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NASHVILLE, TN -- RAB and NAB announced the total number of registered attendees for the 2016 Radio Show, held this week in Nashville.


2016 Radio Show Attendees: 2,272


This compares to 2,170 attendees at the 2015 Radio Show in Atlanta and is the largest attendance figure since the RAB and NAB started partnering on the event in 2010.

As previously announced, the 2017 Radio Show will be held September 6-8 in Austin, TX.

About the Radio Show
The 2016 Rad...

One of biggest appeal of sports is the connection to history that both players and fans share, especially the continuous cycle of comparing records and achievements to those from previous seasons. Today, the sports landscape looks similar to a year ago: the New England Patriots are making headlines in the NFL, College Football Saturdays are becoming more epic and on the radio airwaves, Sports radio is setting records once again for share of audi...

Las Vegas, NV -- The National Association of Broadcasters announced today preliminary registered attendance of 103,042 for the 2015 NAB Show, the world's largest annual convention covering filmed entertainment and the development, management and delivery of content across all mediums. The exhibition featured 1,789 companies spanning 1,015,000 net square feet of exhibit space.

"This year's NAB Show demonstrates again the power and reach of the glo...


Las Vegas, NV -- The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced today the 10 winners for the 28th Annual Crystal Radio Awards. Since 1987, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards have recognized radio stations for their outstanding year-round commitment to community service. The 2015 NAB Crystal Radio Award recipients listed below were chosen among 50 finalists who were honored at today's NAB Show Radio Luncheon.

KRMG-FM Tulsa, OK
WSB-AM Atlanta, G...

-- Some 244 Companies to Exhibit
at NAB Show for the First Time in 2015 --


WASHINGTON, D.C. -- NAB Show, the world’s largest gathering of vendors driving the future of media and entertainment, announced today that the show floor has expanded to over one million net square feet of exhibit space with 244 companies exhibiting for the first time. The exhibition will feature new products and next-generation technologies displayed through interactiv...

-- NAB Show Attendees to Vote for Five Most Promising Solutions From Startups in Inaugural Best of SPROCKIT Awards --

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- NAB Show organizers today announced the final 10 mobile, video, analytics and social media startups chosen to participate in SPROCKIT 2015. Thirty startups will participate in this year’s SPROCKIT program, which kicks-off at NAB Show in Las Vegas, April 11-16, 2015.

A committee of ind...

If you're interested in the radio/record business of the 60s and 70s you'll enjoy Don Sundeen's new website 'The Don Rocks"....it's not only Don on the site but, several other great industry writers......
One of the top video production companies in the nation, Biz Vid Communications filed this interesting report this month...

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Washington, D.C. -- The National Association of Broadcasters announced the 50 finalists for the 28th Annual Crystal Radio Awards. Since 1987, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards have recognized radio stations for their outstanding year-round commitment to community service. Winners will be announced and the finalists will be honored at the NAB Radio Luncheon. The Luncheon, sponsored by ASCAP, will be held Tuesday, April 14 during the 2015 NAB Show in...

NAB SHOW TO FEATURE NEW AERIAL ROBOTICS AND DRONE PAVILION


WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The 2015 NAB Show, held April 11-16, will feature a new Aerial Robotics and Drone Pavilion, presented by Drone Media Group in partnership with NAB Show. The new exhibit area, located in the South Upper Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, will feature dozens of aerial robotics companies, a flying cage, demonstration area with seating, and daily sessions.

The Pavilio...