WASHINGTON, DC - of Radio's top executives will serve as presenters at the annual NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner & Show. The prestigious award honors radio stations and on-air personalities for excellence in broadcasting. Sponsored by HD Radio, the biggest night in Radio will take place Thursday, September 27 during The NAB Radio Show in Charlotte.
The Marconi Radio Award presenters include George Beasley, chairman and CEO, Beasley Broadcast Group; David Benjamin, president and CEO, Triad Broadcasting; Kim Guthrie, regional vice president, Cox Radio; Chesley Maddox-Dorsey, president and COO, Access.1 Communications; Joe Schwartz, president and CEO, Cherry Creek Radio; Gary Stone, president and COO, Univision Radio; and Kevin Wagner, president and CEO, URBan Radio Broadcasting.
The NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner & Show will be hosted by talk radio personality Glenn Beck of Premiere Radio Networks. The show also features a performance by platinum-selling recording artists Collective Soul, courtesy of El Music Group and C05 Music, LLC.
Established in 1989 and named after inventor and Nobel Prize winner Guglielmo Marconi, the NAB Marconi Radio Awards are given to radio stations and outstanding on-air personalities to recognize excellence in radio. Winners will be announced at the NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner & Show at the Charlotte Convention Center.
NAB Radio Show
The NAB Radio Show is the largest annual convention for radio. This year's show, Sept. 26 - 28 in Charlotte, features interactive sessions, special events and exhibits and is co-located with the R&R Convention.
The National Association of Broadcasters is a trade association that advocates on behalf of more than 8,300 free, local radio and television stations and also broadcast networks before Congress, the Federal Communications Commission and the Courts. Information about NAB can be found at www.nab.org.