NAB Holds Fritts Fete In DC
February 8, 2006 at 6:27 AM (PT)
The NAB held a farewell event for former Pres./CEO EDDIE FRITTS in WASHINGTON on TUESDAY evening at the WILLARD HOTEL, with political and industry heavyweights on hand to wish FRITTS well. Sens. TRENT LOTT, TED STEVENS, and THAD COCHRAN and Reps. ED MARKEY and JOE BARTON joined CLEAR CHANNEL's LOWRY MAYS and other broadcasters at the cocktail reception honoring FRITTS' 23 years at the helm of the NAB.
FRITTS told the gathering that he will be setting up "THE FRITTS GROUP LLC" and will continue being active in WASHINGTON; he will continue to consult the NAB.