WASHINGTON, DC - NAB announced today that its television membership now stands at 1,170 stations, an all-time high. The previous record high membership level came in February 2001 at 1,166 stations.
"This is an important milestone for NAB and recognizes the increasing impact that Washington's public policymakers have on the business of broadcasting," said NAB President and CEO David K. Rehr. "NAB will continue to aggressively advocate on behalf of broadcasters as we work to increase our value to membership."
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.