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Lynn Deppen, President and Shareholder, Forever Media, Inc.

Induction into the Pennsylvania Association of broadcasters Hall of Fame will take place every year at the Gold Medal Dinner. There shall be a radio and television inductee each year. Hall of Fame designation is awarded to persons of broadcast station ownership or management commemorating careers of merit and distinction.


2022 Award Recipients: Lynn Deppen, President and Shareholder, Forever Media, Inc.

Lynn Deppen is the president and shareholder of Forever Media, Inc., and is responsible for all operations, business, and growth of Forever Media, with 62 radio stations located throughout Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, Delaware, and New Jersey. In 1977, he graduated from the Electronic Institutes in Harrisburg with an associates degree and began to make his mark in the industry right away. Deppen is a pioneer in the broadcasting industry, building many new radio stations from scratch. Before his start at Forever Media Lynn worked at broadcasting companies like Taft Broadcasting in New York, and Plough Broadcasting in Florida.

Past Winners

2000

Dick Clark
David Crantz
Joel Myers

1999

Harry Haas
Lew Klein
Malcolm Poindexter
Roy Shapiro

1998

Marijane Landis
Leo H. Rosenberg
Frances Doherr Sturtevant
Pete Wambach
Robert Zimmerman

1997

Joseph Baudino
Bill Burns
Bill Cardille
Fran Fisher
Myron Jones
Paul Long
Robert Sauber
George Williams

1996

Frank Altdoerffer, Sr.
Sam Altdoerffer, Sr.
Vic Diehm
Les Etter
Harris Lipez
Clair McCollough
Roy Morgan
Lou Murray
LeRoy Schneck
Cary Simpson
A.V. Tidmore

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