Passing of GAB Chairman’s Father

 ATLANTA, Ga–   It is with deep regret that the Georgia Association of Broadcasters informs you of the passing of current GAB Chairman Dennis Jones’ father, Dennis Jones. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends during this time.    “His funeral is scheduled for this Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Floral Hills…

The Georgia Association of Broadcasters Unveils Details for the 2018 Beasley Media Group Radio Talent Institute

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: McKenzie Lewis Communications Coordinator 770-395-7220 mlewis@gab.org The Georgia Association of Broadcasters Unveils Details for the 2018 Beasley Media Group Radio Talent Institute Atlanta, GA (April 25, 2018): The Georgia Association of Broadcasters (GAB) is pleased to unveil details for the 2018 Beasley Media Group Radio Talent Institute. The…

Greg Davis Jr. and Geniece Granville Make List of Future African American Leaders in Radio

ATLANTA, Ga– Greg Davis Jr., Vice President and Market Manager of Davis Broadcasting in Atlanta and Geniece Granville, Vice President of Davis Broadcasting Inc in Columbus have been named to Radio Ink’s List of “Future African American Leaders in Radio.”  The Georgia Association of Broadcaster’s President, Bob Houghton would like to congratulate Greg Davis Jr.,…

State Leadership Conference Recap

A Letter from the President, Bob Houghton.    I want to thank the fourteen broadcaster who invested three days joining our team in Washington, D.C. last week.  I also want to thank our Political Events Planner, Lorie Smith for an outstanding job of organizing the trip, as well as our GAB office for handling the…

Congressman David Scott 15th Annual Career Fair

JONESBORO, GA—Congressman David Scott will host his 15th Annual Jobs Fair on Friday, April 13, 2018, from 10am to 3pm, at theGeorgia International Convention Center.  Georgia’s top employers will be recruiting job seekers to fill over 4,000 openings and include: Aflac, Chime Solutions, Clayton County, DeKalb County Police, Fayette County Fire Department, FBI, FEMA, FedEx, Gate Gourmet, Georgia Department of Transportation,…

Step-by-Step Instructions for Populating Your Online Public Files

 “This information is provided by the Alabama Broadcasters Association as a general guideline and is not offered as legal advice. Stations should check with legal counsel for additional information.” Step-by-step YouTube video HERE Set-by-step notes from video tutorial Contents of Radio Public Files 010418   1. Create a work sheet for each of your Federal Registration Numbers (FRN). If…

Rule 22 Update

ATLANTA, Ga– Georgia Uniform Superior Court Rule 22 , which governs the use of video and audio recording equipment in courtrooms was significantly changed last year.  The changes go into effect on May 1, 2018.   As before, Rule 22 requests need only be sent to the judge, not to the parties.  The judge will tell the…

We’re Not Gonna Take It Video Contest

ATLANTA, GA– Attorney General Chris Carr is joining the Georgia Association of Broadcasters, the Healthcare Distributors Alliance, the Medical Association of Georgia’s “Think About It” campaign, the Georgia Pharmacy Association, the Kennesaw State Center for Young Adult Addiction and Recovery, the Georgia Prevention Project, the Council on Alcohol and Drugs and the Georgia Council on…