Category: MAB Events

Broadcasting Career Builder Conference 2016!

The Broadcasting Career Builder Conference (BCBC) is in November! Make sure your students know about and plan to attend this important career building conference. DATE & LOCATION Friday, November 18 Eagle Eye Golf Club & Conference Center, Bath, MI 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Early registration is only $20 until November 4! ($35 thereafter) BCBC 2016 will… read more

Are You Ready for the Broadcast Excellence Awards?

BACK TO MARCH:  Wednesday, March 8, 2017! The Lansing Center Lansing, MI It’s time to start thinking about the professional Broadcast Excellence Awards! The due date for all entries is January 13, 2017. Production and broadcast for all entries must have occurred between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016. Entry Fees MAB or MAPB… read more

Exhibitors: Connect with Broadcasters in the Mitten State at GLBC 2017!

EXHIBITORS CAN CONNECT WITH MIDWEST BROADCASTING AND MEDIA EXECUTIVES AT GLBC 2017! GLBC’s dates have returned to March! Exhibitors can reserve their space now to meet potential clients and showcase all of their new products and services! Show Date Wednesday, March 8, 2017 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. The Lansing Center, Lansing, MI Senior executives involved… read more

Save The Date: GLBC 2017!

March 7-8, 2017 The Lansing Center Lansing, MI GLBC’s dates have moved back to March! The Great Lakes Broadcasting Conference & EXPO is the Midwest’s premier educational and networking event for radio, television and media professionals. GLBC features national caliber speakers and trainers, a free exhibit hall that showcases the latest in products, services and… read more

Broadcasting Career Builder Conference 2016

Broadcasting Career Builder Conference (BCBC) is in November! Make sure your students know about and plan to attend this important career building conference. DATE & LOCATION Friday, November 18 Eagle Eye Golf Club & Conference Center, Bath, MI 8:00am-4:00pm Early registration is only $20 until November 4! ($35 after November 4) BCBC 2016 will feature new… read more

Exhibitors: Connect at GLBC 2017!

EXHIBITORS CAN CONNECT WITH MIDWEST BROADCASTING AND MEDIA EXECUTIVES AT GLBC 2017! GLBC’s dates have returned to March! Exhibitors can reserve their space now to meet potential clients and showcase all of their new products and services! Show Date Wednesday, March 8, 2017 8:00 am-5:00 pm The Lansing Center, Lansing, MI Senior executives involved in key… read more

Save the Date: BCBC 2016

We’re busy planning the MABF’s largest student conference of the year, the Broadcasting Career Builder Conference! DATE & LOCATION Friday, November 18 Eagle Eye Golf Club & Conference Center, Bath MI 8:00am-4:00pm This conference attracts hundreds of students eager to learn about the field of broadcasting. For many students this conference is the key factor… read more

MAB Announces New Officers, Directors

At its annual business meeting on August 30, the MAB Board of Directors elected new officers.  Debbie Kenyon, Senior VP/Market Manager of CBS Radio Detroit was appointed Chairman.  Peter Tanz of Midwest Communications was appointed Vice-Chairman/Chairman Elect.  Gary Baxter of WSYM-TV (Lansing) was named Treasurer; and Zoe Burdine-Fly of Townsquare Media (Flint-Lansing) was appointed At-Large Director…. read more

2016 MAB Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient: Julie Koehn

The MAB and MAB Foundation (MABF) presented the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award to Lenawee Broadcasting Company/WLEN-FM (Adrian) President and General Manager Julie Koehn during MAB awards ceremonies on Tuesday, August 30 at the Inn at St. John’s. Julie began her broadcasting career in 1985 as an account executive after graduating from Michigan State University with a… read more

Meet the 2016 Class of the Michigan Broadcasting Hall of Fame

The MAB and MAB Foundation (MABF) inducted three outstanding individuals into the 2016 class of the Michigan Broadcasting Hall of Fame on Tuesday, August 30 at the Inn at St. John’s. Inducted were Paul Jacobs, VP/GM of Jacobs Media and President of jacAPPS (Bingham Farms); Paul W. Smith, Radio Host and Columnist, WJR-AM (Detroit); and Stephen Schram, Executive Director and General Manager for… read more