A Closer Look – 2016 Hall of Fame Class

The GAB inducted four broadcast icons into it’s Hall of Fame during a ceremony that included remarks from several legends of the industry and past Hall of Fame inductees. This year’s inductees included broadcasting icons:  Jim Martin Jim is the owner of PMB Broadcasting, Columbus, GA. The cluster has consistently held the number one position in the…

GAB Member Stations Help Promote 2016 Cherry Blossom Festival

GAB Member Stations across the state have come together to help promote the 2016 International Cherry Blossom Festival, happening March 17th thru April 3rd in Macon.  Festival organizers have taken advantage of the Georgia Association of Broadcasters Public Education Partnership (PEP) program to help spread the word of the annual celebration.  PEP allows non-profits and state…

GAB Announces Hall of Fame Class of 2016

ATLANTA  – The Georgia Association of Broadcasters is pleased to announce its Hall of Fame Class of 2016.  This year’s inductees include broadcasting icon, Jim Wilcox  of WALB TV  in Albany; radio and community advocate champion Jim (Jimbo) Martin, current owner of PMB Broadcasting  in Columbus; three-time NAB Board Member representative for small market radio Randy Gravley, CEO…

AM Revitalization Webinars – First Session Jan. 21st

As we’re sure you are aware the FCC is working on AM Revitalization, and the first deadline is coming up quickly – January 29th. To help our members with details and questions, we are making two webex meetings available with both legal and technical speakers on the topic. Part 1: Thursday, January 21st at 1pm central – TODAY This call…

FCC Compliance Reminders for 2016

With the New Year comes a new calendar of FCC compliance deadlines. We have tailored a calendar full of compliance deadline reminders just for Georgia Broadcasters. See below or download the calendar here: GAB FCC 2016 Calendar 2016 CALENDAR OF FCC COMPLIANCE DEADLINES FOR GEORGIA BROADCAST STATIONS January January 11 – FCC Form 398 Children’s Television Programming Reports.…