Schurz Honored With AWRT Achievement Award
January 31, 2007 at 10:45 AM (PT)
This year's AMERICAN WOMEN IN RADIO & TELEVISION Achievement Award is going to SCHURZ COMMUNICATIONS Chairman/CEO FRANKLIN SCHURZ JR., whose company owns radio and TV stations in INDIANA, MISSOURI, VIRGINIA, SOUTH DAKOTA, KANSAS AND GEORGIA and also runs cable companies and newspapers. The AWRT Achievement Award is bestowed on a well-respected AWRT member who has helped strengthen the role of AWRT in the industry and contributed to the betterment of the electronic media.
"FRANK SCHURZ is a true asset to this industry," said AWRT National Chair and KATZ DIRECT MARKETING Pres. CHICKIE BUCCO. "He has been steadfast in his campaign for workplace diversity both on a local and national level and for this, we are pleased to honor him."
"I am humbled by the award and extremely honored by the organization presenting it," said SCHURZ.