MAB News Archive

A Message from MAB Chairman Ed Fernandez

If you are like me, every minute of your time is scheduled. This is why investing your time in the Great Lakes Broadcasting Conference and Expo (GLBC) will be a good decision for you and your staff. GLBC will refresh you, offer networking opportunities, and present new ideas and new ways of looking at how… read more

GLBC Registration Discount Deadline Extended!

Haven’t had a chance to register for the Great Lakes Broadcasting Conference yet? Good news! We’ve extended the early-bird deadline so you have one more week to save! Register through April 10, 2016 and MAB members can attend the entire conference for only $159! Get all the GLBC info here: http://bit.ly/GLBConference Print

Associate Member Spotlight: The Lyman & Sheets Insurance Agency

The Lyman & Sheets Insurance Agency’s early beginnings date back to 1874 when the state’s first insurance commissioner created an insurance agency to serve the needs of the citizens. Today, the Lyman & Sheets Agency is a full-service insurance firm offering property, general liability, workers’ compensation, builder’s risk, auto, crime, directors and officers liability, professional liability,… read more

Traffic Director Spotlight: Lisa DeAngelo

Lisa DeAngelo  Krol Communications, Owosso Lisa DeAngelo wears many hats at WJSZ-FM in Owosso.  Not only is she the Operations and Office Manager, she is also the Traffic Director, Production Director, and Midday host on the station.  Lisa has been with Krol Communications since December 2009.  She began her radio career in 1992 at WYCD-FM… read more

Why is My Station Not Featured in MAB News Briefs?

If your station has not been featured in MAB News Briefs, we need you to send us information about your events and activities.  We’re always looking for information on community service events, new personnel hires, format changes, and whatever is going on at your station. We also love photos!  Lots of photos! We want to… read more

The MAB Job Bank

If you’re looking for a new challenge, your first job, or maybe an internship, you’ll find many listings on the MAB Job Bank.  We want to help you find the job you want. Stations:  We have a situation wanted section where savvy job seekers are placing their resume and contact information.  You’ll also find a… read more

WOLY’s Battle for License Renewal Ends

On March 30, the FCC issued a final order in the case of former broadcast station WOLY-AM (Battle Creek).  The station’s former licensee, Christian Family Network (CFN), has been trying to get the FCC to reverse its dismissal of both a license renewal and a request for Special Temporary Authority. According to the Memorandum Opinion and… read more