The Late Bud Paxson To Be Honored With NAB Spirit Of Broadcasting Award
April 3, 2015 at 1:17 PM (PT)
The late LOWELL (BUD) PAXSON will be honored with the NAB's Spirit of Broadcasting Award at the NAB SHOW's Television Luncheon on APRIL 13th in LAS VEGAS.
PAXSON, the owner of several radio and television stations over the years and co-founder of HOME SHOPPING NETWORK and PAX TV, passed away in JANUARY. His wife MARLA will accept the award, with SHARON STONE and WAYNE NEWTON participating in the ceremony.
“BUD PAXSON was a visionary entrepreneur and superb advocate for over-the-air radio and television,” said NAB President and CEO GORDON SMITH. “We are proud to honor his spirit with this award.”