WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) will honor WTMX-FM, Chicago, IL with the esteemed NAB Crystal Heritage Award, which will be presented during the NAB Show Radio Luncheon, held Tuesday, April 19 in Las Vegas. The Heritage Award recognizes radio stations that have won a total of five Crystal Radio Awards for exceptional year-round community service efforts. Only five other stations have received this honor in the history of the NAB Crystal Radio Awards.
“Giving back to the community is a big part of who we are and what we do at WTMX. It always has been-- going back to our inception and now as part of the Hubbard Radio family," said Hubbard Chicago Market Manager John Gallagher. "Thanks to the outstanding work of our team, WTMX has been a Crystal finalist a dozen times and we are honored to receive the NAB Crystal Heritage Award.”
Radio stations can submit entries for a Crystal Radio Award until January 29.
At the NAB Show Radio Luncheon, sponsored by ASCAP, NAB will honor this year's 10 Crystal Radio Award winners and 50 finalists. Mike Golic and Mike Greenberg, hosts of ESPN Radio’s “Mike & Mike,” will be inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame. Radio host and web entrepreneur Kim Komando will be the keynote speaker at the luncheon.
News media registration is available here.
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