Tag: Issue 131

Meet Your MAB Board Member of the Week: Chris Monk

Chris Monk began his career in January 1979 after graduating from Southern Illinois University with a degree in Broadcast Management.  On January 1, 1979, he headed west for his first job in radio. He began his career in Reno, Nevada (Lotus Communications).  For the better part of twenty years he worked various West Coast markets. … read more

Saginaw Station Cluster Exceeds Goal To Help Homeless

Alpha Media’s five stations in Saginaw, Michigan raised $46,242 for homeless shelters during a 12-hour Radiothon on December 19, exceeding their goal of $45,000. Dan Streeter, CEO for Rescue Ministries of Mid Michigan, said the money will provide 1,541 nights of shelter and care for homeless individuals. The average cost of providing housing, food and… read more

Bill Extending Legislature’s Power to Litigate Sent to Gov. Snyder’s Desk

HB 6553 – a bill that expands Legislature’s ability to intervene in any lawsuit on any level of state court system at any time passed the State Legislature and is awaiting Governor’s signature. The bill was approved following changes which would first require a court action challenging the constitutionality or the validity of a statute… read more

Brandeis Hall Will Hold Attendees Accountable at the #MABshow

Brandeis Hall will tell you that accountability is about delivering on a commitment; It’s responsibility to an outcome, not just a set of tasks. It’s taking initiative with thoughtful, strategic follow-through. Teach people how to be accountable and they will take ownership of outcomes and work harder and longer to achieve success. Radio One’s Vice… read more

WILX-TV Anchors Compete Ringing Salvation Army Bells

On December 14, Gray Television’s WILX-TV (Lansing) News Anchors David Andrews and Ann Emmerich, along with Mallory Anderson and Barrett Tryon, rang the bells for the Salvation Army Kettle Drive.  Andrews and Emmerich will be hosting on Salvation Army kettle, with Anderson and Tryon a second, and it was a friendly round of competition between… read more