Dick Ferguson, co-chief operating officer of Cox Radio, will receive the 2002
National Radio Award, the National Association of Broadcasters said Thursday.
Ferguson, former joint board chairman of the NAB board of directors, will
pick up the award at the NAB Radio Show in Seattle this September.
"Dick has been an incredible leader for all broadcasters," said John David,
the NAB's executive vice president of radio. "He's radio inside and out."
Ferguson has been in radio since he was in high school, getting his
professional start at WNHC in New Haven, Conn. He has been with Cox Radio since
April 1997, when Cox bought the radio company he co-owned, NewCity
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Contributing editor Paige Albiniak has been covering the business of television for nearly 25 years. She is a longtime contributor to Next TV, Broadcasting + Cable and Multichannel News. She concurrently serves as editorial director for entertainment marketing association Promax. She has written for such publications as TVNewsCheck, The New York Post, Variety, CBS Watch and more. Albiniak was B+C’s Los Angeles bureau chief from September 2002 to 2004, and an associate editor covering Congress and lobbying for the magazine in Washington, D.C., from January 1997-September 2002.
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