August 4, 2021
Washington, D.C. – The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced today the finalists for the 2021 NAB Marconi Radio Awards, honoring radio stations and on-air personalities for excellence in broadcasting. The winners will be announced October 13 at the Marconi Reception, held during the 2021 Radio Show in Las Vegas.
The Marconi Reception will begin immediately following Wednesday's "Putting Podcasting to Work for Local Revenue and Marketing" session. A ticket to the Marconi Reception is included with Radio Show registration.
Established in 1989 and named after inventor and Nobel Prize winner Guglielmo Marconi, the NAB Marconi Radio Awards is the industry's signature awards program.
This year's NAB Marconi Radio Award finalists are:
LEGENDARY STATION OF THE YEAR
LEGENDARY MANAGER OF THE YEAR
NETWORK/SYNDICATED PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
MAJOR MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
LARGE MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
MEDIUM MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
SMALL MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
MAJOR MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
LARGE MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
MEDIUM MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
SMALL MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
BEST RADIO PODCAST OF THE YEAR
AC STATION OF THE YEAR
CHR STATION OF THE YEAR
CLASSIC HITS STATION OF THE YEAR
COLLEGE RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR
COUNTRY STATION OF THE YEAR
NEWS/TALK STATION OF THE YEAR
RELIGIOUS STATION OF THE YEAR
ROCK STATION OF THE YEAR
SPANISH STATION OF THE YEAR
SPORTS STATION OF THE YEAR
URBAN STATION OF THE YEAR
Press registration for the 2021 Radio Show is available here.
The 2021 Radio Show, produced by the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB) and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), will be held October 13-14 in Las Vegas. This year's show, co-located with NAB Show, brings radio broadcasters and industry colleagues together to share knowledge, discover the latest innovations, network with industry leaders and explore creative business strategies. To learn more about the 2021 Radio Show, visit www.radioshowweb.com.
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America's broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.
The Radio Advertising Bureau serves more than 6,000 member radio stations in the U.S. and over 1,000 member networks, representative firms, broadcast vendors and international organizations. RAB leads and participates in educational, research, sales and advocacy programs that promote and advance radio as a primary advertising medium. For more information, log onto www.rab.com.