Serving the Capital Region

Serving the public interest is ingrained in a broadcaster’s DNA. It is what we do. Congratulations to the Capital Region radio and television stations for their outstanding public service efforts. At a recent luncheon at Wolferts Roost Country Club, the following stations and community groups received special recognition: iHeart Media Albany – Leather Stocking Honor Flights Honoring Veterans  For the …

Central New York Honored for Public Service

Serving the public interest is ingrained in a broadcaster’s DNA. It is what we do. Congratulations to the Central New York stations in Syracuse, Watertown and Utica for their outstanding public service efforts. At a recent luncheon at the University Sheraton, the following stations and community groups received special recognition: WAUB – Auburn – Focus on the Arts WAUB helped …

Rochester Stations Honored for Public Service

Serving the public interest is ingrained in a broadcaster’s DNA. It is what we do. Congratulations to the Rochester area radio and television stations for serving their community. At a recent luncheon at the Country Club of Rochester, the following stations and community groups received special recognition: WHAM –TV – Special Olympics – Polar Plunge The Rochester Polar Plunge is …

Buffalo Area Stations Honored for Public Service

Serving the public interest is ingrained in a broadcaster’s DNA. It is what we do. Congratulations to the Buffalo area radio and television stations for serving their community. At a recent luncheon at the Albright Knox Art Gallery, the following stations and community groups received special recognition: WKBW-TV ABC-7 – The Summit Center & Paddock Chevrolet In 1973, Nancy Harris, …

Binghamton/Elmira Stations Honored for Public Service

Last Thursday’s Digital Training and “Serving New York” Luncheon in Binghamton were a tremendous success. More than 40 sales executives attended a three hour seminar featuring nationally recognized digital sales expert Stephen Wharley. At the “Serving New York” Luncheon, area stations were recognized for a number of public service campaigns and projects. The following stations were recognized for their public …

2015 Excellence in Broadcasting Recipients

We just completed our 53rd Executive Conference at the Conrad Hotel in New York City.  We wish to congratulate those stations and broadcast professionals who received the “Excellence in Broadcasting Awards”.  You represent the best in broadcasting. Congratulations to this year’s winners: LARGE MARKET RADIO (RED GROUP) OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL WINS, NEW YORK – “AIRFAST” OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT/CAMPAIGN WABC, NEW YORK …

Summer Conference Celebrated the Best in New York State Broadcasters

Summer Conference Celebrated the Best in New York State Broadcasters Last weeks Summer conference at the beautiful Conrad Hotel was a tremendous success bringing together the best in the broadcast business. General Managers, Sales Managers, Account Executives, Producers and Engineers enjoyed a terrific conference. Here are some of the highlights. The conference was acknowledged on shows such as “Access Hollywood,” …

2015 Hall of Fame Inductees

We are proud to announce the inductees for the New York State Broadcasters Hall of Fame for 2015. The Class of 2015 will be inducted at our Hall of Fame Luncheon on June 23, 2015 at the Conrad Hotel. Al Roker: He is known as America’s most trusted weatherman and has been the weather and feature anchor on NBC’s “Today” …

NYSBA Board of Directors Completes a Successful Trip to Washington DC

The Board of Directors just finished a marathon of meetings in Washington DC, meeting with 23 members of the New York State Congressional delegation over a two-day period. It was a highly successful visit to DC. We were able to urge the New York Congressional delegation to: Support our efforts to eliminate illegal pirate radio stations; Oppose the imposition of …