Scott Shannon To Host NAB Marconi Radio Awards
July 27, 2016 at 7:59 AM (PT)
This year’s NAB MARCONI RADIO AWARDS Dinner & Show will be hosted by radio legend SCOTT SHANNON. The event will take place SEPTEMBER 22nd at the 2016 RADIO SHOW, produced by THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS and RADIO ADVERTISING BUREAU, and held at the OMNI NASHVILLE HOTEL.
SHANNON currently serves as the morning drive host for CBS RADIO Classic Hits WCBS-F/NEW YORK. His career has spanned more than four decades, and he is credited for developing the popular “Morning Zoo” format for morning shows. Prior to his current position, SHANNON helped develop the legendary NEW YORK station WHTZ (Z100) and co-hosted the morning show at WPLJ for 22 years. He is also the creator of the round-the-clock “True Oldies” channel, currently distributed by UNITED STATIONS.
“SCOTT SHANNON is an icon in Radio and one of the best dressed Radio personalities,” said NAB EVP/Radio JOHN DAVID. “His unique style and engaging personality add prestige to this year’s MARCONI RADIO AWARDS.”