Country Radio Broadcasters Announce 2011 Country Radio Hall Of Fame Inductees
November 1, 2010 at 8:32 AM (PT)
COUNTRY RADIO BROADCASTERS, INC. (CRB) has announced that WILKS BROADCASTING Country KFKF/KANSAS CITY, MO PD/morning co-host DALE CARTER, Programming Consultant CHARLIE COOK, the late MOBY IN THE MORNING NETWORK PD DENE HALLAM, EMMIS BROADCASTING Country WTHI/OM/PD/morning personality BARRY KENT, PAYNE RADIO GROUP owner BILL PAYNE and former longtime ALPHA BROADCASTING Country KUPL/PORTLAND, OR OM/morning personality LEE ROGERS will be honored as its 2011 inductees into the COUNTRY RADIO HALL OF FAME.
DALE CARTER, BARRY KENT and LEE ROGERS are the 2011 “On-Air Personality” inductees, and CHARLIE COOK, DENE HALLAM and BILL PAYNE are the “Radio” inductees. The class of 2011 will be officially instated at a dinner ceremony on TUESDAY, MARCH 1, 2011, at the NASHVILLE CONVENTION CENTER. The event unofficially kicks off COUNTRY RADIO SEMINAR each year. CRS 2011 will be held MARCH 2-4, 2011 at the NASHVILLE CONVENTION CENTER.
Advance ticket prices for the HALL OF FAME ceremony and dinner are $100 for CRS 2011 registrants and $110 for non-registrants. The $125 on-site ticket price goes into effect after FEBRUARY 15, 2011. Tickets are on sale now at www.CRB.org.
COUNTRY RADIO HALL OF FAME Chairman CHARLIE MORGAN said: “The quality and quantity of applicants for the HALL OF FAME is truly amazing. It is a great reminder of the impact and legacy that so many talented people have made through their careers in Country radio. We are thrilled to honor six such deserving individuals at this year's HALL OF FAME dinner."
To purchase tickets to the dinner and induction ceremony, click here and download the registration form and return it to the Country Radio Broadcasters prior to February 2, 2010 or visit www.crb.org.