WGAC-A, Staff Honored By GAB
July 14, 2010 at 11:16 AM (PT)
BEASLEY News/Talk 580 WGAC-A/AUGUSTA, GA was named the GEORGIA ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS "Radio Station of the Year," mid-sized market for the ninth consecutive year, The station was recognized at the Association’s 2010 annual awards banquet held last month in ATLANTA.
Four WGAC-A personnel were also individually recognized with “Gabby" Awards: News Dir./morning host MARY LIZ NOLAN won "Best Newscast," AUSTIN RHODES won "Personality of the Year;" Sports Dir. ASHLEY BROWN, won "Best Sportscast" and "Best Sports Feature;" and Production Dir. MICHAEL LANE was honored for the year’s "Best Commercial."
"WGAC has been named station of the year for nine years in a row," BEASLEY/AUGUSTA VP/Market Manager KENT DUNN said. "No other station can claim that distinction and I think this year’s win demonstrates the heritage and legacy of WGAC."
"When you've got an incredible team like we have here at WGAC, and supportive management, it is easy to accomplish great things," PD HARLEY DREW added, Scoring this award an unprecedented nine times in a row is something we are all proud of and it makes all the hard work and dedication worth it!"