CMA Board Honors Bill Denny With Inaugural J. William Denny Award
August 18, 2016 at 7:08 AM (PT)
The COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION (CMA) presented the inaugural J. WILLIAM DENNY Award to its namesake on TUESDAY (8/16) during the quarterly CMA Board of Directors' meeting. The Award is presented in recognition and appreciation of a lifetime of dedication, distinguished service, and meritorious contributions to the CMA Board of Directors, which DENNY joined in 1961.
"It's been a pleasure to watch the COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION grow to international prominence while keeping focused on its primary function of promoting Country music," said DENNY. "I'm delighted to have this Award named in my honor, and I appreciate it very much."
The J. WILLIAM DENNY Award can only be presented once a year to a person who is living or deceased; for more information, visit the CMA website here.