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Help Fund the Future of Broadcast Excellence! 

Do you love to GOLF?  Come out and have FUN while supporting the MAB Foundation and the future of broadcast excellence. MAB Foundation Golf Fundraiser Wednesday, August 23, 2017 Crystal Mountain Resort, Thompsonville, MI  Register Here. Sponsorship packages also are available. Questions? Contact Jacquelen Timm at or 517-484-7444

Get the Scoop on ‘Fake News’ and Other Important Issues

Learn from the experts at the 2017 Advocacy Conference & Annual Meeting.  This year’s line up of speakers will offer valuable insight on the “fake news” phenomenon and other current issues that are important to the broadcast industry. The MAB is excited to host Professor Esther Thorson, PhD from Michigan State University’s School of Journalism…. read more

Celebrate With Fellow Broadcasters

You will not want to miss one of the highlights of the Advocacy Conference and Annual Meeting, the Hall of Fame and Lifetime Achievement Awards, held at the President’s Banquet on Tuesday, August 22 at Crystal Mountain Resort in Thompsonville. You will get to network with fellow broadcasters and honor five Michigan broadcasters. This year’s… read more

Stay an Extra Day in Paradise

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Crystal Mountain Resort, Thompsonville, Michigan You’re coming to MAB’s Annual Advocacy Conference and Meeting, plus the awards banquet anyway (right?), so why not “Stay an Extra Day in Paradise” and sign-up for the MAB Foundation’s Golf Fundraiser, which supports individuals seeking a career in broadcasting? Playing… read more

Linda Lee To Receive MAB Legacy Award

Linda Lee (Young) of WYCD-FM (Detroit) and nationally recognized radio personality, will receive the first MAB Legacy Award, posthumously, at the Advocacy Conference and Annual Meeting, August 22, during the Chairman’s Banquet at Crystal Mountain Resort in Thompsonville. Lee, who passed away March 31, 2017 will be honored among others for her outstanding career and… read more

Advocacy Conference Speaker Lineup!

The MAB has announced the speaker lineup for this year’s Advocacy Conference and Annual Meeting, to be held August 22-23 at Crystal Mountain Resort. MAB members will hear policy and advocacy updates as well as attend the MAB Annual Meeting. The evening activities include the banquet, featuring the Michigan Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductions, Lifetime Achievement… read more

Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient and Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

The Michigan Association of Broadcasters and the MAB Foundation are pleased to announce the 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees and the Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient, to be honored Tuesday, August 22 at Crystal Mountain Resort in Thompsonville. This year’s Lifetime Achievement honor goes to Marla Drutz, Vice-President and General Manager of WDIV-TV (Detroit). Drutz has held… read more

Public Media Impact Award Nominations Due June 7

2017 marks the 32nd year of honoring Michigan’s public broadcasters with the MAPB Public Media Impact Award. Two awards – one award for Donors and one award for Professionals – will be presented during a banquet at the August 2017 MAB Advocacy Conference & Annual Meeting at Crystal Mountain Resort in Thompsonville, MI. The awards honor individuals for their… read more