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Picnic Time!

The big annual SBE Chapter 16 Picnic will be held Saturday, July 13th at the historic KIRO-AM transmitter facility on Vashon Island! Festivities begin at noon with free food, comradery and fun for chapter members, family & friends. This year’s…

Robinson named Chapter Educator of the Year

Seattle SBE Chapter 16 member, Roland Robinson, CBTE, CBT, CTO, has named as the Chapter Educator of the Year.  Roland will be recognized for the award at the Annual Chapter 16 Picnic, July 13. Roland is an Instructor of classes…

Alex Brewster – Chapter Engineer of the Year

The SBE Seattle Chapter 16 Board of Directors has selected Alex Brewster, CBRE, CBNT as the Chapter Engineer of the Year. Alex is currently Assistant Chief Engineer at Entercom, Seattle.  His duties include engineering support for FM stations KKWF, KNDD,…

June Luncheon Report

The June Chapter 16Luncheon featured Paul Kriegler, US Sales Manager of the Telos Alliance.  The June 13 luncheon included a tour of the Telos Demo van filled with the latest Telos audio Gear. At the luncheon, Paul demonstrated the Omnia…

Arne Skoog Memorial Scholarship

SBE Seattle 16 is inviting applications for the Arne Skoog Memorial Scholarship.  This scholarship is available for any Society of Broadcast Engineers member who resides in the Northwest, including Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Alaska. The scholarship is available for…

Clay’s Corner – June

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 And the Headline read – “Washington earned the No. 1 spot on U.S. News & World Report’s Best States rankings.” So you say – How come? Booming economy…The…

June Luncheon Announcement

Telos Alliance will sponsor the June Chapter Luncheon and feature presenter Paul Kriegler, US Sales Manager.  Paul is bringing the Telos Demo Van packed with audio gear from Telos, Omnia, 25-Seven, Axia and Linear Acoustic. The luncheon will be held…

SBE Chapter 16 Election Time!

Ryan Phillips, Election Chairman – Nominations for the Chapter 16 Board are due June 1. The nominations will be for Board Officers for a 1-year term to begin in September 1, 2019. Send your nominations to the Election Chairman at director1@sbe16.org .…

May Luncheon – Student Career Day

Our annual Student Careers meeting was held Tuesday May 7th at Roundtable Pizza in Federal Way.  Chapter 16 hosted this opportunity for students to get to know our TV and Radio engineering members. Twenty students and instructors from Bates Technical…

First Informer Broadcaster – Signed and Delivered!

Jim Dalke, CPBE, Editor – After three years of efforts by Washington Broadcasters to ensure access to transmitter and studio facilities during disasters, Governor Inslee has signed the “First Informer Broadcaster Bill.” Janene Drafs, Chairwoman of the Board of the…