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Register Now for Digital Leadership Academy

The NYSBA’s DLA, is recognized as one of the industry’s leading digital training conferences. We will be expanding this year’s conference to include: Advanced Digital Sales Training for television and radio digital sellers and digital sales managers. Digital 101 Introductory Digital Sales Training, as well as Digital News and Production, with emphasis on social media […]

Bob Pittman, Chairman and CEO of iHeart Media, to Receive NYSBA Broadcaster of the Year

The board of directors of the New York State Broadcasters Association announced today that Bob Pittman, Chairman and CEO of iHeartMedia, Inc., has been named its “Broadcaster of the Year.” Pittman will be honored at the New York Broadcast Leadership and Hall of Fame Luncheon which will be held at noon on October 19, 2017, […]

Hall of Fame Class of 2017 Announced – Register Today!

The Board of Directors of the New York State Broadcasters Association, Inc. has selected three outstanding broadcasters for induction into the NYSBA Hall of Fame.​  The induction ceremony will take place during our New York Leadership and Hall of Fame Luncheon during the NAB/Show New York on Thursday, October 19th at the Javits Center in […]

Regional Digital Training

In past years we hosted regional Digital Training in the fall. We have decided to alter our schedule for this year, and host the digital training in May. We will be working with the Local Media Association for this year’s digital training. Jack Zavoral, Director of Broadcast Services at the Local Media Association, is a […]

"Serving New York" Awards to be Presented at Regional Luncheons

In past years we hosted regional “Serving New York” in the fall. We have decided to alter our schedule for this year.  As we have in the past, we will present stations with a “Serving New York” award for their public service efforts. In addition, we will recognize stations at the luncheon who have won […]

Excellence in Broadcasting Awards

 NYSBA 51st Annual Awards for Excellence in Broadcasting If you are an Excellence in Broadcasting Award winner this year, your award will be shipped directly to your attention at your station.  In addition, we are holding our Serving New York luncheons at seven locations across the state in May, and we will be recognizing this […]

NYSBA at the Federal Communications Commission

On Thursday March 2nd, NYSBA spent a day at the FCC discussing important issues.  With Chairman Pai now at the helm, the FCC will become extremely important.  We are hoping that the Commission will begin to relax a number of its onerous rules.  We also hope it will become more aggressive with its enforcement against […]

NYSBA on Capitol Hill Representing New York State Broadcasters

As we noted last week, the Board of the Directors and “Futures Committee” squeezed 26 meetings on Capitol Hill into a day and an half.  While the schedule was exhausting, we had some terrific meetings with key members. We visited with both U.S. Senators from New York.  Our first meeting with Senator Chuck Schumer, who […]

Important NYSBA Webinar on NY Minimum Wage and Overtime Archived

NYSBA sponsored webinar featuring noted labor law firm Jackson Lewis, provided important information on NY minimum wage and overtime rules.  The webinar covered the new minimum wage rules, which vary by region.  It also discussed how the new minimum wage rules affected the obligation to pay overtime.  Even though the federal overtime laws did not […]

Excellence in Broadcasting Awards

NYSBA 51st Annual Awards for Excellence in Broadcasting Web Entry Portal is Now Closed Once again, the New York State Broadcasters Association will be honoring stations for their Excellence in Broadcasting.  As in the past, this is a state wide competition based on market size.  Similar to last year we will be forwarding the awards directly to […]