Tag: Issue 132

Big Names Will Offer Big Sales and Promotions Insights at the #MABshow

Get sold on this exciting line-up of sales and promotions all-stars who will be on hand at the 2019 Great Lakes Media Show on March 5 and 6 at the Lansing Center in downtown Lansing. Register now to attend Michigan’s premier broadcast industry event.  WardsAuto Senior Editor Steve Finlay will offer participants an “Automotive Outlook.” He has worked at… read more

You’re Invited to Meet Your Local Lawmakers at the #MABshow

Michigan broadcasters are invited to attend the MAB Annual Legislative Reception on Wednesday, March 6 from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. at the Lansing Center during the 2019 Great Lakes Media Show. With the high turnover after the recent election, MAB legislative reception is a wonderful opportunity to meet your legislators and connect with other Michigan… read more

2019 Silver/Gold Circle Inductees Announced

The Michigan Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences  has announced the inductees for its 2019 Silver Circle Awards. The Silver Circle honors media professionals who began their careers in television at least 25 years ago, either in a performing, creative, technical or administrative role within the industry or in an area… read more

These News Professionals Will Have You Covered at the #MABshow

From investigative reporting to multi-media journalism to newsroom personalities, these news leaders will have you covered at the 2019 Great Lakes Media Show on March 5 and 6 at the Lansing Center in downtown Lansing. Register now to attend Michigan’s premier broadcast industry event.  i-Media Strategies Founder Kevin Benz will present a conversation about how newsroom culture… read more

MAB’s Jacquelen Timm Promoted to Executive Director for Programs and Member Engagement 

MAB Chairman Gary Baxter, and President/CEO  Karole L. White are pleased to announce Jacquelen Timm has been promoted to Executive Director for Programs and Member Engagement for the MAB and all of its entities.  She remains the lead contact for MAB and MABF Boards of Directors. “I’m honored to accept this added responsibility as I have grown to… read more

FCC Suspends Operations Due to Government Shutdown

Due to the government shutdown, the FCC suspended operations on Thursday, January 3.  This means that the agency’s electronic filling and database will be unavailable until the government is running again. However, a few functions will remain open for business including: the Consolidated Database System (CDBS), the Electronic Document Management System (EDOCS), the Disaster Information… read more

Kenzee Blake Joins WYTZ

Mid-West Family Broadcasting country station WYTZ-FM (St. Joseph/Benton Harbor) welcomes Kenzee Blake to the station.  Blake will join the station’s “Matt Malone Morning Show” as well as host middays on the station. Blake joins the station from KTTS in Springfield, Missouri.

Learn How to ‘Hold Your People Accountable Without Holding Them Hostage’ and More at the #MABshow 

Three seasoned experts will offer valuable tips and advice for improvements in management at the 2019 Great Lakes Media Show on March 5 and 6 at the Lansing Center in downtown Lansing. Register now to attend Michigan’s premier broadcast industry event.  Tim Moore  will tell you “It’s Not How Good You Are, It’s How Good Your Cluster Is.” As… read more

’60 Minutes’ Lara Logan Headlines 2019 #MABshow as Keynote Speaker

The MAB is excited to welcome  CBS “60 Minutes” Correspondent Lara Logan as the keynote presenter for the 2019 Great Lakes Media Show.  Lara Logan’s bold, award-winning reporting has earned her a prominent spot among the world’s best foreign correspondents. Named a full-time 60 Minutes correspondent in May 2012, the 2016-17 season is her 12th at… read more