At a packed house in the iconic Rainbow Room at 30 Rockefeller Plaza 65th Floor, New York, the New York State Broadcasters Association inducted their annual Hall of Fame class. The luncheon was emceed by Ed Levine, CEO of Galaxy Media Partners. Levine is also the chair of NYSBA’s Hall of Fame committee. Around 190 people attended the luncheon.
This year’s class includes broadcasters from both television and radio, small markets and large. The group is composed of Angie Martinez, Irv Gikofsky (“Mr. G”), Craig Stevens Harris, Dan Cummings, and Bob Matthews. Each inductee is an invaluable member of their local community and has enjoyed a tremendous career. They delivered moving, career-spanning acceptance speeches that showcased their impact on colleagues and the media market in which they worked.
Congratulations to the inductees and thank you for your commitment to broadcasting.
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For additional information on each inductee, click here.