Nominees For Georgia Radio Hall of Fame Announced
April 14, 2008 at 11:03 AM (PT)
The list of candidates for induction into the GEORGIA RADIO HALL OF FAME has been announced; the honorees will be feted at the 2nd Annual Induction Dinner and Awards Program, OCTOBER 4th, 2008 at the MARIETTA Conference Center & Resort. Emcee for the event will be CBS RADIO President DAN MASON.
Legacy category (GEORGIA radio persons no longer living) candidates are: JIM BRIDGES, BARRY CHASE, JIMMY DEER, GEORGE FISHER, BOB HUNNICUTT, JR., JOHN LANE, BILL MCCAIN, ZENAS SEARS, JIM POPWELL, BILL POWELL, ROBERT ROUNSAVILLE and JIM WILDER. Career Achievement candidates are: BILL BOWICK, BRAVES announcers SKIP CARAY-ERNIE JOHNSON-PETE VAN WIEREN, GARY CORRY, HERB EMORY, RED JONES, JACK LENZ, KELLY MCCOY, STEVE MCCOY, AUBREY MORRIS, SCOTT SLADE, TONY TAYLOR and DEL WARD.
Complete biographical information on all candidates will be available soon at www.grhof.com.
Ballots will be mailed to the GRHoF Membership on JUNE 1st. Legacy inductees will be announced on AUGUST 1st. Career Achievement inductees will be announced at the induction event.
Two special awards will also be announced at the event -- The Elmo Ellis Spirit Award and the Founders and Directors award.
Ticket information may be found at www.grhof.com.