1. Legislators Speak Out Against Outrageous Fee Hikes for Broadcasters
Ninety-four members of Congress, led by Rep. Tom Emmer (MN-6), have signed on to a letter to the FCC expressing serious concerns with the Commission's proposal for regulatory fees for Fiscal Year 2022.
📃 "Our broadcasters provide an essential and free service to the public. This unjustified fee increase is appalling and out-of-step with regulatory costs for any other industry under the FCC's jurisdiction," said Rep. Emmer.
2. PILOT and Google News Initiative Launch Audience Engagement Accelerator
PILOT, the innovation arm of NAB, has launched a new program with support of the Google News Initiative to improve direct-to-consumer audience engagement to better serve local audiences.
The six-month program is designed to support broadcaster education as well as the implementation of first-party data and direct-to-consumer business models as the phase-out of third-party cookies have created a need for digital publishers to develop new solutions to facilitate digital advertising.
3. Behind the Build - NAB's New LED Wall and Set Design
🎦 On the NAB Podcast, representatives from Planar, The Launch Group and Video Visions discuss the creation of NAB's new state-of-the-art media production facility, including a deep dive into the space's overall studio set design and signature LED video wall.
4. NAB Leadership Visits Broadcasters Across the Country
✈️ NAB executives are always on the move, meeting with broadcasters throughout America to discuss the many issues facing the industry today. Recently, staff have been to Alabama, Florida, North Dakota, Nebraska and more. READ MORE>>
5. NAB Show New York is Heating Up!
Join your colleagues for the Ultimate Radio Experience October 19-20.
Join radio's leaders for the Radio Insights | Executive Seminar, Oct. 19. Highlights include sessions with the C-suite at Bloomberg, including a "One-on-One with Radio Trailblazers," featuring Beasley Media Group CEO Caroline Beasley and broadcast titan Cathy Hughes.
Learn strategies for earning more revenue and building a larger audience at the Radio Reimagined | Charting Radio's Future conference designed for radio managers, programmers and operators from all market sizes.
Don't miss the NAB Marconi Radio Awards, brought to you by Xperi, held live and in person on October 19, 2022, during NAB Show New York at the Javits Center, featuring a presentation of the 2022 National Radio Award to Fred and Paul Jacobs.
We provide the framework and resources to focus your time and experience to make a difference in someone's life...and yours!
✏️ Get more details and sign up for the 2023 programs here.
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