WASHINGTON, DC -- The following statement was issued by NAB President and CEO David K. Rehr upon learning of the death of Roger King.
"The NAB team joins our colleagues in the broadcast business in mourning the passing of legendary television executive and former NAB Hall of Fame recipient Roger King. Roger was a broadcasting giant whose flair for sales and showmanship were unique to the field of television entertainment."
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