Radio Advertising Bureau Board of Directors Elects New Officers & Directors

Hartley Adkins, EVP Major Markets of iHeartMedia, Inc. Elected RAB Board Chair

New York, NY – October 28, 2014 – The Radio Advertising Bureau held its annual Board of Directors Meeting in Baltimore, MD, October 21-22. During the meeting a new slate of Officers were elected, along with new incoming directors.
RAB Officers:
Hartley Adkins,
EVP Major Markets, iHeartMedia, Inc.
- RAB Board Chair
Ginny Morris,
Chair and CEO of Hubbard Radio, LLC.
- RAB Vice Chair
Kim Guthrie,
EVP, Radio, Cox
Media Group
- RAB Finance Chair
Steve Newberry,
President and CEO of Commonwealth Broadcasting
- RAB Secretary
Bud Walters,
Founder and President, The Cromwell Group
- Immediate Past Chair
Newly Elected Directors:
Drew Horowitz,
President and COO, Hubbard Radio, LLC
Bill McElveen,
EVP, Southern Region, Alpha Media
Pat Walsh
COO and CFO, Emmis Communications
Steve Wexler,
EVP, Journal Broadcast Group

"We are thrilled to have Hartley Adkins at the helm of the RAB Board of Directors, Hartley's experience at iHeartMedia, Inc. provides the RAB and the Board a tremendous strategic advantage as we continue to serve and advocate for the radio industry." noted Erica Farber, president and CEO of the Radio Advertising Bureau. "We also must thank Bud Walters for his guidance, leadership and service over these last two years. He has ensured a smooth transition with Hartley Adkins and will continue to be an ally to the RAB and to our industry."

For a full list of the RAB Board of Directors log onto www.rab.com.

About RAB 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. To learn more, log on to www.rab.com.