NAB Extends Pres./CEO Gordon Smith
June 16, 2014 at 12:44 PM (PT)
NAB Pres./CEO GORDON SMITH has agreed to a contract extension that will keep him in the position until DECEMBER 31st, 2018. He joined NAB in NOVEMBER 2009
"GORDON SMITH has been tested under fire and proven himself to be a remarkable unifying voice for AMERICA's free and local radio and television stations," YMF Media Sr. Advisor CHARLES WARFIELD said. "His integrity is unquestioned, and his determination to fight for broadcasters in the public policy arena is undiminished."
"I'm thrilled to accept a new contract from NAB," SMITH said. "Free and local broadcasting is the indispensable one-to-everyone communications technology that is always reliable in a fragmented media world. It is worth fighting for, and I'm honored by the faith that the NAB Board is putting in me to continue leading the charge."