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Southern Tier Stations Honored for Public Service

We have been highlighting stations that received “Serving New York” Awards at our recent luncheons around the state. This week we will focus on the stations in the Southern Tier including the Binghamton and Corning Region. More details and pictures will be posted on our website. WHCU – Cayuga Radio Group – All Things Equal […]

Central New York Stations Honored for Public Service

We were delighted that the Deputy Majority Leader of the New York State Senate, John DeFrancisco was able to attend our recent Serving New York Luncheon. Senator DeFrancisco is one of the most powerful members of the New York Senate. He previously served as Chairman of the important Senate Finance Committee. He has been a […]

Rochester Stations Honored for Public Service

We were delighted that New York State Senator Richard Funke was able to attend our recent Serving New York Luncheon. Senator Funke is no stranger to NYSBA. He was a broadcaster in Rochester for 40 years and a member of the NYSBA Hall of Fame. The following stations were recognized for their efforts: WROC-TV – […]

Buffalo Area Stations Honored for Public Service

The Honorable Chris Collins spoke at the Buffalo Luncheon which took place at the Albright Knox Art Gallery. Congressman Collins cited numerous examples of broadcasters serving Buffalo. He thanked the stations for their efforts. The following stations were recognized at the luncheon: WKBW TV – Campaign with Salvation Army – “Cool at Camp” This year’s […]

2016 Excellence In Broadcasting Recipients

NYSBA AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN BROADCASTING 2016 RECIPIENTS   LARGE MARKET RADIO (RED GROUP) OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL WEPN, NEW YORK – “HENDRICKS GIN UNUSUAL SPORTS FACT CAMPAIGN” OUTSTANDING PROMOTION ANNOUNCEMENT OR SERIES WPLJ, NEW YORK – “95.5 PLJ APPLE A DAY IN MAY” OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT/CAMPAIGN WFUV, NEW YORK – “STRIKE A CORD: FAMILY CAREGIVERS” […]

Hall of Fame Luncheon Honors New York’s Finest Broadcasters

Ed Levine, Liz Bishop, John Sterling, Suzyn Waldman, Dan Palmer, Chris Jansing, Janice Huff, David Donovan, Robert Krummenacker 2016 Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon A capacity crowd of more than 300 people attending the 2016 Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon at the Conrad Hotel in New York city. Prior to the luncheon, the inductees attended […]

Digital Leadership Academy – 2016

NYSBA’s 8th Annual Digital Leadership Academy The Digital Leadership Academy Vision: To recognize the most advanced digital advertising sellers and help them generate even more digital revenue for their stations.  THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Please click the image for more information!

Political Rules

For additional information including a list of candidates see the NY State Board of elections website at http://www.elections.ny.gov/ Political Broadcasting Primer Our friends at Pillsbury Winthrop, Shaw Pittman LLP have produced an excellent primer on the FCC’s political rules. The primer summarizes all the rules you need to know for this political season. To see a […]

NYSBA Board Completes Three Long Days of Lobbying in Washington

The monsoons hit Washington DC, but that did not stop NYSBA board members from meeting with members of Congress. From the TV perspective we believe we made progress in gaining support for changing the time and amount of money allocated for the TV repacking. The FCC’s current plan is to have repacked stations vacated present […]

Long Island Stations Honored for Public Service

Serving the public interest is part of a broadcaster’s DNA. It is what we do. Congratulations to the Long Island stations for their outstanding public service efforts. The stations were recognized at a recent luncheon at the Blackstone Steak House on Long Island. To see a brief video of the luncheon from our friends at […]