GAB Welcomes New Chairman of the Board

ATLANTA, Ga– In the Monday, December 4th board meeting, GAB welcomed Dennis Jones as the new Chairman for the upcoming year. The Georgia Association of Broadcasters would like to thank  Jeff Dudley for his past year of service as Chairman of the Board. Jones is heading into his tenure with the mission statement, “We are storytellers……

Sponsorship Information for Career Day

UGA JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION CAREER DAY 2018 Thursday, Feb. 8, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. University of Georgia, Athens Campus What is the UGA Journalism and Mass Communication Career Day?  Career Day connects companies and organizations with students seeking internships and jobs in digital, print and broadcast journalism, creative mass media, film, production,…

Career Day

Career Fair Description This event is presented in partnership with the Georgia Association of Broadcasters and Grady College. This day-long event connects companies and organizations with students seeking careers in digital, print and broadcast journalism, creative mass media, media sales, advertising and public relations. Students who attend are typically seeking internships and full-time positions. Employers…

EAS Multilingual Survey

Due Monday, November 6, 2017 The FCC has asked that ALL EAS participants take the following brief survey in regards to your station(s) EAS capabilities to air EAS alerts in multiple languages. The GAB will prepare a composite report from member responses that will be submitted to the FCC at a TBD time. The composite report will not include specific call…

Special Thank You Letter From Your GAB President

  Special Letter of Thanks from Your GAB President THANKS FOR ATTENDING GABCON 2017 It was a great time to be a Broadcaster in Georgia. As promised GABCON provided fun, entertainment, excellent food, education and recognition for our members and partners outstanding achievements. We hope those that attended had a great time. Please share your…

2017 GABBY and Merit Award Winners!

Congratulations to ALL of our winners at this year’s GABBY Awards!   Division A Radio Winners  Best Station Produced Commercial, PSA, or Promotional Spot: WCLK-FM Register to Vote PSA (Merit) Best Station Produced Commercial, PSA, or Promotional Spot: WDAK-AM Dragon Con 2016 Contest Promo (Merit)  Best Station Produced Commercial, PSA, or Promotional Spot: WVEE-FM The…

TV Repack’s Impact on FM Stations

Recently Radio World posted a list created by Vsoft outlining all FM stations that share tower space with repack effective TV stations.    These FM stations could possibly be required to reduce power or cease transmission while tower crews make necessary changes to comply with repack.  In Georgia the following FM stations may be affected.   Columbus WVRK WFXE WKCN WCGQ WJSP-FM…