2019 GABBY and Merit Winners

Best of the GABBY’s (Radio Class A)- WSB Radio (Radio Class AA)- WVOP (TV Class A)- WSB-TV (TV Class AA)- WJBF Best Newscast WSB Radio- WSB News Team (GABBY Radio Class A) WRGA- David Crowder (GABBY Radio Class AA) WUVG- Gianncarlo Cifuentes, Amanda Ramirez (GABBY TV Class A) WJCL- WJCL Staff (GABBY TV Class AA)…

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Georgia Radio License Renewal Deadline October 1st 2019

ATLANTA, GA– October 1, 2019, all radio stations in Georgia must begin airing their pre-filing license renewal announcements. Announcements also should air on October 16, November 1, and November 16. License renewal applications for all radio stations in Georgia (AM, FM, FM translator, and Low Power FM) must be filed by Monday, December 2.  Stations must…

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Now Accepting 2020 Hall of Fame Nominations

GAB Now Accepting Broadcasting Hall of Fame Nominations For 2020 ATLANTA – The Georgia Association of Broadcasters (GAB) is accepting nominations for the 2018 GAB Hall of Fame induction class. The nomination process is open to any and all Georgia Broadcasters, active and retired. Consideration for this honor is given to broadcasters with a minimum…

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The 5G Future has Great Potential for Broadcasters

ATLANTA, GA– Technology is constantly changing and strides are always being made to improve the speed and efficiency of everything in the world around us. Broadcasting is one of the industries affected the most by these changes. It has come a long way since the first radio transmissions in the late 1800’s and the industry…

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2019 GAB Golden Mic Award Recipient

ATLANTA, GA– The Georgia Association of Broadcasters is pleased to announce Dan Vallie as the 2019 Golden Mic Award recipient. This annual award is given to a broadcaster who has shown exceptional dedication to the industry. Lifelong radio industry veteran, Dan Vallie, is the innovator and President of the National Radio Talent System, the only…

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Third Circuit Reviews FCC Appeal For Shift In Radio Ownership Regulations

ATLANTA, GA– On June 15th, 2018, The National Association of Broadcasters sent a letter calling for a relaxing on AM/FM ownership regulations. But one year later the appeal is now coming into play. The letter, sent to Chief of the FCC Media Bureau Michelle Carey outlined a proposal that would modify current FCC regulations by…

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