NAB Association News

Money-making Strategies You Can Take to the Bank

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 23, 2016

Join this live webcast on Dec. 13, and develop tools necessary to promote local broadcast television as the primary advertising medium for the financial sector. The panelists are experts in this field and will answer viewer questions. Register here.

Shop the NAB Store

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 23, 2016

Shop the NAB Store for a large selection of broadcast, film and media inspired t-shirts and novelty items. Check out the LIVE LOVE BROADCAST and Broadcaster Designer Stain t-shirts, as well as the We Are Broadcasters collection of gift items for you or your colleagues. Access the online store here.

Now Available: Freedom of Speech PSAs

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 22, 2016

The NAB Education Foundation and the Broadcast Education Association recently announced the winners of the Freedom of Speech Public Service Announcement Contest for college communications students. The winners were awarded a $2,500 scholarship for creatively addressing "What Freedom of Speech means to me." View the PSAs here and download them from here.

PILOT Innovation Challenge

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 22, 2016

Do you know an innovative thinker? Nominate them for the PILOT Innovation Challenge. PILOT is looking for ideas that will accelerate broadcast innovation, and we're giving away $20,000 to the best idea. More information is available here.

Registration for the NABEF's Leadership Development Program Now Open

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 21, 2016

Held October 13 to 16 at NAB headquarters in Washington, D.C., the NAB Education Foundation's Leadership Development Program prepares new media professionals to effectively lead teams, manage additional responsibilities and advance their careers in the broadcast industry. NABEF awards a small number of fellowships to attend the Leadership Development Program to women and people of color. Contact Michelle Duke at (202) 429-5361 for more information.

NAB Member Webcast: Putting Video to Work at Your Radio Station

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 21, 2016

Video content has rapidly become a necessity for all successful online and social marketing campaigns, including radio. Discover how stations large and small are creating and using video to expand their brands, create new revenue streams and connect with their communities in new ways. Also, learn multiple shortcuts and time savers for editing video content. Access the webcast here.

Register for NAB Show New York

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 20, 2016

Held November 9-10 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City, NAB Show New York showcases the best in next-generation technology for media, entertainment and telecom professionals with conferences and workshops focused on television, film, satellite, online video, live events, corporate A/V, production and post. Explore registration options here.

The Radio Show Podcast: Countdown Episodes Available Now

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 19, 2016

Hear from top speakers including money expert Dave Ramsey, advertising analyst Gordon Borrell, and many more as the countdown to the 2016 Radio Show in Nashville continues! Listen now.

Register for a Radio Show Career Fair Booth

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 15, 2016

Hire broadcasting's future leaders at the 2016 Radio Show Career Fair on Tuesday, September 20 at the Omni Nashville Hotel. Register today to interact with qualified candidates interested in media sales, finance, technology, marketing and on-air opportunities and receive Equal Employment Opportunity credit. Booth registration is $100. Contact Christina Smart at (202) 429-5428 for additional information.

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

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 14, 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.

Register for the 5th Annual NABEF Congressional Golf Classic

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 13, 2016

Enjoy an afternoon of golf with Congressional members, staffers and broadcast executives as NABEF hosts its 5th Annual Congressional Golf Classic at the Woodmont Country Club on September 19th at 11:00 a.m. Play on a course used as both a Men's and Women's U.S. Open Qualifier while benefiting NABEF's educational programs dedicated to developing future leadership in the broadcast industry. Registration is $3,500 for a foursome or $1,000 for an individual. To register or for sponsorship information, please contact Nate Mann at (202) 429-5498. For item donation opportunities, please contact Christina Smart at (202) 429-5428.

Register for the 2016 Radio Show

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 12, 2016

The 2016 Radio Show, produced by the Radio Advertising Bureau and the National Association of Broadcasters, will be held September 21-23 in Nashville. Don't miss game-changing sessions with financial experts Dave Ramsey and Chris Hogan, plus live entertainment at the Kick-Off Party, Music and Mimosas and more. Register today.

NAB Podcast: Deploying Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Drones) at Your Radio Station

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 12, 2016

NAB Vice President of Government Relations Jack Smedile visits with Lisa Ellman, co-chair, UAS Practice, Hogan Lovells, to discuss the governing policy for drones in the United States and their future use by broadcasters. Access the podcast here.

NAB Member Webcast: Innovative Ways Radio can Appeal to Advertisers

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 07, 2016

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 Member Webcast: Automotive Advancements -- The Changing In-car Audio Experience

NAB SmartBrief | Sep 01, 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. Plus, learn how radio can best position itself to succeed in this new environment. Watch now.

Small Market Television Exchange(SMTE) -- Registration Now Open

NAB SmartBrief | Aug 30, 2016

Held September 15-17 in Phoenix, the 2016 SMTE will feature money-making tips that can deliver significant ROI. As the industry's only national conference designed for small market groups and stations in DMAs 75+, SMTE presents leadership and management strategies, success stories and creative sales promotion ideas. Learn more here.

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