NAB Announces 2016 Engineering Achievement Award Winners
March 23, 2016 at 8:16 AM (PT)
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS will honor three individuals with the 2016 NAB Engineering Achievement Awards at the NAB Technology Luncheon, held at the NAB SHOW in LAS VEGAS on APRIL 20th.
The 2016 NAB Radio Engineering Achievement Award will be bestowed upon recently-retired JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP VP/CTO ANDREW LAIRD, who played a crucial role in the development of digital radio in the U.S. as co-chair of the Digital Radio Broadcasting subcommittee at the NRSC.
The 2016 NAB Television Engineering Achievement Award is being given to TRIVENI DIGITAL Chief Science Officer RICHARD CHERNOCK, while E.W. SCRIPPS SVP/Chief Digital Officer ADAM SYMSON will be receiving the 2016 Digital Leadership Award.
Also to be given at the luncheon will be the NAB Technology Innovation Award and NAB Best Paper Award, with winners yet to be announced.