RAB, BMI Name Selection Panel For Minority Scholarships
June 19, 2006 at 8:21 AM (PT)
The RAB and BMI have named 17 radio executives to the selection committee for the “RAB/BMI FastStart to Radio Sales Success” Minority Scholarship program. The panel will pick 25 minority students who will attend the GARY FRIES RAB Radio Training Academy in DALLAS or the Academy Off-Campus Extension Program within the next 12 months, with applications due JUNE 30.
On the panel are the RAB's VAN ALLEN and SHAWN MARSHALL, BMI's DARLENE ROSADO, the NEW YORK MARKET RADIO ASSOCIATION's DEBORAH BEAGEN, THE MEDIA AUDIT's HUGH BROWN, AURN's GLENN BRYANT, CUMULUS/ALBANY, GA's DERRICK CHATMAN, CLEAR CHANNEL/PHILADELPHIA's RON DECASTRO, consultant MURIEL FUNCHES, UNIVISION RADIO NATIONAL SALES' LAURA HAGAN, OMEGA MARKETING's DAWN HILL, CLEAR CHANNEL/JACKSONVILLE's APRIL JOHNSON, RADIO ONE's ZEMIRA JONES, INTEREP's SHERMAN KIZART, ICBC/NEW YORK's DEON LIVINGSTON, WCBS-A/NEW YORK's CHAD LOPEZ, and PERSONAL SELLING PRINCIPLES' JEFFREY MYERS.