, contests and promotions, the Emergency Alert System and much more. Buy it from NABStore.com.


Register for the OTT Summit

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 16, 2017

PILOT, in partnership with the Local Media Association, will host an OTT Summit on Monday, Jan. 23 at NAB headquarters in Washington, D.C. The summit will examine logistics of incorporating OTT (over-the-top content) into existing business models and how to successfully leverage the technology. Registration is $495 for NAB and LMA members and $595 for non-members.


Secure Top Talent with Broadcast Career Link

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 13, 2017

Post a job on Broadcast Career Link from now until February and receive a 40 percent discount! Use coupon code BCL2017 and connect with the industry's top talent -- from entry-level to experienced professionals in all market sizes. To post a job or for additional information, contact Nate Mann.


Recently Released: 2016 NAB Television Financial Report

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 13, 2017

The 2016 NAB Television Financial Report is the most comprehensive publication on TV station revenues and expenses in the US, allowing a comparative analysis of station revenue earnings by market, affiliation and revenue categories. This report provides stations with answers to challenging financial questions across the broadcast industry. Purchase it at NABStore.com.


Register for the 2017 NAB Show

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 12, 2017

Behavior and business have merged to redefine content, workflows and revenue streams. It's The M.E.T. Effect, a cultural phenomenon fueled by hybrid solutions and boundless connectivity that's changing how we live, work and play. Explore it at the 2017 NAB Show, April 22-27 in Las Vegas. Register with code BA23 for a free Exhibits Pass.


PSAs now available: Opioid Abuse Campaign

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 12, 2017

Nearly 78 Americans die every day from a prescription drug or opioid overdose. To address this crisis, NAB developed a digital toolkit, available at NAB.org/addiction, with PSAs, digital messaging and programming ideas for radio and television stations to educate their audiences. Download the PSAs here.


Celebration of Service to America Awards -- Entry Window Now Open

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 11, 2017

Earn national recognition as one of America's premier radio or television stations for serving your local community. The Celebration of Service to America Awards will be presented Tuesday, June 20, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Attendees for this gala event include broadcasting executives, members of Congress and FCC leadership. Get entry details here.


Explore the M.E.T. Conference Program at the 2017 NAB Show

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 10, 2017

Education offerings for the 2017 NAB Show have been specifically redesigned to focus on Media, Entertainment and Technology - the driving forces behind the new digital ecosystem and The M.E.T. Effect phenomenon. Dive deep into these once distinct fields and explore how each is collectively changing the very nature of how we live, work and play. Learn more here.


NAB Webcast: Accelerated Mobile Pages: The Web's Fast Lane

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 10, 2017

Hundreds of broadcast websites have implemented the new Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) format for fast-loading mobile content and increased revenues. Discover the benefits and challenges of AMP and learn a few best practices for publishers considering internal and outsourced AMP solutions. This webcast is free to NAB members and $99 for non-members. Register now.


NAB Crystal Radio Awards -- Entries Due Jan. 31

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 09, 2017

Entries are now being accepted for the 30th annual NAB Crystal Radio Awards, presented during the Radio Luncheon at the NAB Show in Las Vegas. Receive national recognition for the impact you've made in your market. Entry rules are available here.


NAB Member Webcast: Enriching the Digital Offerings at Your Radio Station

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 06, 2017

Taken from the 2016 Radio Show, this two-pack of presentations centers on digital monetization, content curation, platform diversification and social media strategy. What do digital strategists wish GMs understood about digital? How would radio be different if it were invented after the internet? How can digital be better utilized and monetized? Find those answers and more here.


NAB Show registration now open

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 05, 2017

Behavior and business have merged to redefine content, workflows and revenue streams. It's The M.E.T. Effect, a cultural phenomenon fueled by hybrid solutions and boundless connectivity that's changing how we live, work and play. Explore it at the 2017 NAB Show, April 22-27 in Las Vegas. Register with code BA23 for a free Exhibits Pass.


NAB Member Webcast: Innovative Ways Radio can Appeal to Advertisers

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 04, 2017

Taken from the 2016 NAB Show, Cumulus Media/Westwood One Chief Insights Officer Pierre Bouvard reveals the multitude of ways today's forward-thinking radio station can appeal to modern advertisers. Watch the webcast here.


NAB Crystal Radio Awards -- Now Accepting Applications

NAB SmartBrief | Jan 03, 2017

Gather your 2016 community service efforts and submit your NAB Crystal Radio Award entry. Ten NAB member stations will receive national recognition and be honored with this prestigious award during the Radio Luncheon at the 2017 NAB Show in Las Vegas. Information is available here.


NAB Crystal Radio Awards -- Get ready to enter

NAB SmartBrief | Dec 30, 2016

Gather your 2016 community service efforts and get ready to submit your NAB Crystal Radio Award entry. Ten NAB member stations will receive national recognition and be honored with this prestigious award during the Radio Luncheon at the 2017 NAB Show in Las Vegas. The entry window opens on Jan. 1. Information is available here.


NAB Podcast: Automotive Advancements -- The Changing In-car Audio Experience

NAB SmartBrief | Dec 30, 2016

Taken from a keynote at the 2016 NAB Show, global technologist John Ellis illustrates how connected cars are rapidly changing consumer thinking, the marketplace, and automaker planning. Learn how radio can best position itself to succeed in this new environment. Access it here.


Just Released: 2016 NAB Television Financial Report

NAB SmartBrief | Dec 28, 2016

The 2016 NAB Television Financial Report is the most comprehensive publication on TV station revenues and expenses in the US, allowing a comparative analysis of station revenue earnings by market, affiliation and revenue categories. This report provides stations with answers to challenging financial questions across the broadcast industry. Purchase it at NABStore.com.


NAB Member Webcast: Revenue Enhancement and Cost Containment at Radio Stations

NAB SmartBrief | Dec 27, 2016

Taken from the 2016 Radio Show, discover some of the best practices for revenue enhancement and cost containment in major, medium and small market radio. Hear directly from three forward-thinking broadcast managers from around the country. Watch it here.


Special holiday sale at the NAB Store

NAB SmartBrief | Dec 23, 2016

Enjoy 20 percent savings off books, training DVDs, t-shirts, drinkware and a wide range of great media inspired gifts for the holiday season. Use coupon code Gift16 to receive the discount through December 31, 2016. Cannot be combined with any other discount or offer, and not applicable to prior sales. Visit NABStore.com today!


NAB Podcast: Navigating Photo Copyright Law: Protecting Your Station from a Lawsuit

NAB SmartBrief | Dec 22, 2016

Bart Stringham, Senior Vice President Corporate avoid any alleged or real copyright infringement claims regarding a station's website. Access it here.


NAB Crystal Radio Awards - Get ready to enter

NAB SmartBrief | Dec 19, 2016

Gather your 2016 community service efforts and get ready to submit your NAB Crystal Radio Award entry. Ten NAB member stations will receive national recognition and be honored with this prestigious award during the Radio Luncheon at the 2017 NAB Show in Las Vegas. The entry window opens on Jan. 1. Information is available here.




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