From The Chair – September

From The Chair – September

- Marty Hadfield, CPBE- Hello Seattle Chapter 16 membership – in my role as Chairman, I am truly pleased to introduce you to our chapter leadership and Board of Directors that are joining our chapter management team.   Trent Sheppard is now our Vice Chairman, our new chapter Secretary is Don Shaw, John Monroe was elected…

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September Meeting – Nautel & RF Specialties

September Meeting – Nautel & RF Specialties

By Dale Comer, Program Chairman On Wednesday, September 10th at 12pm, we’ll return to the Meadows Room in the Museum of Flight.  RF Specialties Group and Nautel will be here.  Nautel will present the latest AUI (Advanced User Interface), and other features like Phone Home available…

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CERTIFICATION NEWS

CERTIFICATION NEWS

I just received word that we have 6 new “Certified Broadcast Technologists”, one of which just received his “Amateur General Class Ticket” and received a National Ennis Scholarship – It has been a great summer. Particulars next month! So why do we do what we…

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Clay’s Corner – September

Clay’s Corner – September

Welcome to FALL !  For most of you the autumnal equinox is officially Sept 22nd…but for those of us in the PNW Labor Day is just about it.   Why else would the Seattle celebration of ‘Bumbershoot’ occur now?   Actually we’ve had a wonderful warm and sunshine…

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Gary W. Engard – CPBE, W7QS

Gary W. Engard – CPBE, W7QS

Beloved husband, friend, passed peacefully at home with his Deb and all of his critters at his side. Broadcast Engineer and pilot extraordinaire. Friend to all. (Seattle Times, August 17, 2014 http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/seattletimes/obituary.aspx?n=gary-wallace-engard&pid=172144285 ) Gary was a Lifetime Member of the Society of Broadcast Engineers.  Gary was an…

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From the Chair – Arthur Willetts

From the Chair – Arthur Willetts

You are reading the twenty-fourth and final installment of the From the Chair report which I have presented to the Chapter every month during my two terms of being Chairman. Next month, you’ll get a fresh perspective from the new Chairman, Marty Hadfield. More on…

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CERTIFICATION NEWS

CERTIFICATION NEWS

Things are getting busy this week. Several people are taking the CBT ‘Broadcast Technologist exam this week. We also have a ‘Network Technologist’ exam to administer. Wishing them all ‘good luck’. With the Summer if full – hot – weather mode …. Maybe you could…

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