WRAT Wins Twice At NJ Broadcasters Conference
June 19, 2013 at 4:33 PM (PT)
GREATER MEDIA Active Rock WRAT/MONMOUTH/OCEAN, NJ took top honors in two categories during a special awards luncheon that took place on WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19th at the 66th Annual NEW JERSEY BROADCASTERS CONFERENCE in ATLANTIC CITY, NJ. The station won the Best News 2012 Award for its "Superstorm Sandy Community Coverage." In addition, Scott Edwards and the WRAT FM team received the Best Commercial 2012 Award for the station's "E Street Bagels" submission.
"I am so very proud of DAN FINN, CARL CRAFT, SCOTT EDWARDS and the entire WRAT team for receiving these coveted awards," said GREATER MEDIA Chairman/CEO PETER SMYTH said. "They are a shining example of what radio does to help the communities it serves during challenging times. I am so very proud to have them in our GREATER MEDIA family."
In addition, the late and former WCTC-A and WMGQ VP/GM ANTHONY (a.k.a. TONY) V. MARANO was inducted into the 2013 NJBA HALL OF FAME at the event.