Membership Newsletter
October 8, 2020
LIVE AWARDS SHOW IS MONDAY @ 2:00 PM ET
Join hosts Ed Henson, Julie Milam and Chris Winkle on Monday at 2:00 PM ET, as we honor and celebrate the achievements of individuals and broadcast stations around the Commonwealth. KBA's Excellence In Broadcasting Awards show will be streamed live on KBA's FaceBook page or by clicking HERE.

SPECIAL AWARDS EDITION ECAST COMING MONDAY!
KBA ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
The Annual Membership meeting of the Kentucky Broadcasters Association will be held virtually on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 @ 11:00 AM ET. Please click on the link below to register. If you have any questions, please contact Chris Winkle at chris@kba.org.
POLITICAL ADVERTISING "LUNCH & LEARN" WEBINAR - RECORDING AVAILABLE
KBA "LUNCH & LEARN" WEBINAR
Political Advertising with Dawn Sciarrino
You have seen and read about the Consent Decrees coming out of the Commission for political file violations. Now is the time to make sure that your political file is compliant with the FCC’s pronouncements. Join Dawn Sciarrino for a one-hour refresher on the latest in the world of political advertising. Click HERE to access the archived recording.
QUARTERLY ISSUES DUE IN PUBLIC FILE ON OR BEFORE OCTOBER 10TH
October 10, is the deadline for all licensees of full-power stations to post to their online public files their Quarterly Issues/Programs Lists detailing the issues facing their communities and the programming that they broadcast to address those issues during July, August, and September.
"GET AFTER IT" WITH DAWNNA ST. LOUIS
The KBA, through a special invitation from the Indiana Broadcasters Association, is offering a program for members to inspire TV and Radio broadcasters as the end of the year nears and as stations begin to look ahead to 2021 and beyond. As broadcasters continue to work hard and stay innovative in the era of COVID-19, renowned motivational speaker Dawnna St. Louis will provide a unique perspective on how to stay motivated, move forward, and achieve success during her 90-minute program “Get After It.”

Stay motivated and drive your success when you discover how to:
  • Create an environment that destroys distractions and keeps you focused.
  • Amp up your playground, playmates, and playthings to propel your success.
  • Rock your Discovery Call with a simple 3-part strategy
  • Identify the tire-kickers from the top two buyer personas within minutes
  • Use Customer-Value language to influence buyers
  • Master the art of the next best question
  • Be a one-call objection-handling deal-closing ninja!

The free, online program will begin at 10AM Eastern on Thursday, October 22nd. Click HERE and scroll to the bottom to register.
KENTUCKY BROADCASTERS "SERVE" THEIR LOCAL COMMUNITIES
Serving Kentucky | We Are Broadcasters

Find out how America's local TV and radio stations are serving your community and making a valuable economic impact on your state.

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NEWSLETTER QUICK NOTES...
We are working with the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) to gain your input on advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in the radio and television industry.  Please take ten minutes to respond to the questions in this confidential survey.

Follow this link to the survey: Take the Survey

Your insight will help us identify trends and create useful tools, initiatives, seminars, and articles to advance this vital initiative. Our goal is to assist the broadcasting industry in maximizing your diversity initiatives and meeting your business objectives.

At the end of the survey, please provide your email address for a chance to win one of five free access passes to the NAB Leadership Foundation's online course, the First Time Managers series. This course provides your first-time managers with tools to lead with confidence and effectively manage a team.
We still have a plenty of the snow-white, highly fashionable masks available on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you would like additional masks, please email Amber at amber@kba.org
THIS ECAST SPONSORED BY PEM
DATES TO REMEMBER
OCTOBER 12, 2020 @ 2:00 PM ET
Excellence In Broadcasting Awards (broadcast live on KBA's Facebook page)

OCTOBER 14, 2020
@ 9:00 AM ET - KBA Board of Directors Meeting via Zoom
@11:00 AM ET - Annual KBA Membership Meeting via Zoom

SEPTEMBER 19-21, 2021
2021 KBA Annual Conference (Owensboro, KY)

*All times shown are Eastern
MEMBER SERVICE HOTLINES
BROADCAST LEGAL
Dawn Sciarrino - (202) 256-9551

IN-STATE LEGAL
Josh O'Bryan - (502) 568-0218

ENGINEERING
Scott Cason - (866) 452-2435, engineering@kba.org

Click HERE for information regarding Kentucky's Emergency Alert System
CURRENT KBA PEP SPONSORS
Gear Up Kentucky
Kentucky 811
Kentucky Agricultural Development Fund
Kentucky Counsel on Postsecondary Education
Kentucky Department of Aging & Independent Living
Kentucky Department of Transportation
Kentucky National Guard Youth Challenge
Kentucky Public Service Commission

For more information on KBA's PEP program, please click HERE
KBA STAFF MEMBERS
Chris Winkle, President & CEO
Amber Rhodes, Director of Membership & Events
Lisa Gross, PEP Coordinator
pep@kba.org
Scott Cason, Director of Engineering & Technology
Chris Winkle
KBA President & CEO
Julie H. Schmidt
2020 KBA Chairman
Kentucky Broadcasters Association
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Frankfort KY 40601
888-843-5221