NAB Association News


Support Broadcasters' Community Service

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 28, 2016

Sponsorship opportunities are available for the 2016 Service to America Awards. Help industry peers, members of Congress and FCC leadership honor outstanding community service by local broadcasters Tuesday, June 21 at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, DC. Contact Nate Mann at (202) 429-5498 for sponsorship support.


Recruiters WANTED for Media Sales Institute (MSI)

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 28, 2016

If you are interested in hiring 2016 MSI graduates, register today by completing the recruiter registration form. Participation is free and supports the program's commitment to higher learning through diversity in the broadcast industry. MSI 2016 will take place on four different university campuses: Ohio University, Howard University, Arizona State University and Florida A&M University. To learn more about MSI, contact Adaora Otiji.


NAB podcasts: The voice for America's Broadcasters has Gone Behind the Mic

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 27, 2016

Discover The NAB Podcast today! Hear directly from thought leaders, policy experts and industry insiders from NAB and around the country on an all-new bi-weekly podcast dedicated to covering the topics, issues and innovations that impact America's broadcasters the most. Recent guests include: syndicated radio host Kim Komando, the FCC's Bobby Baker and programmatic advertising guru Matt Prohaska. Listen via BlogTalkRadio, iTunes, Stitcher or nab.org/podcasts. Learn more here.


BroadcastPublicService.Org Highlights Stations' local impact

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 26, 2016

NAB recently launched the new BroadcastPublicService.org to highlight local broadcasters' public service, lifeline reporting and investigative journalism. The interactive map on the website's home page provides hundreds of examples of radio and TV stations disseminating weather warnings during emergencies; raising funds for children's hospitals and cancer research; collecting food, clothing and toys for neighbors in need; devoting free air time to politicians; investigating local issues; supporting US troops; and promoting education and healthy lifestyles.

BroadcastPublicService.org also provides broadcasters with easy access to timely, relevant PSA campaigns.

E-mail Suzie Raven at sraven@nab.org and follow @BroadlyServing on Twitter to learn more.


Webcast for NAB Members available now: Podcast FAQ for Radio Stations

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 26, 2016

Easy accessibility, compelling content and energetic new voices have made podcasts and on-demand audio increasingly appealing to consumers. Hear from Steve Goldstein, founder of Amplifi Media, in this all-new, free, members-only NAB Webcast, available now. Get a brief history of the medium, learn essential facts and discover how radio is uniquely set-up to capitalize in this bourgeoning content space. Learn more here.


Explore the NAB Store at the 2016 NAB Show

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 15, 2016

Don't miss the opportunity to shop the NAB Store at the 2016 NAB Show! Find a wide range of carefully selected publications, including the "2016 Broadcast Engineering Conference Proceedings." Need something to take back to family and co-workers? Explore a large selection of NAB Show branded items, unique novelty T-shirts and other gift ideas.


Digital Strategies Exchange for Radio at 2016 NAB Show

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 14, 2016

The Digital Strategies Exchange for Radio is the premiere showcase for digital assets available to radio broadcasters today at the 2016 NAB Show. Featuring keynoter John Ellis, formerly Global Technologist for Ford's connected car business unit, on how connected cars are changing consumer thinking, the marketplace and automaker planning. Plus, discussions on podcasting, digital sales, video usage in radio, social media tactics during political season, digital measurement and more. More information is available here.


Register for Campus to Career -- New for the 2016 NAB Show

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 14, 2016

NAB Radio and the Broadcast Education Association (BEA) present Campus to Career, a new 2016 NAB Show track that serves as a career bridge for college radio students. Faculty are welcome and encouraged to attend. Free registration is available on a first-come, first-served basis. More information is available here.


FCC Chairman and CEO of FOX Television Group to speak at 2016 NAB Show

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 13, 2016

Attend the 2016 NAB Show, held April 16-21 in Las Vegas! Register with code EM01 and pay only $25 to gain access to 1,700 exhibitors, the new Virtual Reality Pavilion and General Sessions: "Q & A with FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler," "FOX's EMPIRE: Insider the Mega-hit Broadcast Series" and "Transforming TV: VR, Cloud & Multi-Screen Revolution" with President of Google Daniel Alegre.


Promote your presence at NAB Show!

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 08, 2016

NAB Show advertising and sponsorship provides a unique opportunity to expand your presence to over 103,000 attendees. Be seen as a thought leader when you sponsor a premier event, attracting the highest levels of attendees. There are many ways to reach your target audience. For more information, please contact Jonathan Politte.


NAB Show Conference Flex Pass -- Save $100

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 07, 2016

Save $100 on the NAB Show Conference Flex Pass with code EM31 for access to 13 conferences, including the new Virtual Reality Production Summit and Multicultural TV & Video Conference. Attend the session "Developing Diverse Talent, On and Off Camera," featuring a leading executive in the business of attracting a culturally specific audience segment.


Webcast available now: How Radio Stations are Succeeding with Social Media

NAB SmartBrief | Apr 01, 2016

Discover how radio stations across the nation are using social media to meet their broadcast and digital goals in this all-new, free, members-only NAB Webcast, available now. Broadcaster turned social media expert, Social News Desk's Kim Wilson will present the tools, tips and ideas necessary to make sure your strategy and security are top-notch. Plus, see real examples of radio stations that are putting today's best social media practices to work. Learn more here.




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