Radio-Mercury Awards Move To Los Angeles
November 8, 2007 at 9:00 AM (PT)
The 2008 RADIO-MERCURY AWARDS are moving to LOS ANGELES with a new date and a fresh approach. On WEDNESDAY, MAY 21st during an early evening reception in the LOS ANGELES area, the radio industry will recognize and reward the creators of the best radio commercials, with over $160,000 in prizes, including the $100,000 Grand Prize.
In conjunction with the earlier date, the call-to-enter timeframe has been adjusted to DECEMBER 7th, 2007 through FEBRUARY 22nd, 2008.
"The move to LOS ANGELES for the 2008 RADIO-MERCURY AWARDS will give finalists and radio industry professionals who are closer to the WEST COAST an opportunity to attend," explained RAB Pres./CEO and Co-Chairman of the Radio Creative Fund JEFF HALEY. "It also expands our visibility and provides us with a WEST COAST presence."