Advocacy

NAB FCC and Federal Issues

The PAB promotes policies that support the needs of our member stations in both state and federal legislatures. We represent the collective voice of all markets, large and small, in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Here you will find relevant links and policy updates from the PAB:

Award-winning Cinematographer Sam Nicholson to Keynote 2020 Post|Production World Conference at NAB Show

January 22nd, 2020
The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) and Future Media Conferences (FMC) will present a special keynote address by Emmy-award winning cinematographer and visual effects director Sam Nicholson on Sunday, April 19 as part of P|PW at NAB Show.
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Chris Cornelius, Ben Downs Elected as NABPAC Co-Chairs

January 21st, 2020
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Chris Cornelius, director of Business Development at Morgan Murphy Media, and Ben Downs, vice president and general manager of Bryan Broadcasting Corporation, have been elected by the NABPAC Board of Trustees to serve as co-chairs of the organization, the political action committee of NAB. They will assume their terms on January 21.
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KCVM-FM to Receive NAB Crystal Heritage Award at NAB Show

January 21st, 2020
The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) will honor Coloff Media’s KCVM-FM Cedar Falls, IA with the esteemed NAB Crystal Heritage Award. The award will be presented during the We Are Broadcasters Celebration, held Tuesday, April 21 during the 2020 NAB Show in Las Vegas.
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Carty-Sipp, Donilon, Johnson Earn EVP Stripes at NAB

January 16th, 2020
WASHINGTON, DC – NAB senior vice presidents April Carty-Sipp, Shawn Donilon and Trish Johnson have each been promoted to the position of executive vice president in charge of respective departments at the National Association of Broadcasters, NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith announced today.
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NAB COO Chris Ornelas Hired as Beasley Media Group General Counsel; NAB Government Relations Head Curtis LeGeyt Promoted to NAB COO

January 16th, 2020
WASHINGTON, DC – NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith announced today that NAB Chief Operating Officer Chris Ornelas will be departing the organization Feb. 1 to become general counsel for Beasley Media Group, where he will oversee all legal matters for the multiplatform media company, including its 64 radio stations. Ornelas will be replaced by…
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