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WASHINGTON, D.C./NEW YORK -- Organizers of the Radio Show announced today the dates and locations of the 2015 and 2016 events. The Radio Show is produced by the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB) and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB).

2015 Radio Show
September 30 - October 2, 2015
Atlanta Marriott Marquis
Atlanta, GA

2016 Radio Show
September 21 - 23, 2016
Omni Nashville Hotel
Nashville, TN

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One of radio's greats, Carl Truman Wigglesworth has passed away.  He was known for his huge carlwiglesworthsuccess on San Antonio radio but, I met him when heprogrammed top 40, WKLO in Louisville.  He was one of the kindest, most caring people I have known in my 50 plus years in radio.   The new reality where he has gone will be a better place because this incredible artist is there. I was personally touched and made a better person for hav...

-- Data Highlights Radio's Ability to Drive Song Sales and Lengthen the Lifecycle of Song --

WASHINGTON, D.C. -– NAB today released a commissioned study, conducted by Nielsen, showing a direct correlation between radio airplay and music sales. According to the study, radio airplay is the dominant driver of music sales, beginning with the first week of consistent radio airplay and continuing through the peak sales week.

The new Nielsen study exa...

-- Mary Quass named Radio Board First Vice Chair --


WASHINGTON, DC -- NAB announced today that Radio Board Chairman Don Benson named eight appointees to the NAB Radio Board, with the approval of the Radio Executive Committee and Joint Board Chairman Charles Warfield. It was also announced that NRG Media President and CEO Mary Quass was unanimously elected by the Radio Board to NAB's Executive Committee's First Vice Chair Seat.


Appointed immediatel...

New Radio Star and RV Dream New Radio is happy to participate in the 26th annual National Dream Hotline conducted by the School of Metaphysics beginning Friday night at 6pm.  The Hotline will continue throughout Friday and Saturday night and end on Sunday night.  The public will be able to call 417-345-8411 and talk to one of very qualified experts to get their dreams interpreted...The school's staff is world wide acclaimed for their long time s...

GORDON SMITH CALLS ON REGULATORS
TO DEVELOP NATIONAL BROADCAST PLAN



LAS VEGAS, NV -- National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) President and CEO Gordon Smith called on federal regulators to develop a National Broadcast Plan during his keynote address at the opening session of NAB Show 2014. Smith called on policymakers to develop a holistic regulatory approach that ensures radio and television broadcasting are not disadvantaged in the marketplace...

SHOW DOMINATES AS LEADING 
GLOBAL EVENT FOR MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- NAB Show will host 62 international delegations, including delegations attending for the first time from Germany, the Netherlands, Panama, Paraguay, Italy and Serbia. Approximately 30 percent of the event's 90,000+ attendees will travel from 155 countries to NAB Show, held April 5-10 in Las Vegas. NAB Show is the world's largest annual conference and expo ...

By kickoff time on Sunday, football fans and casual observers everywhere will be settling in to watch or listen to what is an unrivaled broadcasting spectacle in American sporting culture. Yet for as widely appealing as the Super Bowl has become, there’s still nothing quite like the connection that fans have on the local level with their teams and the broadcasters that bring those exploits to life each week.

 

And in looking at this relationship t...

Nielsen Holdings N.V. (NYSE: NLSN), today announced that it has successfully completed its acquisition of Arbitron Inc., an international media and marketing research firm.

“This is a great day for Nielsen and a natural step in our evolution,” said Nielsen Chief Executive Officer David Calhoun. “Arbitron will allow us to analyze and understand an additional two hours of the U.S. consumer’s day while bringing us another opportunity to provide adv...

2013 RADIO SHOW TO LIVE STREAM SELECT SESSIONS

WHAT:  

The following sessions at the 2013 Radio Show will be streamed live and archived at www.radioshowweb.com for viewing on demand until the end of the year. Brightcove, Inc. will use its Video Cloud online video platform to support the live and on-demand streaming. On demand sessions will be available following the Radio Show. The Radio Show is produced by the National Associa...