CRB Announces Attendance Figures From CRS, Board Officers Elected
March 10, 2008 at 11:03 AM (PT)
The CRB (COUNTRY RADIO BROADCASTERS) have announced the official attendance figures for CRS-39 which was held last week in NASHVILLE from WED., MARCH 5th thru FRIDAY, MARCH 7th at the NASHVILLE CONVENTION CENTER.
This year’s total attendance figure was 2,607, including 1,893 full registrants (including exhibitors, panelists and sponsors) and 714 participant registrants. Participant registrants attend as part of the event, but do not register for the full seminar. Those related events include the Thursday Music Industry Town Meeting and the Friday Radio Sales Day. This represents a 9% decrease over last year when the combined total was 2,865.
In other CRB news, the following people were re-elected as officers. CBS RADIO KMPS/SEATTLE PD BECKY BRENNER -- President, BILL MAYNE -- VP, BEASLEY WKIS/MIAMI Market Manager CAROLE BOWEN-Secretary, ARISTO MEDIA/MARCO PROMOTIONS Pres. JEFF WALKER -- Treasurer. Also, REGENT BROADCASTING VP/Programming BOB MOODY was newly elected to the BOARD and CLEAR CHANNEL WSIX/NASHVILLE PD KEITH KAUFMAN was named Agenda Chairman. WARNER BROS. Nat’l Dir. Promotion BOB REEVES was named Vice-Chair.
CRS-40 will be held from MARCH 4-9 in NASHVILLE. For information call (615) 327-4487 or visit www.crb.org.