Barrett, Patrick Named To NABEF Board
January 22, 2009 at 12:28 PM (PT)
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS EDUCATION FOUNDATION (NABEF) has named HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC. CEO DAVID BARRETT and PATRICK COMMUNICATIONS managing partner LARRY PATRICK to NABEF's Board of Directors. Both candidates were approved unanimously by the NABEF Board of Directors during its DECEMBER meeting.
"We're extremely pleased to have two of broadcasting's best serving on the NABEF Board of Directors," said NABEF Chairman GARY CHAPMAN. "Through the years, DAVID and his company have demonstrated an unwavering commitment to serving their local communities, earning recognition year after year through awards ranging from the EDWARD R. MURROW Awards to the ANNENBERG WALTER CRONKITE Award for Excellence in Television Political Journalism. And LARRY's reputation as a pre-eminent broadcast broker is surpassed only by his dedication to increasing diversity in our business. He gives unselfishly of his time and experience to interested entrepreneurs in our Broadcast Leadership Training program. We are grateful for their continued leadership."