AURN To Recognize Barry Mayo & Hundley Batts
March 3, 2009 at 10:59 AM (PT)
AMERICAN URBAN RADIO NETWORKS (AURN) will sponsor their 8th Annual Urban Knight Awards at the RAB RADIO Sales & Leadership Conference MARCH 16 – 18 at ROSEN SHINGLE CREEK RESORT in ORLANDO, FLORIDA. The presentation will take place MONDAY evening MARCH 18th. This year’s honorees include BARRY MAYO, Pres/Radio Div. of RADIO ONE and HUNDLEY BATTS co-owner of Urban AC WEUP/HUNTSVILLE, AL.
“I could not think of two finer radio soldiers to go in the Urban Knights Hall Of Fame,” said JERRY LOPES, AURN Pres/Program Operations & Affiliations. “BARRY MAYO has done all one could do in radio and succeeded at every level. HUNDLEY BATTS recently celebrated 50 years of dedicated service to the HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA community.”
Also scheduled to be recognized this year are VAN ALLEN, Exec.VP & CFO RAB, GARY BERNSTEIN, Pres/Programming SYNDICATION ONE, STEVE PATTERSON, VP/Market Manager INNER CITY BROADCASTING COLUMBIA, SC, KEVIN PERRY, VP/GM PERRY BROADCASTING and HARVEY STONE, Pres/GM KBLX SAN FRANCISCO.