NABOB Spring Awards Dinner Set
February 26, 2010 at 3:58 PM (PT)
THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BLACK OWNED BROADCASTERS (NABOB) will hold its 26th Annual Communications Awards Dinner FRIDAY, MARCH 19th at the OMNI SHOREHAM HOTEL in WASHINGTON D.C. This year’s honorees include singer MAXWELL, legendary songwriters KENNY GAMBLE and LEON HUFF and gospel GRAMMY winner HEZEKIAH WALKER.
The awards banquet will feature a live, all-star tribute to the late TEDDY PENDERGRASS, featuring PEABO BRYSON, JOE and THE RAY CHEW BAND, along with a special video tribute to INNER CITY BROADCASTING founder, PERCY SUTTON.
“2009 was a significant year for Blacks in the broadcast industry and throughout the entertainment arena. We experienced some major successes, but we lost some true heroes,” said NABOB Exec. Dir. JIM WINSTON. “I’m proud for this time to celebrate our achievements as we come together to build a stronger future for people of color in our industry.”