October 6,  2017
It's Almost Here- The KBA Annual Conference begins Monday!
We can't wait to see you there.
 
 

 
FREE Seminars by the Industry's Best Trainers!
Even if you didn't register for the KBA conference by the 9/1 deadline, you can still attend the educational conferences for FREE.   
Just come to the Registration Desk at the Galt House a few minutes before the start time of the session you want to attend and get your "Educational Sessions Only" badge.  Meals are not included for a sessions only badge.  
 
Managers, don't miss this opportunity for training by some of the industry's very best!  Please let your folks know that on Tuesday, October 10th, we have:
FOUR Sales Seminars
TWO News Seminars
TWO Radio Programming Seminars
ONE Digital Sales Seminar
ONE Management/H.R. Seminar
ONE Engineering Seminar
ONE Copyright Law Seminar
ONE Safety-in-the-Workplace Seminar
ONE Lobbying Seminar
ONE FCC Seminar
The agenda is below and attached.
 
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Ballroom C, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2
nd Floor
9:00a.m.-10:15a.m. Educational Sessions
9:00a.m.-10:15a.m. Building Relationships Your Competitors Can't Steal
Chris Lytle , Breathitt Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
9:00a.m.-10:15a.m. Lobbying Your Leaders - How to Effectively Influence Those Elected to Represent You
Jeff Hoover, Kentucky Speaker of the House and Steve Newberry, Newberry and Associates, Clements Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
9:00a.m.-10:15a.m. Dealing with Aggressive Behavior: Enhancing Your Safety in the Office and the Community
Ron Scheidt-Combs-Chandlers Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
9:00a.m. -10:15a.m. Al's Jaw Droppingly Cool Tools
Al Tompkins, Nunn Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd
Floor
 
10:15a.m.-10:30a.m. Networking Break and Refreshments in the Exhibitor Showcase Area, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2 nd Floor;
10:30a.m.-11:45a.m. Educational Sessions
10:30a.m.-11:45a.m. Nearly a Year into the New Administration: What's Happening at the FCC?
Dawn Sciarrino and Christine McLaughlin, Breathitt Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
10:30a.m.-11:45a.m. Automobile Sales
Adam Armbruster, Clements Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
10:30a.m.-11:45a.m. Next GEN TV
Stan Knott-, Combs- Chandler Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
10:30-11:45a.m. Open Forum Engineering Panel from A to Z
Greg Happel, William Smith, Rick Crago, Nunn Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd
Floor
 
11:45a.m.-Noon Noon Networking in Exhibitor Showcase
1:45p.m.-3:00p.m. Educational Sessions
1:45p.m.-3:00p.m. Separating Fact from Fake News
Al Tompkins, Breathitt Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2
nd Floor
1:45p.m.-3:00p.m. Copyright Law and Everything You Need to Know About GMR
Monica Diaz, AJ Correale, Clements Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
1:45p.m.-3:00p.m. The Four Essential Elements of Every Successful Show: Making the Audience Fall in Love with You So They Come Back For More
Steve Reynolds, The Reynolds, Group, Combs-Chandler Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
1:45p.m.-3:00p.m. Back to Basics
Chris Lytle, Nunn Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd
Floor
 
3:00p.m.-3:15p.m. Networking Snack Break in the Exhibitor Showcase
3:15p.m.-4:30p.m. Educational Sessions
3:15p.m.-4:30p.m. Hiring Right the First Time
Kim Busse, Omnia Group, Breathitt Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
3:15p.m.-4:30p.m. Getting the VIP Meeting
Adam Armbruster, Clements Room, Galt House Hotel Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
3:15p.m.-4:30p.m. Content is Queen : The Three Most Strategic Kinds of Content, How to Be More Local, and Ten Secrets to Successful Shows
Steve Reynolds, The Reynolds Group, Combs-Chandler Room,. Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
3:15p.m.-4:30p.m. Digital Media: Get It, Sell It, Don't Overcomplicate It
Amy Stroud, Forcht Broadcasting, Nunn Room, Galt House Hotel, Suite Tower, 2nd Floor
 

KBA Offers Reimbursement as a Member Benefit

The Kentucky Broadcasters Association will reimburse broadcast stations licensed to a community in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and KBA members for NAB Show, Small Market Television Exchange, Country Radio Seminar and NAB/RAB Radio Show up to the annually approved amounts. Reimbursement amounts are approved by the Board of Directors at the Fall Board Meeting for the following year.

Approved Reimbursements for 2017:
* Country Radio Seminar - Registration Fee Only
* NAB Show, Las Vegas - Up to $1,000 per attendee
* RAB/NAB Radio Show, Austin TX - Up to $750 per attendee
* Small Market Television Exchange - Up to $1,000 per attendee

Reimbursement Requirements:
1. Reimbursement is to be submitted after the conference.
2. All reimbursements must be received within 60 days of the last day of the conference.
3. Each reimbursement must include the reimbursement form and applicable receipts (up to the approved amount.)
Reimbursable expenses include:
  • Registration Fees
  • Transportation
  • Lodging
  • Meals
4.  Each reimbursement must include a copy of the attendee's name badge from the conference.

To complete your online reimbursement form, Click here.     

The KBA has produced a 2017 membership directory.  Directories are available online and a hard copy will be available soon. To access the online directory, visit www.kba.org and click on the Member Directory tab. The password is kba@directory17. If you do not see yourself or your company, listed please contact Liza by emailing kba@kba.org or Karen at Karen@kba.org.  
Has your station scheduled an ABIP Inspection this year?
This is now a FREE Member Benefit.
Call the KBA office (888) 843-5221 or click here for details.
This service could save you thousands of dollars in FCC fines

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