Applications are open through March 13.Click here for more information and to submit your station's work today.
3. Alex Siciliano Appointed as NAB Senior Vice President of Communications
Alex Siciliano has been appointed to the role of senior vice president of Communications at NAB.
Siciliano now leads NAB's communications team and oversees the association's media outreach, serves as the chief spokesperson for NAB and as a key advisor to the association's senior leadership.
4. Celebrate Radio at the 2023 NAB Show
Join your radio colleagues for a curated conference experience packed with educational sessions, networking and celebrations of the achievements of radio broadcasters during our centennial celebration, April 15-19, in Las Vegas!
Did you hear? More than 1,000 exhibitors are now registered for the 2023 NAB Show, including over 140 that are exhibiting for the first time.
5. Happening Now: NAB Board of Directors Election
The 2023 NAB Board of Directors election will be conducted by Vote-Now.com from February 9 to April 13. The 2023 election is for odd-numbered radio districts and six of the at-large television seats. The eligible radio districts up for election are listed below followed by the election schedule.
For questions about the NAB Board of Directors election, please contact Sue Keenom at (202) 429-5312 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2023 Radio Districts:
District 1 – New England
District 3 - Pennsylvania
District 5 – West Virginia, Kentucky
District 7 – Florida, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
District 9 – Georgia, Alabama
District 11 - Ohio
District 13 - Michigan
District 15 – Tennessee, Arkansas
District 17 - Illinois
District 19 – Oklahoma, N. Texas
District 21 – Minnesota, South Dakota, North Dakota
District 23 – N. California, Alaska
District 25 – Oregon, Washington
2023 Schedule of Electronic NAB Board Elections
March 9 – Nominations window closes/candidates verified for eligibility
March 16 – Ballots sent to voting representatives via Vote-Now.com
April 10 – Ballots due
April 13 – Notification of winners/determination if run-off election required
6. NAB on the Move
The Academy of Radio Arts and Sciences of America awarded the 2023 World Radio Day Award to KDKA News Radio, the iconic news/talk Pittsburgh station. The award was presented to Michael Spacciapolli, senior vice president and market manager, and David LaBrozzi, KDKA brand manager for Audacy Pittsburgh. McVay Media President Mike McVay presented the award and was joined by NAB Director of Member Experience Josh Miely.
7. Presidents Day Fun Fact
On Monday, NAB joins the nation in celebrating Presidents Day. Did you know that nine U.S. presidents have spoken at NAB's annual conventions? You can spot a few of them in the NAB Show photo gallery.
🗨️ Who are other memorable speakers you remember from NAB Show? Tell us your story here.